American Ballads And Folk Songs

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Media: Book
Arrangement: Voice (VCE)
Catalogue #: DP17320


With this ample collection of ballads and songs, you can immerse yourself in the rich tradition and heritage of American folk music. Discover the diversity, spontaneity, free-flowing melody and sheer invention of scores of songs sung by cowboys and convicts, lumberjacks, hobos, miners, plantation slaves, mountaineers, soldiers and many others.

Musicians, musicologists, folklorists, singers - anyone interested in American fok music - will welcome this treasury of timeless song gathered in one handy, inexpensive volume.

Click on a song below to find all titles, including compilations, that contain it.
Adieu To Bon Country
Ain' No Mo' Cane On De Brazis
Alabama Bound
All The Pretty Little Horses
Alla En El Rancho Grande
An Idaho Cowboy Dance
Ard To Be A Nigger
Aurore Pradere
Bad Man Ballad
Big Jim
Bill Martin And Ella Speed
Billy Boy
Billy The Kid
Black Betty The Hammer Song
Black Eyed Susie
Bucking Bronco
Casey Jones [Newton, Eddie]
Charley Snyder
Cooton Field Song
Cormfield Hollar
Cotton-eyed Joe
Cowboy To Pitching Bronco
Cowbys' Gettin'-up Hollr
Criole Candjo
Cuatro Palomitas Blancas
Cumerland Gap
Darky Sunday School
Darlin' Polly Williams
De Ballit Of De Boll Weevil
De Black Gal
De Grey Goose
De Midnight Special
Dirty Mistreatin' Woman
Down In The Valley
Drink That Rot Gut
Drink's Blus
El Abandonado
El Amor Que Te Tenia
Every Night When The Sun Goes In
Fare Thee Well, Babe
Foller De Drinkin' Gou'd
Frankie And Albert
Frog Went A-courtin' Crows In The Garden
From The Chuck Wagon
Git Along, Little Doggies
Go Away F'om Mah Window
God Ol' Mountan Dew
Goin' Home
Goin' To Boston
Good-by, Old Paint
Good-by, Prtty Mama
Great God-a'mighty
Groun Hog
Gwineter Harness In De Mornin' Soon
Halleluja, Bu Again
Hard Times
Hardle Think I Will
Hell In Texas
Honey, Take A Whiff On Me
I Love Little Willie
I Wish I Was A Mole In The Ground
Ida Red
Illie The Weeper
In Town
Jesse James
Jim Haggerty's Story
John Harty
John Henry
Julie Ann Johnson
Jumpin' Judy
Levee Camp 'Holler'
Little Brown Jug
Liza Jane
Long Gone
Long Time Agao
Louisianna Girls Weevily Wheat
Michie Preval
Midnight Special
Mustang Gray
My Li'l John Henry
My Yellow Gal
Nachul-born Easman
Ol' John Bown
Ol' Mother Hare
Old Bill
Old Dan Tucker
Old Joe Clark
On Meesh-e-gan
Other Cowboy Boasting Chants
Ou Som Souroucou
Paddy Works On The Erie
Paper Of Pins
Pick A Bale O' Cotton
Po' Boy
Po Laz'us
Poor Lonesome Cowboy
Quantrellsam Hall
Railroad Bill
Rattle Snake
Reason I Stay On Job So Long
Red River Shore
Roy Bean
Run, Nigger, Run!
Rye Whisky
Sam Bas
Sandy Lan'
Shack Bully Holler
Shortenin' Bread
Shorty Georgr
Shot My Pistol In De Heart Of Town
Skip To My Lou
Snagtooth Sal
Soot The Buffalo
Sourwood Mountain
Spanish Johnny
Steel Laying Holler
Sugar Babe
Susan Van Dusan
Tearin' Out-a Wilderness
Ten Thousnad Miles From Home
The Arkansa Traveller
The Ballad Of Davy Crckett
The Bear In The Hill
The Buffalo Skinners
The 'Cholly' Blues
The Connecticut Peddler
The Cowboy's Dream
The Cryderville Jail
The Drunkard's Doom
The Factory Gil
The Gal I Left Behind Me
The Gilamonster Route
The Heavy-hipted Woman
The Highly Educated Man
The Killer
The Little Mohee
The Man On The Flying Trapeeze
The Old Bachelo
The Old Chizzum Trail
The Old Gray Goose
The Old Gray Horses
The Roving Gambler
The Stampede
The Wreck Of The Six-wheel Driver
The Wreck On Th C. & O.
Three Pigs
Tie Shuffling Chant
Tie Tamping Chant
Tonight, Tonight [Smashing Pumpkings, The]
Tragedia De Heraclio Bernal
Tying A Knot In The Devil's Tail
Un, Deux, Trois
Way Over In The Boobing Garden
What Folks Are Made Of
When De Good Lord Sets You Free
When I Was A Cowboy
When I Was Single [The Man]
When I Was Single [The Woman]
Ye Ballade Of Ivan Petrovsky Skevar

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Sales Rank: Not specified
Published on: 13/07/2000
Format: Mixed Songbook
Length: 632 pages
Language: English
Publisher: Dover Publications
Author: John A. Lomax; Alan Lomax

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