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Title Friends of Old Time Music.

Published Washington, DC : Smithsonian Folkways, [2006]


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource
Notes "Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage"--Original container.
Blues, bluegrass, popular, and traditional music recorded at the Friends of Old Time Music concerts in New York, N.Y.
Originally issued as compact discs.
Program and biographical notes laid in original container.
Some selections previously released.
Contents Amelia Earhart's last flight (The Greenbriar Boys) (3:47) -- Brakeman's blues (Bill Monroe and his Blue Grass Boys) (2:32) -- Foggy mountain top (Maybelle Carter) (2:07) -- Hick's farewell (Doc Watson) (5:00) -- Jordan is a hard road to travel (The New Lost City Ramblers) (2:42) -- Write me a few of your lines (Fred McDowell) (2:54) -- Bimini gal (Joseph Spence) (2:44) -- Shady grove (1:47) ; Grey eagle (1:36) ; Walkin' the dog (2:03) (Bill Monroe and his Blue Grass Boys) -- San Francisco Bay blues (Jesse Fuller) (3:24) -- Short life of trouble (Doc and Arnold Watson) (3:41) -- John Henry (Roscoe Holcomb) (1:59) -- Kneelin' down inside the gate (Stanley Thompson) (3:45) -- Tell my why you like Roosevelt (McKinley Peebles) (4:29) -- Bury me under the weeping willow (Maybelle Carter) (2:34) -- Mansions for me (The Stanley Brothers) (2:27) -- Before this time another year (Bessie Jones and the Georgia Sea Island Singers) (5:02).
I'm troubled (Doc and Arnold Watson) (3:10) -- Country blues (Dock Boggs) (4:24) -- Going down to the river (Fred McDowell) (3:09) -- East Virginia blues (Roscoe Holcomb) (4:51) -- Storms are on the ocean (Maybelle Carter) (3:03) -- Dream of the miner's child (The Stanley Brothers) (4:03) -- Soldier's joy (Hobart Smith) (1:45) -- Coffee blues (Mississippi John Hurt) (4:47) -- Live and let live (Bill Monroe and his Blue Grass Boys) (2:46) -- Lonely tombs (The Watson Family) (2:25) -- Rockin' boogie (Jesse Fuller) (3:46) -- Brown's dream (Gaither Carlton and Doc Watson) (1:43) -- Down south blues (Dock Boggs) (3:17) -- Knoxville blues (Sam McGee) (2:30) -- Have a feast here tonight (The Stanley Brothers) (3:12) -- Riley (John Davis and the Georgia Sea Island Singers) (2:09) -- Buck and wing (Jesse Fuller) (1:22) -- Hell among the yearlings (Arthur Smith) (1:47).
My creole belle (Mississippi John Hurt) (2:54) -- "Guitar lesson" (1:26) ; Cincinnati blues (2:27) (Jesse Fuller) -- Poor boy in jail (Dock Boggs) (2:41) -- He's solid gone (Maybelle Carter) (2:44) -- Maggie Walker blues (The Clarence Ashley Group) (3:43) -- Chevrolet (Ed Young and Emma Ramsay) (3:14) -- Rising sun blues (Roscoe Holcomb) (3:03) -- Lord, build me a cabin in glory (Bill Monroe and his Blue Grass Boys) (1:37) -- Frankie and Albert (Mississippi John Hurt) (5:20) -- Hard times (The Stanley Brothers) (2:23) -- Miller's will (Horton Barker) (3:17) -- Coo coo bird (Clarence Ashley) (4:04) -- Double file (Gaither Carlton and Doc Watson) (1:30) -- Wandering boy (Annie Bird) (3:22) -- Stranger blues (Jessie Fuller) (3:29) -- I saw the light (Bill Monroe and his Blue Grass Boys) (2:24) -- Sugar Hill (Maybelle Carter) (1:06) -- Amazing grace (The Clarence Ashley Group) (4:29).
Performers Various performers.
Notes Recorded live in New York City, Feb. 11, 1961-May 16, 1965.
Other author Ashley, Clarence, 1895-1967, performer.
Barker, Horton, 1889-1973, performer.
Bird, Annie, performer.
Boggs, Dock, 1898-1971, performer.
Carlton, Gaither, 1901-1972, performer.
Carter, Maybelle, 1909-1978, performer.
Davis, John (Folk-singer), performer.
Fuller, Jesse, performer.
Holcomb, Roscoe, performer.
Hurt, Mississippi John, 1892-1966, performer.
Jones, Bessie, 1902-1984, performer.
McDowell, Fred, performer.
McGee, Sam, 1894-1975, performer.
Monroe, Bill, 1911-1996, performer.
Peebles, Kinny, performer.
Ramsay, Emma, performer.
Siegel, Peter K., performer.
Smith, Arthur, 1898-1971, performer.
Smith, Hobart, 1897-1965, performer.
Spence, Joseph, 1910-1984, performer.
Thompson, Stanley, performer.
Watson, Arnold, performer.
Watson, Doc, performer.
Young, Ed, 1908-1974, performer.
Blue Grass Boys, performer.
Clarence Ashley Group, performer.
Doc Watson Family (Musical group), performer.
Friends of Old-Time Music.
Greenbriar Boys, performer.
New Lost City Ramblers, performer.
Sea Island Singers, performer.
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage.
Stanley Brothers, performer.
Subject Bluegrass music -- 1961-1970.
Blues (Music) -- 1961-1970.
Folk songs, English -- United States.
Old-time music.
Popular music -- 1961-1970.
Variant Title Subtitle on original container: Folk arrival, 1961-1965.