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Been in the Storm So Long: A Collection of Spirituals, Folk Tales and Children's Games from Johns Island, SC

Various Artists
Been in the Storm So Long: A Collection of Spirituals, Folk Tales and Children's Games from Johns Island, SC

An extraordinary sound portrait of one of the oldest African American communities in the western world. Collectors Guy and Candie Carawan's document of Johns Island, South Carolina reveals a community full of music and life. "Virtuoso performances of the song and shout congregational traditional singing." — National Museum of American History

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Track Listing

101
Remember Me Moving Star Hall Singers 2:07
102
See God's Ark A-Moving Moving Star Hall Singers 3:01
103
Ask the Watchman How Long Moving Star Hall Singers 2:16
104
Meet Me in Galilee Moving Star Hall Singers 2:08
105
Talking `Bout a Good Time Benjamin Bligen 2:37
106
That's All Right Laura Rivers 2:45
107
Jesus Knows All About My Trouble Moving Star Hall Singers 1:29
108
Esau Jenkins Talking Esau Jenkins 3:37
109
Lay Down Body Moving Star Hall Singers 6:02
110
Welcome Table and Prayer Alice Wine 2:00
111
Ezekial in the Valley Moving Star Hall Singers 3:05
112
Been in the Storm So Long Mary Pickney 5:55
113
Jack and Mary and the Three Dogs Janie Hunter 1:35
114
You Got to Move Janie Hunter 2:30
115
Moonlight in Glory Ruth Bligen 1:47
116
Mary Rolled the Stone Away Janie Hunter 2:14
117
Ezekial in the Valley Janie Hunter 3:04
118
Down on Me Mary Pickney and Janie Hunter 2:51
119
Reborn Again Benjamin Bligen 1:45
120
Row Michael Row Moving Star Hall Singers 1:12
121
Johnny Cuckoo Janie Hunter 1:03
122
Old Lady from Booster Moving Star Hall Singers 1:22
123
Shoo Turkey Moving Star Hall Singers 1:04
124
Mr. Postman Die Moving Star Hall Singers 1:19
125
Water My Flowers Moving Star Hall Singers 2:11
126
Rabbit and Partridge Janie Hunter 1:21
127
Improvised Blues Mary Pickney and Janie Hunter 6:48
128
Jack and Mary and the Devil Janie Hunter 6:47

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