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Solomon Valley Ballads

Solomon Valley Ballads

Eugene Jemison’s songs about the life of Kansas settlers in the Solomon Valley include adaptations of ballads brought to the prairie from back East, as well as locally-composed songs about the plight of the Plains tribes. His unaffected style conveys the trials and joys of frontier life with honest grace.

Track Listing

101
Ten Thousand Miles Away Eugene Jemison 1:39
102
The Ocean Burial Eugene Jemison 2:52
103
Crossing the Plains Eugene Jemison 1:50
104
Fair Florilla Eugene Jemison 4:06
105
The Bachelor's Complaint Eugene Jemison 1:38
201
Girls, Quit Your Rowdy Ways Eugene Jemison 2:59
202
The Old Elm Tree Eugene Jemison 4:21
203
Come All Ye Merry Hunters Eugene Jemison 2:11
204
Fair Charlotte Eugene Jemison 5:30

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