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Mountain Music of Kentucky

Various Artists
Mountain Music of Kentucky

Originally issued as a single LP in 1960, Mountain Music of Kentucky was praised as "the greatest Kentucky record ever issued and one of the greatest records in the entire literature of American folk song" (San Francisco Chronicle 1960). This much expanded compilation features some of the outstanding traditional musicians of the twentieth century with two full hours of performances (60 minutes previously unreleased), new notes, and many photographs by John Cohen. "One of the greatest records in the entire literature of American folk song." — San Francisco Chronicle.

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Originalmente publicado como un único LP en 1960, Música de la montaña de Kentucky fue elogiado como ”el mayor registro nunca antes emitido en Kentucky y uno de los mayores registros en toda la literatura de la canción popular estadounidense&ldquo (San Francisco Chronicle 1960).

Esta compilación, más ampliada, cuenta con algunos de los músicos tradicionales sobresalientes del Siglo XX, dos horas de presentaciones (60 minutos inéditos), notas nuevas y muchas fotografías de John Cohen. ”Uno de los mayores registros en toda la literatura de la canción popular estadounidense.&ldquo - San Francisco Chronicle.

Track Listing

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Old Age Pension Blues Bill Cornett 2:02
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Hook and Line Bill Cornett 1:04
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John Henry Bill Cornett 4:01
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Pretty Polly Bill Cornett 2:56
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Old Reuben Bill Cornett 1:42
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Spring of '65 J.D. Cornett 2:30
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Sally in the Garden J.D. Cornett 0:33
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Barbara Allen J.D. Cornett 0:32
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When We Shall Meet Old Regular Baptist Church (Ky.) 6:13
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Amazing Grace Old Regular Baptist Church (Ky.) 6:30
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111
Across the Rocky Mountain Roscoe Holcomb 3:45
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112
Graveyard Blues Roscoe Holcomb 2:28
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Cripple Creek Roscoe Holcomb 1:01
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True Love Roscoe Holcomb 3:47
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Sally in the Garden Marion Sumner 0:51
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Lost Indian Marion Sumner 0:54
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Hollow Poplar Marion Sumner 0:59
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The Death of the Blue Eagle George Davis 1:55
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Little Birdie Willie Chapman 1:21
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120
Lost Indian Willie Chapman 1:01
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Jaw Bone Willie Chapman 0:56
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Bunker's Hill Willie Chapman 0:42
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Cacklin' Hen Willie Chapman 0:51
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Julie Ann Willie Chapman 1:12
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Born in Old Kentucky Bill Cornett 2:24
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Buck Creek Girls Bill Cornett 1:03
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Sweet Willie Bill Cornett 1:56
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Cluck Old Hen Bill Cornett 1:25
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Coney Island (Coney Isle) Roscoe Holcomb 1:44
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Baby Let Your Hair Roll Down Roscoe Holcomb 2:06
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Wayfaring Stranger Roscoe Holcomb 3:09
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Stingy Woman Roscoe Holcomb 2:01
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East Virginia Roscoe Holcomb 3:30
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Single Girl Roscoe Holcomb 1:56
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Black Eyed Suzy Roscoe Holcomb 1:27
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Hills of Mexico Roscoe Holcomb 2:55
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Foreign Lander Martha Hall 0:52
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Kitty Alone Martha Hall 1:17
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Young and Tender Ladies Martha Hall 0:42
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Charlie's Neat Granville Bowling 0:46
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Cotton Eyed Joe Granville Bowling 0:42
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Little Sunshine Granville Bowling 0:52
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Wild Bill Jones Granville Bowling 1:43
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Great Speckled Bird Holiness Church 1:34
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Clap and Shout Holiness Church 1:30
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Cry from the Cross Holiness Church 2:36
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Clap, Shout and Shriek Holiness Church 1:26
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Wagoner's Lad Mr. and Mrs. John Sams 2:33
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The Absentee Mr. and Mrs. John Sams 1:54
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The Coo-Coo (Coo-Coo Bird) Mr. and Mrs. John Sams 1:20
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Marthis Campbell James Crase 1:29
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Sally Goodin' James Crase 1:41
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Fiddler a Dram James Crase 2:13
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Fox Chase James Crase 2:29
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Old Joe Clark James Crase 2:26
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Fire on the Mountain James Crase 1:45
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Ways of the World James Crase 1:20
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Inch Along James Crase 1:31
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Skip to My Lou James Crase 1:57
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St. Louis Blues Lee Sexton 1:43
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Pretty Polly Lee Sexton 2:14
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Fly Around My Pretty Little Miss Lee Sexton 0:52
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Fox Chase Lee Sexton 0:58
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Ruby Martin Young and Corbett Grigsby 2:05
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No Letter in the Mail Martin Young and Corbett Grigsby 2:33
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Pretty Fair Miss in the Garden Martin Young and Corbett Grigsby 5:20
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John Henry Martin Young and Corbett Grigsby 1:12
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Rocky Island Martin Young and Corbett Grigsby 1:57

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