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The Traditional Music of Beech Mountain, North Carolina, Vol. 2

Various Artists
The Traditional Music of Beech Mountain, North Carolina, Vol. 2: The Later Songs and Hymns, LP artwork
The Traditional Music of Beech Mountain, North Carolina, Vol. 2: The Later Songs and Hymns by Various Artists, LP artwork
The Traditional Music of Beech Mountain, North Carolina, Vol. 2: The Later Songs and Hymns, CD artwork
The Traditional Music of Beech Mountain, North Carolina, Vol. 2: The Later Songs and Hymns by Various Artists, CD artwork
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"These two recordings were made from field tapes recorded over a period of several years during which we enjoyed repeated visits to friends on Beech Mountain in northwestern North Carolina. When programming them, we found it appropriate to divide them as we did. On the first volume you will find a number of Child ballads and ancient songs, plus gospel songs from the days of the old camp meetings. The second volume contains songs that have entered our tradition more recently, along with several hymns as they are sung in harmony today in the little church in Beech Creek. These two recordings are important and authentic examples of home-made music in the Appalachian tradition."
-Sandy Paton, Folk-Legacy Records

This is the second volume in a two volume set, originally released by Folk-Legacy Records in 1964. Liner notes contain extensive details on Beech Mountain, its inhabitants, and their music.

Track Listing

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Precious Memories Beech Mountain 3:45
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I Went to See My Suzie Beech Mountain 1:07
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103
Johnson Boys Beech Mountain 0:42
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The Courting Case Beech Mountain 2:08
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Baldheaded End of the Broom Beech Mountain 1:34
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106
More Pretty Girls Than One Beech Mountain 1:26
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107
Roger's Gray Mare (Laws P 8) Beech Mountain 1:12
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108
Soldier John Beech Mountain 1:35
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Cripple Creek Beech Mountain 0:45
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The Soldier and the Lady (Laws P 14) Beech Mountain 2:49
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Old Virginny Beech Mountain 2:18
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Where the Soul of Man Never Dies Beech Mountain 3:05
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Tobacco Union Beech Mountain 1:05
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In Dublin City (Laws L 12) Beech Mountain 2:08
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115
Three Dulcimer Numbers Beech Mountain 4:00
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116
Fly Around My Pretty Little Miss Beech Mountain 1:00
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117
Little Maggie Beech Mountain 3:34
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Little Maggie Beech Mountain 1:31
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I'm Going That Way Beech Mountain 1:18
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120
Going Away Tomorow (Laws n 8) Beech Mountain 1:24
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Look up, Look Down That Old Railroad Beech Mountain 1:46
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Angel Band Beech Mountain 3:07
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Amazing Grace Beech Mountain 1:52
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