Princeton University Library Catalog

Blue moon of Kentucky : Bill Monroe, 1936-1949.

Singer:
Monroe, Bill, 1911-1996 [Browse]
Format:
Audio
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Hambergen, Germany : Bear Family Records, ℗2002.
Description:
6 audio discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 book (87 pages : illustrations (some color), portraits ; 31 cm)
Notes:
  • Compact discs.
  • Title from container.
  • "Includes all 60 of the legendary Monroe Brothers duets from 1946-38; all 16 of the 1940-41 performances that marked the very first appearance of Bill Monroe's recordings under his own name; and all of the classic Columbia sessions from 1945-49, including ... sides with Lester Flatt, Earl Scruggs and Chubby Wise ... [as well as] every alternate take from the Columbia sessions, a total of 50 previously unheard and unreleased out-takes."--Container.
  • The book comprises a biographical essay by Charles K. Wolfe, notes on the songs, and a discography by Neil V. Rosenberg.
Contents:
  • (from p. 80-81 of accompanying book) Disc 1. 1. My long journey home -- 2. What is home without love -- 3. What would you give in exchange? -- 4. Little red shoes -- 5. Nine pound hammer is too heavy -- 6. On some foggy mountain top -- 7. Drifting too far from the shore -- 8. In my dear old southern home -- 9. New river train -- 10. This world is not my home -- 11. Watermelon hangin' on that vine -- 12. On the banks of the Ohio -- 13. Do you call that religion? -- 14. God holds the future in his hands -- 15. You've got to walk that lonesome valley -- 16. Six months ain't long -- 17. Just a song of old Kentucky -- 18. Don't forget me -- 19. I'm going -- 20. Darling Corey -- 21. My saviour's train -- 22. I am thinking tonight of the old folks -- 23. Dreamed I searched Heaven for you -- 24. The old cross road -- 25. The forgotten soldier boy -- 26. We read of a place that's called Heaven -- 27. Will the circle be unbroken -- 28. The saints go marching in -- 29. Roll in my sweet baby's arms.
  • Disc 2. 1. Where is my sailor boy -- 2. I am ready to go -- 3. What would the profit be -- 4. Some glad day -- 5. I have found the way -- 6. I am going that way -- 7. Kate Cline -- 8. Roll on, buddy -- 9. Weeping willow tree -- 10. I'll live on -- 11. Oh, hide you in the blood -- 12. What would you give in exchange (part 2) -- 13. On that gospel ship -- 14. What would you give in exchange (part 3) -- 15. Let us be lovers again -- 16. All the good times are passed and gone -- 17. What would you give in exchange (part 4) -- 18. On my way to glory -- 19. My last moving day -- 20. He will set your fields on fire -- 21. Sinner you better get ready -- 22. Have a feast here tonight -- 23. Goodbye Maggie -- 24. Rollin' on -- 25. The old man's story -- 26. I've still got ninety-nine -- 27. Little Joe -- 28. A beautiful life -- 29. Pearly gates -- 30. On my way back home.
  • Disc 3. 1. When our Lord shall come again -- 2. Mule skinner blues -- 3. No letter in the mail -- 4. Cryin' holy unto the Lord -- 5. Six white horses -- 6. Dog house blues -- 7. I wonder if you feel the way I do -- 8. Katy Hill (instrumental) -- 9. Tennessee blues -- 10. Shake my mother's hand for me -- 11. Were you there -- 12. Blue yodel, no. 7 -- 13. The coupon song -- 14. Orange blossom special -- 15. Honky tonk swing (instrumental) -- 16. In the pines -- 17. Back up and push (instrumental) -- 18. Rocky road blues -- 19. Kentucky waltz -- 20. True life blues -- 21. Nobody loves me -- 22. Goodbye old pal -- 23. Footprints in the snow -- 24. I'll have a new life -- 25. Blue grass special (instrumental) -- 26. Come back to me in my dreams -- 27. Heavy traffic ahead -- 28. Why did you wander -- 29. Blue moon of Kentucky.
  • Disc 4. 1. Blue moon of Kentucky -- 2. Toy heart -- 3. Summertime is past and gone -- 4. Mansions for me -- 5. Mother's only sleeping -- 6. Blue yodel no. 4 -- 7. Will you be loving another man? -- 8. How will I explain about you? -- 9. Shining path -- 10. Wicked path of sin -- 11. I'm going back to old Kentucky -- 12. It's mighty dark to travel -- 13. I hear a sweet voice calling -- 14. Little cabin home on the hill -- 15. My rose of old Kentucky -- 16. Blue grass breakdown (instrumental) -- 17. Sweetheart you done me wrong -- 18. The old cross road -- 19. That home above -- 20. Remember the cross -- 21. Little community church -- 22. Along about daybreak -- 23. When you are lonely -- 24. Molly and tenbrooks -- 25. Shine hallelujah, shine -- 26. I'm travelin' on and on -- 27. Can't you hear me callin'
  • Disc 5. 1. Travelin' this lonesome road -- 2. Blue grass stomp -- 3. The girl in the blue velvet band -- 4. Kentucky waltz (take 2) -- 5-7. True life blues (takes 4, 3, & 2) -- 8-10. Nobody loves me (takes BD, 3, & 1) -- 11. Goodbye old pal (take 2) -- 12. Footprints in the snow (take 2) -- 13-14. Blue Grass special (instrumental) (takes 2 & 3) -- 15. Heavy traffic ahead (take 2) -- 16. Why did you wander (take 2) -- 17-20. Summertime is past and gone (takes BD1, BD2, 2, & BD3) -- 21. Blue yodel no. 4 (take 2) -- 22. Will you be loving another man? (take 2) -- 23-24. How will I explain about you? (takes 2 & 3) -- 25. Wicked path of sin (take 2) -- 26. It's mighty dark to travel (take 2) -- 27-28. I'm going back to old Kentucky (takes BD & 2) -- 29. It's mighty dark to travel (take 3) -- 30. Little cabin home on the hill (take 2).
  • Disc 6. 1. My rose of old Kentucky (take 2) -- 2-3. Blue grass breakdown (instrumental) (takes 2 & 3) -- 4-7. Sweetheart you done me wrong (takes 2, BD1, BD2, & 3) -- 8-12. The old cross road (takes 2, BD2, BD3, 3, BD1) -- 13. That home above (take BD) -- 14. Remember the cross (take 2) -- 15. Along about daybreak (take 2) -- 16-17. Little community church (takes 2 & BD) -- 18. Along about daybreak (take BD) -- 19. Molly and tenbrooks (take 2) -- 20. Shine hallelujah, shine (take 2) -- 21. I'm travelin' on and on (take 2) -- 22-25. Can't you hear me callin' (takes 4, 3, BD, & 2) -- 26. Travelin' this lonesome road (take 2) -- 27-29. Blue grass stomp (instrumental) (takes 3, BD, & 2) -- 30-31. The girl in the blue velvet band (takes 3 & 2).
Subject(s):
Other title(s):
Bill Monroe, 1936-1949
ISBN:
  • 3897958945
  • 9783897958944
Publisher no.:
BCD 16399 FL
OCLC:
52084085
International Article Number:
  • 4000127163998
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