American Banjo - Tunes and Songs in Scruggs Style (LP edition)

American Banjo - Tunes and Songs in Scruggs Style (LP edition)

Various Artists FW02314 / FA 2314

The first bluegrass LP ever released, this recording was partially reissued with additional tracks and liner notes in 1990 as Smithsonian Folkways Recordings 40037.

Year Released 1957
Record Label Folkways Records
Source Archive Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Copyright 2004 Smithsonian Folkways Recordings / 1957 Folkways Records
Genre(s) Bluegrass; Music Instruction
Country(s) United States
Culture Group(s) Anglo-American
Instrument(s) Banjo; Bass; Guitar; Mandolin
Subject(s) Ballads; Banjo music; Bluegrass music; Instrumental music; Sentimental
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101 Cacklin Hen Joe Stuart 0:53
102 John Henry Snuffy Jenkins 1:11
103 Lonesome Blues Snuffy Jenkins 1:16
104 Big Eared Mule Snuffy Jenkins 1:11
105 Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star Snuffy Jenkins 1:28
106 Spanish Fandango Oren Jenkins 1:25
107 Cripple Creek Oren Jenkins 1:21
108 Shout Lula Oren Jenkins 1:22
109 Down the Road Oren Jenkins 1:14
110 Old Hen She Cackled Oren Jenkins 1:10
111 Sally Goodin - Sally Ann Junie Scruggs and Mike Seeger 1:43
112 Wildwood Flower Eugene Cox and Roni Stoneman 1:38
113 Lonesome Road Blues Eugene Cox and Roni Stoneman 1:15
114 Don't Let Your Deal Go Down J.C. Sutphin, Hazel Dickens, and Mike Seeger 1:13
115 I Don't Love Nobody J.C. Sutphin, Bob Shanklin, and Hazel Dickens 1:34
116 Little Maggie Larry Richardson 1:17
117 Sunny South Larry Richardson 1:20
118 Buckin' Mule Larry Richardson 1:23
119 Turkey in the Straw Don Bryant and Pete Kuykendall 1:01
120 Jenny Lynn Don Bryant and Pete Kuykendall 0:54
201 Pig in a Pen Smiley Hobbs 1:15
202 Train 45 Smiley Hobbs 2:24
203 Rosewood Casket Smiley Hobbs and Tom Morgan 1:30
204 Cotton Eyed Joe Smiley Hobbs 1:45
205 Irish Washerwoman Mike Seeger and Pete Kuykendall 1:02
206 Cindy Dick Rittler, Bob Baker, and Hazel Dickens 1:48
207 Ruben's Train Kenny Miller and Mike Seeger 2:00
208 Please Come Back Little Pal Kenny Miller 1:04
209 Pretty Polly Mike Seeger and Bob Baker 4:01
210 Ground Hog Mike Seeger and Bob Baker 1:39
211 Jesse James - Hard, Ain't It Hard Eric Weissberg, Mike Seeger, and Ralph Rinzler 4:01
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