Music from the South, Vol. 10: Been Here and Gone

Music from the South, Vol. 10: Been Here and Gone

Various Artists FW02659 / FA 2659

On this album, Frederic Ramsey, Jr. presents an overview of the material introduced in previous volumes of the Music from the South series. He organizes this compilation into two categories—"Sounds and Music"and "Saints and the Devil"—that encompass secular and religious music from Alabama, Louisiana, and Mississippi.

Year Released 1960
Record Label Folkways Records
Source Archive Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Copyright 2004 Smithsonian Folkways Recordings / 1960 Folkways Records
Genre(s) African American Music; American Folk; Blues; Jazz & Ragtime
Country(s) United States
Culture Group(s) African American
Instrument(s) Steer horn (Musical instrument)
Subject(s) Blues; Brass band music; Cries; Dixieland music; Folk songs--United States; Hollers; Hymns; Instrumental music; Jazz; Occupational; Railroads; Work songs

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101 Old Country Hunt Horn / The Hunt /Hunt Horn (at a distance) (medley) Louis Bonner, Horace Sprott 2:27
102 My Little Annie, So Sweet Horace Sprott 2:11
103 The Frisco/ Let's Move It! (medley) Horace Sprott, Gandy Dancers 4:03
104 Tiger Rag / When the Saints Go Marching In / Blackberries! / Bourbon Street Parade (medley) Dora Bliggen, Freddie L. Small, Eureka Brass Band 11:50
201 Hymn / When the Saints Go Marching / When the Saints Go Marching / I'm Goin' to Pack Up My Things and Back Down That Sunny Road I'm Goin' / Goin' Back to Vicksburg (Vicksburg and Natchez Blues) / Good Times / Hymn / O, Lord, Have Mercy / Just a Closer Walk with Thee (medley) Various Artists 17:37
202 Panama Eureka Brass Band 4:22
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