Songs To Grow On, Vol. 2: School Days

Songs To Grow On, Vol. 2: School Days

Various Artists FW07020 / FC 7020

Pete Seeger, Charity Bailey, Lead Belly, Adelaide Van Way and Cisco Houston contributed to this collection of American folk songs for children, which includes "All the Pretty Little Horses," "Go Tell Aunt Rhody" and "Skip to My Lou." These tunes are accompanied by banjo, guitar and piano.

Year Released 1951
Record Label Folkways Records
Source Archive Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Copyright 2004 Smithsonian Folkways Recordings / 1951 Folkways Records
Genre(s) Children's
Country(s) United States
Culture Group(s) African American; Anglo-American
Instrument(s) Banjo; Guitar; Piano; Zither
Language(s) English
Subject(s) Folk songs--United States; Music--Juvenile

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101 By 'M By, The Mail Boat Pete Seeger 1:01
102 All the Pretty Little Horses Pete Seeger 1:47
103 The Mail Boat Pete Seeger 1:14
104 Go Tell Aunt Rhodie Pete Seeger 1:53
105 Mary Wore a Red Dress Adelaide Van Wey 1:00
106 The Mocking Bird Adelaide Van Wey 1:14
107 Fire Down Below Cisco Houston 1:11
108 Crawdad Song Cisco Houston 2:16
109 Night Herding Song Cisco Houston 2:05
201 Hey Betty Martin Charity Bailey 1:51
202 Going to Boston Charity Bailey 2:03
203 Cape Cod Shanty Charity Bailey 1:25
204 Little Brass Wagon Charity Bailey 2:17
205 The Gray Goose Lead Belly 1:22
206 The Rock Island Line Lead Belly 1:48
207 Skip to My Lou Lead Belly 1:44
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