Seeger .P American Favorite Ballads - Tunes And Songs As Sung By Pete Seeger

Code: OAK10003

Pete Seeger is an outstanding folksinger and an American treasure. Millions in every corner of the globe have listened to and sung along with Seeger—discovering the riches of America's folk song heritage.

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Originally published in 1961, this book includes the most popular songs in Pete Seeger's songbag. 84 traditional folk songs, including such favorites as "Irene Goodnight," "Darline Corey," "Shenandoah," etc. Each song comes complete with melody line, lyrics, guitar chords, and Seeger's own introductory comments. Beautifully illustrated throughout with over 100 reproductions of documentary prints and wood-cuts, American Favorite Ballads presents a rich panorama of our country's great folk song legacy.

Contents :

Alabama Bound
Aunt Rhody
Barbara Allen
Big Rock Candy Mountain
Blow The Man Down
Blue-Tail Fly
Buffalo Gals
Buffalo Skinners
Camptown Races
Careless Love
Careless Love
Cielito Lindo
Come All You Fair And Tender Ladies
Cumberland Gap
Darling Corey
Deep Blue Sea
Devilish Mary
Dink's Song
Down In The Valley
Erie Canal
Farmer Is The Man, The
Four Nights Drunk
Fox, The
Frankie And Johnny
Froggie Went A-courtin'
Hammer Song
Hard Traveling
Hold The Fort
Home On The Range
House Of The Rising Sun
I Never Will Marry
I Ride An Old Paint
Irene Goodnight
Jesse James
Joe Bowers
John Brown's Body
John Henry
Joshua (Fit The Battle Of Jericho)
Joshua Fought The Battle Of Jericho
Keeper, The
Kisses Sweeter Than Wine
Little Girl
Michael Row The Boat Ashore
Midnight Special
My Horses Ain't Hungry
New River Train
Oh My Darling, Clementine
Oh Susanna
Oh! Susanna
Oh, Mary Don't You Weep
Old Dan Tucker
Old Joe Clark
On Top Of Old Smoky
Passing Through
Pick A Bale Of Cotton
Putting On The Style
Que Bonita Bandera
Reuben James
Riddle Song
Rye Whiskey
Sally Ann
Skip To My Lou
So Long, It's Been Good To Know You
Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child
Strangest Dream
Study War No More
Swanee River
Swing Low, Sweet Chariot
The Devil And The Farmer's Wife
The Streets Of Laredo
This Land Is Your Land
Twelve Gates To The City
Wabash Cannonball
Water Is Wide, The
Wayfaring Stranger
We Shall Not Be Moved
When I First Came To This Land
Which Side Are You On?
Who's Gonna Shoe Your Pretty Little Foot?
Yankee Doodle
Young Man Who Wouldn't Hoe Corn


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