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|Document Type:||Sound Recording|
|Music Type:||Songs; Popular music; Dance forms; Waltzes|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Gregg Smith; Raymond Beegle; Stephen Collins Foster; Charles Ives; Gregg Smith Singers,; New York Vocal Arts Ensemble,
|Notes:||"Songs by Foster, Ives, Hawthorne, Hanby & others"--Container.
"With one exception, Marching through Georgia ... all of the music in this set was performed from original Library of Congress sources or in the case of Ives from the 114 songs edition of 1921"--Insert.
Date on insert: ℗1987.
Program notes (11 p.) inserted in container.
|Performer(s):||Gregg Smith Singers ; Gregg Smith, director ; New York Vocal Arts Ensemble ; Raymond Beegle, director ; principally with piano, guitar, and other instrumental accompaniment.|
|Description:||2 audio discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.|
|Contents:||Civil war songs. Rally songs medley. The stars and stripes / O.B. Brown ; We are coming Father Abraam, 300,000 more / Stephen Foster ; We'll fight for Uncle Abe / Fred. Buckley ; The battle cry for freedom / George F. Root (3:29) ; Willie has gone to the war / Stephen Foster (5:07) ; Tenting on the old campground / Walter Kittredge ; Marching through Georgia / Henry Work (6:48) ; They are there / Charles Ives (2:33) (Gregg Smith Singers) --
Love songs and ballads of Stephen Foster. Jenny June (3:38) ; Wilt thou be true (1:58) ; Beautiful dreamer (6:04) ; Katy Bell (3:23) ; Willie we have missed you (3:28) ; Jeanie with the light brown hair (5:02) ; Little Ella (2:18) ; Ellen Bayne (2:04) ; The merry, merry month of May (2:03) ; Come where my love lies dreaming (3:37) ; Somebody's coming to see me tonight (2:40) (New York Vocal Arts Ensemble) --
Good times and dances. Three piano dances. Village bells polka ; Holiday schottisch ; Soiree polka [piano duet] / Stephen Foster (5:40) ; Good times medley. Camptown races ; Merry little birds are we ; While the bowl goes round ; Some folks / Stephen Foster (2:04) ; There are plenty of fish in the sea (3:19) ; Some folks (2:57) / Stephen Foster ; In the alley (3:55) ; Circus band (2:46) / Charles Ives ; Waltz medley. I took her to the ball / Will Hays ; The voices that are gone / Stephen Foster ; Waltz / Charles Ives (4:52) (Gregg Smith Singers) --
Nostalgia : memories happy and sad. Listen to the mocking bird / Alice Hawthorne (New York Vocal Arts Ensemble) (5:20) --
Campaign and comedy songs. Campaign medley. The Know-Nothings union song : Few days / anon. ; The great baby show, or, The abolition show ; The White House chair ; Little Mac! Little Mac! You're the very man / Stephen Foster (5:30) ; Put the right man at the wheel / Will Hays (2:41) ; Mr. and Mrs. Brown (3:48) ; If you've only got a moustache (3:16) / Stephen Foster ; A son of a gambolier / Charles Ives (3:40) (Gregg Smith Singers) --
Love songs after Foster : comic love songs. Wilt thou be gone love / Stephen Foster (4:11) ; I'll remember you in my prayers / Will Hays (3:38) (Gregg Smith Singers) --
Four songs. Kären ; An old flame ; Marie ; Night song / Charles Ives (New York Vocal Arts Ensemble) (8:14) ; She's the sweetest of them all / Will Hays ; The horticultural wife / Hutchinson family (5:45) (Gregg Smith Singers) ; Jockey hat and feathers / W.H. Brockway ; Romanzo di Central Park / Charles Ives (4:49) (New York Vocal Arts Ensemble) --
Nostalgia : memories happy and sad. Lily Bell / Charles Mueller ; Nelly Gray / B.R. Hanby (6:26) (New York Vocal Arts Ensemble) ; Alone and at home / Will S. Hays (Gregg Smith Singers) (5:02) ; Foster memories. Old memories ; Gentle Annie ; Eulalie ; Old dog Tray ; My old Kentucky home, goodnight / [Stephen Foster] (11:33) ; Ives melodies. Canon ; Down east ; Memories, very pleasant, very sad ; Old home day / [Charles Ives] (11:09) (New York Vocal Arts Ensemble ; Gregg Smith Singers).