"This item is part of the Folkways archives. The original liner notes from the LP are included."
Singer and college professor Artus Moser's interest in song collecting began when his students in Tennessee insisted they knew better versions of ballads than those presented in their textbooks. This collection of North Carolina songs comes from his renowned collection of traditional music, and includes informative liner notes by folklorist Kenny Goldstein.
101 Sourwood Mountain Artus Moser 1:25 102 Swannanoa Town Artus Moser 2:09 103 The Old Man Over the Hill Artus Moser 3:33 104 Old Grey Mare Artus Moser 2:38 105 The Two Sisters Artus Moser 3:21 201 Wildwood Flower Artus Moser 2:28 202 The False Knight Upon the Road Artus Moser 2:23 203 Cumberland Gap Artus Moser 3:21 204 Lord Randall Artus Moser 2:40 205 Poor Ellen Smith Artus Moser 1:18 206 Sweet Rivers Artus Moser 2:09