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American Folk Anthologies  Been in the Storm So Long, A Collection of Spirituals, Folk Tales and Children's Games from Johns Island, South Carolina CD

American Folk Anthologies Been in the Storm So Long, A Collection of Spirituals, Folk Tales and Children's Games from Johns Island, South Carolina CD

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Selections from F-3841 from 1964 and F-3842 from 1964.

These titles represent all of the folk musical traditions that Moses Asch collected on the Folkways label during the last half of the 20th Century.

An extraordinary sound portrait of one of the oldest African American communities in the western world. Collectors Guy and Candie Carawan's document of Johns Island, South Carolina reveals a community full of music and life. "Virtuoso performances of the song and shout congregational traditional singing." National Museum of American History. These were once only available on LP. Each CD is custom-made from the original master and original notes. 

     101      Remember Me      The Moving Star Hall Singers      2:07     
     102     See God's Ark A-Moving     The Moving Star Hall Singers     3:01    
     103     Ask the Watchman How Long     The Moving Star Hall Singers     2:16    
     104     Meet Me in Galilee     The Moving Star Hall Singers     2:08    
     105     Talking `Bout a Good Time     Benjamin Bligen     2:37    
     106     That's All Right     Laura Rivers     2:45    
     107     Jesus Knows All About My Trouble     The Moving Star Hall Singers     1:29    
     108     Esau Jenkins Talking     Esau Jenkins     3:37    
     109     Lay Down Body     The Moving Star Hall Singers     6:02    
     110     Welcome Table and Prayer     Alice Wine     2:00    
     111     Ezekial in the Valley     The Moving Star Hall Singers     3:05    
     112     Been in the Storm So Long     Mary Pickney     5:55    
     113     Jack and Mary and the Three Dogs     Janie Hunter     1:35    
     114     You Got to Move     Janie Hunter     2:30    
     115     Moonlight in Glory     Ruth Bligen     1:47    
     116     Mary Rolled the Stone Away     Janie Hunter     2:14    
     117     Ezekial in the Valley     Janie Hunter     3:04    
     118     Down on Me     Mary Pickney and Janie Hunter     2:51    
     119     Reborn Again     Benjamin Bligen     1:45    
     120     Row Michael Row     The Moving Star Hall Singers     1:12    
     121     Johnny Cuckoo     Janie Hunter     1:03    
     122     Old Lady from Booster     The Moving Star Hall Singers     1:22    
     123     Shoo Turkey     The Moving Star Hall Singers     1:04    
     124     Mr. Postman Die     The Moving Star Hall Singers     1:19    
     125     Water My Flowers     The Moving Star Hall Singers     2:11    
     126     Rabbit and Partridge     Janie Hunter     1:21    
     127     Improvised Blues     Mary Pickney and Janie Hunter     6:48    
     128     Jack and Mary and the Devil     Janie Hunter     6:47

 


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