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Fiddle tunes of the Lewis & Clark era [sound recording] / The New Columbia Fiddlers.

New Columbia Fiddlers. (Author). Marshall, Howard. (Added Author). Williams, John, 1982- (Added Author). Williams, Phil, 1936- (Added Author). Williams, Vivian. (Added Author).
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Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library CD New (Text) 31208911766634 audiovisual Available -

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  • Physical Description: 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (1 v. (unpaged) : ill. ; 12 cm.)
  • Publisher: Seattle WA : Voyager Recordings, [2002]

Content descriptions

General Note: Compact disc.
Accompanying booklet by Vivian Williams and Howard Marshall. The booklet includes a short history of the Lewis & Clark Expedition and the two members of the expedition who were fiddle players. Also included is information about the instruments and music of that time and historical information about each song.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references in accompanying booklet.
Formatted Contents Note: Yankee doodle -- Believe me if all those endearing young charms -- En passant par la Lorraine ; Aupr├ęs de ma blonde ; Malbrough s'en va-t-en guerre -- Miss McLeod's reel -- Country courtship ; Jefferson and liberty -- Durang's hornpipe -- Road to Boston -- Rye whiskey -- New rigged ship -- My love is but a lassie -- College hornpipe -- Rakes of Mallow -- Haste to the wedding -- Devils dream -- Old Molly hare -- Life let us cherish -- Macdonald's reel ; Leather breeches -- Sir Roger de Coverley -- Ricketts hornpipe -- Columbus cotillion -- Molly put the kettle on -- Pop goes the weasel -- Soldiers joy -- White cockade.
Participant or Performer Note: Performed by The New Columbia Fiddlers (Howard Marshall, John Williams, Phil Williams, and Vivian Williams).
Summary, etc.: A selection of tunes popular during the period of the Lewis & Clark Expedition and early European settlement of the West. The songs are performed using violins, fretless and fretted banjo, mandolin, guitar, and percussion.
Subject: Fiddle tunes > United States > 19th century.
Folk dance music > United States > 19th century.
Musicians > Indiana.

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