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October 6, 2001

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special Last Sessions SMITHSONIAN FOLKWAYS SFCD-40068/71
  2. Kathy Kallick: Hello Stranger (A.P.Carter) My Mother's Voice Copper Creek CCCD-0201
  3. Original Soundtrack: Getting To Know You (Rodgers/Hammerstein) The King and I Angel ZDM 7 64693-2 4
  4. Arlo Guthrie: Howdy Do (W.Guthrie) Woody's 20 Grow Big Songs Warner Bros. 9 45020-2 5
  5. Jennifer Armstrong: Hello (Laszlo Slomovits) I Can Be Me Hearthsong no# (800-943-7664)
  6. Original Broadway Cast: Consider Yourself (Lionel Bart) Oliver! RCA Victor 4113-2-RG 7
  7. Bonnie Koloc: Thinking About You Visual Voice Naim CD052
  8. Odetta: One Grain of Sand (Pete Seeger) One Grain of Sand Vanguard 2153-2 9
  9. Bonnie Dobson: The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face (Ewan MacColl) Philadelphia Folk Festival 40th Anniversary SLICED BREAD SB74440SL
  10. Pete Seeger: Here's To Cheshire, Here's To Cheese (Leslie Haworth) The Philadelphia Folk Festival 40th Anniversary SLICED BREAD SB74440SL
  11. Daithi Sproule - Liz Carroll - Billy McComiske: Tidy Ann (The Frog's Wedding) (University of Chicago Folk Festival - February 5, 1989) WFMT recording
  12. Andy Griffith: The Discovery of America (Arthur Ruben) American Originals Capitol 0777-7-98476-2-4
  13. Jim Kweskin & The Jug Band: Christopher Columbus (Berry/Razaf) The Best Of Jim Kweskin & The Jug Band Vanguard VSD-798270
  14. Stan Freberg: Columbus Discovers America Stan Freberg Presents the United States of America, Vol. 1 Rhino R2 72476
  15. Hugh Blumenfeld: Sailing To the New World The Strong In Spirit 1-800-PRIMECD PCD006
  16. Darryl Purpose: California (Rutherford Hayes in the Morning) A Crooked Line Tangible Music 56819 (888-800-8228)
  17. Suzanne McDermott: In the California Sun Souvenir Rosema Red RR-415
  18. Lou & Peter Berryman: Why Am I Painting the Living Room What, Again?! Cornbelt CR900 (608-257-7750)
  19. Original Broadway Cast: What's the Use? (Bernstein/Wilbur) Candide Sony SK 48017
  20. Odetta: Trouble Everywhere (Sippie Wallace) / I've Been Living With the Blues (B.McGhee) Blues Everywhere I Go MC Records MC0038 (516-754-8725)
  21. Debi Smith: God Help Us Red Bird Red Shanachie 8037
  22. HARP - Arlo Guthrie: All Over the World A Time To Sing! Appleseed APRCD1054 (610-701-5755)
  23. Tom Paxton: The Bravest private pressing (email)
  24. Pete Seeger& Larry Long: Well May the World Go (excerpt) The Songs of Pete Seeger, Vol 2 Appleseed APRCD1055
  25. Original Cast: Hate Song (Mary Rodgers/M.Barer- L.Siegel-S.Hart) The Mad Show Columbia OS 2930
  26. Frank Tedesso: Wandering Blind (written 1984) private recording
  27. Carrie Newcomer: I Heard an Owl private pressing
  28. Rani Arbo & Daisy Mayhem: I Get the Blues When It Rains (M.Klauber/H.Stoddard) Cocktail Swing Signature Sounds SS1267 (800-694-5354)
  29. Robert Earl Keen: Not a Drop of Rain Gravitational Forces Lost Highway 088 170 198
  30. Suzanne McDermott: The Wind Moves Over Heaven Ephemera Rosema Red RRR 418
  31. Roy Book Binder: Travelin' Man Blues Singer-Songwriter Bluesman PEGleg PL7003-3
  32. Odetta: Rambler-Gambler (trad) One Grain of Sand Vanguard 2153-2
  33. Jamie O'Reilly: A Wanderer Am I (Michael Smith) Swimming Deeper Bird Avenue BA003
  34. Bonnie Koloc: Love Song For Iowa With You On My Side Flying Fish FF 70437
  35. Eric Anderson: My Land Is a Good Land 'Bout Changes & Things Vanguard VMD79206
  36. Jennifer Armstrong: The Lake Isle of Innisfree (J.Sobol/W.B.Yeats) Open the Door Yellow Moon no#
  37. William Harvey: Playing For the Fighting 69th WFMT recording (email)
  38. Martin & Jessica Ruby Simpson & the Band of Angels: How Will I Ever Be Simple Again (Richard Thompson) Band of Angels Red House RHRCD96
  39. Cathie Ryan: So Here's To You (Alan Bell) Somewhere Along the Road Shanachie 78047
  40. Kim & Reggie Harris & Magpie: When I'm Gone (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Long Tail LT003-2 (PO Box 5467, Takoma Park, MD 20913)

Performer is composer unless otherwise noted. Song is album title unless otherwise noted. Album titles are in italics, composers in parens ( ).

Philadelphia Folk Fesitval 40th Anniversary Box Set, HARP, Darryl Purpose, Robert Earl Keen, Roy Book Binder, Cathie Ryan

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Susan Werner and Ellis Paul are at the Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln, on Saturday, October 6 at 7 and 10 PM. The Kathy Kallick Band will perform on Sunday, October 14 at 3. Dougie MacLean is there in the evening. Odetta, and Judy Henske will perform at the School on Saturday, October 20 at 7:30 and 10 PM. The New Lost City Ramblers will be there on November 3. 773-728-6000

Bonnie Koloc, with Ed Holstein perform in concert for the World Folk Music Co. at the Beverly Arts Center, 2153 W. 111th St., Chicago, Saturday, October 13 at 8. The World Folk Music Co. also presents Special Consensus at Ridge Academy, 2501 W. 103rd St., Chicago, Saturday, October 27. 773-779-7059

Jennifer Armstrong performs at St. Luke's Church, 939 Hinman Ave., Evanston, Saturday, October 13 at 8. 847-869-9447

Jamie O'Reilly with Michael Smith give a benefit for and at the Kagan Home for the Blind, 3525 W. Foster (at Drake), Sunday, October 14 at 2 PM.

Suzanne McDermott performs in a house concert at the home of Peter & Nancy Clark in Oak Park, Thursday, October 18 at 7. You must phone for reservations at 708-848-2205. She also performs at the Maple Street Chapel, Main in Maple in Lombard, Saturday, October 20 at 7:30.

Holly Near performs in the Recital Hall of the Fine Arts Building of Northeastern University, 5500 N. St. Louis, Chicago, Thursday, October 18 at 7. 773-442-4636, and also at the First United Church of Oak Park, 848 Lake St., Oak Park, Saturday, October 20. 773-755-9373.

Anne Hills performs for the Lake County Folk Club at the Greenleaf Grille, 301 Greenleaf, Park City, Sunday, October 21. 847-949-5355

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