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March 5, 2005

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD-40068/71
  2. Le Vent du Nord: De la chambre a la cuisine (O.Demers/B.Bourque/trad) Les amants du Saint-Laurent Borealis BCD 169
  3. Ian Robb w/ Jas.Stephens, Ian Clark, Greg T. Brown: Angeline the Baker (trad) / Abe's Retreat (trad) Jiig Fallen Angle FAM 06
  4. Crooked Still: Angeline the Baker (trad/arr.Crooked Still) Hop High Footprint FR 2004
  5. Lissa Schneckenburger: Melissa Without the 'Me' / Eric's Birthday Lissa Schneckenberger Footprint FR 2005
  6. Le Vent du Nord: C'est une jeune mariee (trad) Les amants du Saint-Laurent Borealis BCD 169
  7. Glenn Yarbrough: This Land Is Your Land (Woody Guthrie) Here We Go Baby! Collectors' Choice CCM-267-2
  8. Maria Dunn: For Peace and Plenty (M.Dunn-Shannon Johnson) We Were Good People MARCD03
  9. Four Shillings Short: Kilkelly (Peter Jones) / Emigrant's Jig (trad) Kleptic OddYaSee FSS no#
  10. Stan Rogers: Scarborough Settler's Lament (A.Glendenning, 1840-PD) For the Family Gadfly 212
  11. Pete Seeger: My Land Is a Good Land (Eric Andersen) God Bless the Grass Columbia Legacy CK 65287
  12. The Limeliters: Yerakina (trad-arr.Limeliters) Our Men In San Francisco Collectors' Choice CCM-119-2
  13. Doc Watson: Omie Wise (trad) The Vanguard Years Vanguard VSD 155/58
  14. Judy Collins: Pretty Polly (trad-arr./adpt. J.Collins-Michael Sahl) Who Knows Where the Time Goes Elektra 74033-2
  15. The Weavers: Yerakina (trad-arr./adpt. Weavers) Wasn't That a Time Vanguard VCD4-147/50
  16. The Cradle Will Rock (orig. soundtrack): Art For Art's Sake (Marc Blitzstein) RCA 09026-63577-2
  17. The Second City (Severn Darden): Museum Piece (opening) The Second City Writhes Again! Mercury SR 61224
  18. Tom Paxton: Talking Pop Art Outward Bound Elektra 8122 76509-2
  19. Peter Cook & Dudley Moore: Art Gallery The World of Pete & Dud Laughing Stock LAFF CD 110
  20. Joni Mitchell: The Gallery Clouds Reprise 6341-2
  21. Jed Marum: Rare Ould Times (Pete St. John) Miles From Home Boston Road BRR 051
  22. Chris Walz: The Old Rose & Crown (Ian Robb) Remembering Fred Remembering Fred 001
  23. John Hartford: Back in the Goodle Days Areo-Plain Rounder CD 0366
  24. Steve Robinson: The Golden Age of Steam Away for the Day Sunshine Drenchy SUND002
  25. Lissa Schneckenburger: Before They Close the Minstrel Show (Bob Coltman) Lissa Schneckenburger Footprint FR 2005
  26. The Threepenny Opera (orig. off-B'way cast): Army Song (Weill/Brecht-Blitzstein) MGM SE-3121 OC
  27. Maria Dunn: From the Bread Line to the Front Line We Were Good People MARCD03
  28. Ray Jessel: The Old Kurt Weill Song The First Seventy Years LML CD-171
  29. Christine Lavin: Wind Chimes I Was In Love With a Difficult Man Redwing RWMCD 5411
  30. Jill Cohn: Wind Chimes The Absence of Moving self JC04
  31. David Bromberg: The Joke's On Me The Player: A Retrospective Columbia Legacy CK 65263
  32. Ella Jenkins: A Neighborhood Is a Friendly Place Growing Up with Ella Jenkins Smithsonian Folkways SFWCD 45032
  33. Jeremy Taylor: Neighbors Jeremy Taylor His Songs Fontana STL5475
  34. Erica Wheeler: Crazy Love (Van Morrison) Almost Like Tonight Blue Pie BP 0300
  35. Pinetop Perkins w/ Ann Rabson: Careless Love (H.Ledbetter) Ladies Man M.C. MC-0053
  36. Charlotte Rae: Modest Maid (Marc Blitzstein) Songs I Taught My Mother Vanguard VRS-9004
  37. Free Hot Lunch: Come a Little Bit Closer (B.H.Farrnell) Free Hot Lunch! New Sound Planet HF 403
  38. Crooked Still: Flora (trad) Hop High Footprint FR 2004
  39. The Duhks: The Wagoner's Lad (trad/arr.Duhks) The Duhks Sugar Hill SUG-CD-3997
  40. Ronstadt, Ramirez & the Santa Cruz River Band: Lily of the West (trad) Ronstadt, Ramirez & the Santa Cruz River Band RRSCRB 102704
  41. Tim Harrison: Pack Up Your Sorrows (Richard Farina) Grey County Second Avenue SAS 2011
  42. Jane Sapp: Movin' On Pyramid PCD017 website
  43. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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

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Le Vent du Nord, Ian Robb, Crooked Still, Lissa Schneckenburger, Maria Dunn, Jed Marum, Steve Robinson, Ray Jessel, Erica Wheeler, The Duhks, Ronstadt-Ramierez, et.al., Tim Harrison

CDs of the Week: Le Vent du Nord, Maria Dunn

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Ella Jenkins in a concert for children, Sunday, March 6 at 2, in a benefit for the North Avenue Day Nursery. The concert takes place at the Wicker Park Lutheran Church, 2112 W. LeMoyne, Chicago. 773-342-4499 (tickets also at the door)

Off Square Music presents Four Shillings Short at Stage Left Cafe, 125 Van Buren St., Woodstock, Wednesday, March 9 at 7:30 815-338-5164.

Jeremy Taylor in three venues:
Sunday, March 6 at 4 in a house concert in Oak Park: 708-383-2654 web site.
Friday, March 11 at 7:30 at the Chicago Temple - First United Methodist Church, 77 W. Washington, Suite 1820, Chicago. 312-236-4548 / website.
Sunday, March 13 at 3: Grace Episcopal Church, 924 Lake St., Oak Park. 708-386-8036 / website.

At the Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln, Chicago:
Sunday, March 13 at 7: Chistine Lavin

Glenn Yarbrough & the Folk Reunion, The Kingston Trio, and the Brothers Four at the Center for Performing Arts at Governors State University in University Park, near I-57, Saturday, March 19 at 8. 708-235-2222