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January 14, 2006

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Chicago, IL 60690-4433

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD-40068/71
  2. Jacques Brel Is Alive and Well... (orig. cast-Elly Stone & Alice Whitefield): Carousel (La Valse a Mille Temps) (Brel-trans-arr.Shuman-Blau) Columbia Legacy SK 89998
  3. Chris Alan & Stefan des Lauriers: Carousel Wind (des Lauriers) Music Kingdom 9090-2-MK
  4. Fantasticks (orig. cast-Jerry Orbach - Rita Gardner): Round and Round (Tom Jones / Harvey Schmidt) Polydor 821 943-2 Y-1
  5. Ingrid & Jim Croce: Spin, Spin, Spin Ingrid & Jim Croce Capitol ST-315
  6. Woody Guthrie: Merry Go Round Woody's 20 Grow Big Songs Warner Bros. 945020-2
  7. Chava Alberstein w/ The Klezmatics: Ver Es Hot (One Has Got) (Abraham Reisen/Chava Alberstein) The Well Green Linnet XENO 4052
  8. Hair (orig. off-B'way cast-Walker Daniels): I Got Life (McDermott/Ragni-Rado) RCA Victor 82876-5085-2
  9. Josh White: I've Got That Pure Religion (trad) Spirituals & Blues Elektra EKS-7193
  10. Mahalia Jackson: What Then? (Thomas Dorsey) In the Upper Room Proper INTRO CD 2053
  11. Lyle Lovett: Church Joshua Judges Ruth Curb/MCA MCAD-10475
  12. Andy Griffith: The Preacher and the Bear American Originals Capitol CDP 0777 7 98476 2
  13. Jim Post & friends: Preacher Went A-Hunting (trad-arr.Post) Jim Post & Friends Flying Fish FF70419
  14. Ina May Wool: Big Black Bear Crack It Open BangZoom 102
  15. Give Way: Shake a Leg medley: Khazie / Shake a Leg (John McCusker) / Molly Rankine (John Rankine) Inspired Greentrax CDTRAX280
  16. Mark Dvorak: Every Step of the Way Waterbug WBG68
  17. Linda Allen: Helga Estby Where I Stand October Rose OR1015
  18. Dan McKinnon: My Old Walking Shoes Minstrel in the Rain GRZ1404
  19. Jamie O'Reilly: A Wanderer Am I (Michael Smith) Swimming Deeper Bird Avenue BA003
  20. Peggy Seeger: Judge's Chair An Odd Collection Philo CD 4031
  21. Janet Russell: Choices Gathering the Fragments Harbourtown HARCD 003
  22. Suzanne Buirgy: Lullaby The View From Here Attune 20905-2
  23. Noel Coward: Why Do the Wrong People Travel? Sail Away Capitol SW-1667
  24. Mike Nichols & Elaine May: Out of Africa Nichols & May Examine Doctors Mercury 314558457-2
  25. Loudon Wainwright III: The Lowly Tourist Unrequited Columbia Legacy CK 65258
  26. Edith Piaf: Milord (M.Monnot/G.Moustaki) The Voice of the Sparrow Capitol CDP 7-96632-2
  27. John Schindler: The Stardust Ballroom Memory Train self 86851-3669-2 (email)
  28. Bonnie Koloc: Slow Dancing to the Blues Here to Sing Mr. Biscuit 003
  29. Eliza Gilkyson: Last Dance Retrospecto Realiza 50532 94502
  30. Tom Lehrer: The Masochism Tango The Remains of Tom Lehrer Warner-Rhino R2 79831
  31. Bryan Bowers: Big Band Theory (Mark Graham) For You Flying Fish FF70524
  32. Capitol Steps: Evolution It's Not Over 'Til the First Lady Sings CapSteps CSCD-1020
  33. Hal Holbrook as Mark Twain: The Creator's Pet The Best of Mark Twain Tonight! (Samuel Clemens-adapt.Holbrook) Columbia Legacy SK 86228
  34. Marley's Ghost: Old Time Religion (trad-arr.Marley's Ghost) Spooked Sage Arts SA0208
  35. Bill Cosby: Go Carts Wonderfulness Warner Bros. 1634-2
  36. Bob Gibson: Super Skier's Last Race (Gibson-Holzman-Abramson) Ski Songs Elektra EKL-177
  37. Artisan: Speed (Brian Bedford) Rocking at the End of Time Boing 9103CD
  38. Freebo: It Goes By Fast (Freebo/Ronny Cox) Before the Separation Poppabo PM2003
  39. Claudia Schmidt: Stop to Rest Wings of Wonder Red House RHRCD 144
  40. Still on the Hill: Slow Down (Kelly Mulhollan) Live Termite Tracs 0001
  41. Devon Sproule: Plea for a Good Night's Rest Upstate Songs City Salvage CSR06
  42. Guy Mendilow: Walking at Night (Malcolm Dalglish/Wendell Berry) Live Earthen Groove EGR003
  43. Chava Alberstein w/ The Klezmatics: Bay Nakht (At Night) (Alberstein/A.Olmi) The Well Green Linnet XENO 4052
  44. 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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Give Way, Mark Dvorak, Linda Allen, John Schindler, Marley's Ghost, Freebo

CD of the Week: Freebo

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

The Jamie O'Reilly Trio is at Bill's Blues, 1029 Davis, Evanston, Sunday, January 15 at 7. Claudia Schmidt is there Sunday, January 22. 847-424-9800

Bryan Bowers is at the Off Square concert series at the Unitarian Church 221 Dean St., Woodstock, Saturday, January 21 at 8. 815-338-5164

Mark Dvorak performs at Charlie Coffee House, 1126 Central, Wilmette, Friday & Saturday, January 27 & 28. 847-256-5617

Chava Alberstein with Les Yeux Noirs appears at Symphony Center on Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Wednesday, February 1. 312-294-3000