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March 10, 2007

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Megon McDonough: Amazing Things (M.McDonough-Jana Stanfield) Spirits in the Material World McDonough 37101 24315
  3. Ronny Cox: Catherine (R.Cox/Johnsmith) How I love them old songs. . . Bay Sounds BSR9606
  4. Frank Sinatra w/ Eddie Hodges: High Hopes (from the movie Hole in the Head) (Jimmy Van Heusen/Sammy Cahn) Frank Sinatra in Hollywood Reprise R2 70285
  5. Man of La Mancha (orig. cast-Richard Kiley): The Impossible Dream (Mitch Leigh/Joe Darion) Decca 012 159 387-2
  6. Susan Werner: I Will Have My Portion The Gospel Truth Sleeve Dog 37101 30261
  7. Tom Dundee: Back on the Street Again Fleeting Moment Flyte FR4445
  8. Steve Gillette: Back on the Street Again Steve Gillette Vanguard VMD 79251
  9. My Fair Lady (orig. London cast-Leo.Weir): On the Street Where You Live (Loewe/Lerner) Columbia SK60539
  10. Ensemble: Back on the Street Again (Tom Dundee) What's Not to Love About Tom Dundee. . . a Tribute from his friends Flyte FR4446
  11. Richard Shindell: So Says the Whipporwill Vuelta Koch KOC-CD-9538
  12. Carly Simon: Blackbird (Lennon-McCartney) Into White Columbia 82876 86138 2
  13. Buddy Mondlock: The Birds The Edge of the World Sparking Gap SGCD003
  14. Jamie O'Reilly: Swallow (Michael Smith/Gabriela Mistral) Swimming Deeper Bird Avenue BA003
  15. Robbie O'Connell: The Mistress Never Learned to Dance Green Linnet GLCD 1124
  16. Aoife Clancy: Don't Get Married Girls (trad-Leon Rosselson/arr.A.Clancy-G.Donogue) It's About Time Rego R 3017
  17. Small Potatoes: Knott (Jacquie Manning) (Midnight Special New Year's Eve - 12/31/06) WFMT recording
  18. Woody Allen: A Love Story Standup Comic Rhino R2 75721
  19. The Four Bitchin' Babes: Taxidermal Therapy (Deidre Flint) Hormonal Imbalance Hem & Haw 83707 33230
  20. Bodega: Aird Ranters set: Aird Ranters (Fred Morrison) / Bonnie Isle o' Whalsay / Punch In the Dark / Hammer Ower da Taing (trad-arr.Bodega) Bodega Greentrax CDTRAX295
  21. Carolina Chocolate Drops: Black-Eyed Daisy (trad) Dona Got a Ramblin' Mind Music Makers MMCD76
  22. Julee Glaub w/ Pete Sutherland: Gypsy Davy (trad) Blue Waltz Troubadouress 76695 01552
  23. David Massengill: To Climb a Tree We Will Be Together Gadfly 293
  24. Paint Your Wagon (orig. cast-Tony Bavaar): I Talk to the Trees (Loewe/Lerner) RCA Victor 60243-2-RG
  25. Ed Miller: The Yew Tree (Brian McNeill) Never Frae My Mind Wellfield CD-026D
  26. Nathan Rogers: The Ballad of William and John Gibson (Part One: Spark of Life) True Stories Halfway Cove 0001
  27. David Olney: Roses Philo CDPH 1137
  28. Harriet Bartlett: The Roses Eyes Wide Open Greentrax CDTRAX255
  29. Diana Jones: Willow Tree My Remembrance of You Newsong NSR-0501
  30. April Verch: Loggers in the Short Grass set: The Short Grass (trad) / The Loggers Jig (Reg Hill) Take Me Back Rounder 11661-7062-2
  31. Ian & Sylvia: Short Grass (Tyson-Fricker) Greatest Hits Vanguard VCD-5/6
  32. Tom Dundee: When You Smile Fleeting Moment Flyte FR4445
  33. Madeleine Peyroux: Smile (Charles Chaplin/John Turner) Half the Perfect World Rounder 11661-3252-2
  34. Wil Maring: Make Me Smile The Calling Roan Pony RPCD 1315
  35. David LaMotte: Your Smile Change Lower Dryad LDM-9095
  36. Dave Potts: $12.99 Looking Up LUR0602
  37. Chuck Pyle: Cheap Little Ring True Unity Zen Cowboy 09557-2028-2
  38. Anais Mitchell: Out of Pawn The Brightness Righteous Babe RBR053D
  39. Monty Python: A Minute Passed The Best/Worst of Monty Python Buddah BDS-5656-2
  40. Henry Morgan: The Invention of Time The Best of Henry Morgan Judson J 3016
  41. Bob Gibson: To Morrow Stops Along the Way (trad-Gibson) self 1004
  42. New Lost City Ramblers: Timetable Blues (PD) Modern Times Smithsonian Folkways FTS 31027
  43. Dean Milano: Time Machine Songs About Stuff Kira 2906
  44. Tom Dundee: This Fleeting Moment Flyte FR4445
  45. The Simon Sisters (Carly & Lucy): Turn, Turn, Turn (Pete Seeger/Ecclesiastes) Winkin', Blinkin' and Nod Geffen B0007087-02 (web site)
  46. 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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Megon McDonough, Ronny Cox, Susan Werner, Tom Dundee, and Tom Dundee Memorial, Bodega, Julee Glaub, Harriet Bartlett, Wil Maring, Dave Potts, Chuck Pyle, Anais Mitchell, Carly Simon, Dean Milano

CDs of the week: Megon McDonough, Ronny Cox

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln, Chicago
Sunday, March 11 at 7: Peggy Seeger, and Diana Jones
Saturday, March 24 at 7 & 10: Lunasa, and Dervish
Saturday, March 31 at 7 & 10: Susan Werner, and Richard Shindell

David Massengill performs for the Off Square Concert Series at the Congregational Unitarian Church, 221 Dean St., Saturday, March 10 at 8.

The Four Bitchin' Babes appear at the Nathan Manilow Theater of Freedom Hall, 410 Lakewood Blvd., Park Forest, Sunday, March 11 at 3.

Dave Potts performs at the Rolling Meadows Public Library, 3110 Martin Lane, Sunday, March 11 at 2 PM. 847-259-6050 (free, but reservations required)
and at Friday's at the Ford concert series, Thomas Ford Memorial Library, 800 Chestnut St., Western Springs, Friday, March 16 at 7:30 PM. 708-246-0520 (free, but reservations required)

Small Potatoes perform at the Stained Glass Coffee House at the Congregational Church of Deerfield, 225 Wilmot, Deerfield, Saturday, March 17 at 7. 847-945-0176

Jamie O'Reilly also celebrates St. Patrick's Day weekend at Charlie's Coffee House, 1126 Central Avenue, Wilmette, Friday & Saturday, March 16-17. Al Day with Don Stiernberg is there March 23.

Jamie O'Reilly and Anne Hills will perform their concept shows Songs of a Kerry Madwoman and Songs of Opal Whiteley Saturday & Sunday, March 31 at 7 and April 1 at 3 at the Irish American Heritage Center, 4646 N. Knox, Chicago. 773-282-7035

Ronny Cox performs a house concert in Oak Park, Friday, March 16.

Tom Paxton, The Limeliters and The Highwaymen perform two concerts:
Saturday, March 31 at 8 at the McAninch Arts Center of the College of DuPage, 22nd & Park Blvd., Glen Ellyn. 630-942-4000
(Aoife Clancy & Robbie O'Connell and others are there Friday, March 16 at 8). they're also at:
Sunday, April 1 at 4 at The Center for the Performing Arts at Governor's State University in University Park (Sauk Trail exit of I-57) 708-235-2222