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November 17, 2007

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Trillium: Health to Your Company (trad-arr.Trillium) The Moody Leprechaun Little Miracles 2
  3. Mustard's Retreat: Gather the Family (Hough-Tamulevich) The Wind and the Crickets Palmetto PM2029
  4. Lou & Peter Berryman: Uncle Dave's Grace House Concert Cornbelt CR 12
  5. Si Kahn: Thanksgiving Strictly Country Records SCR-63
  6. Gerry Ryan: Gather 'Round My Friends Halfway Home Salem Sound 00261 22083
  7. Gordon Bok - Ann Mayo Muir - Ed Tricket: Turning Toward the Morning (Bok) Folk-Legacy CD-56
  8. Corinne West: Gandy Dancer Second Sight Make MRC 777
  9. Rooftop Singers: I've Been Working on the Railroad (trad-arr.Darling-Svanoe-Taylor) The Best of the Rooftop Singers Vanguard VCD-79457
  10. Lead Belly: Linin' Track (trad) Bourgeois Blues Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40045
  11. Bethany & Rufus: Linin' Track (trad-arr.B.Yarrow-R.Cappadocia) Bethany & Rufus Little Monster 8370710830
  12. Lee Murdock: A Trip on the Schooner Kolfage (L.Murdock/trad) Between Two Worlds Depot DEP027
  13. William Pint & Felicia Dale: The Dreadnaught (trad-arr.Pint-Dale) The Set of the Sail Waterbug WBG076
  14. Bob Gibson: Red Iron Ore (Fowke-Johnston) Joy! Joy! The Young and Wonderful Bob Gibson Riverside RVCD-9909-2
  15. Mike Agranoff: The Wine Song (Grant Baynham) Ain't Never Been Plugged self BFD104C
  16. Monty Python: Australian Table Wines The Final Rip Off Virgin 07777 86033 2 0
  17. Larry Gatlin & The Gatlin Brothers: Midnight Choir (Mogen David) (L.Gatlin) Straight Ahead Columbia JC 36250
  18. The Town Pants: Plastered in Paris (Aaron Chapman) Piston Baroque self TTP002
  19. Greg Trafidlo: Ain't No Words Folk Singular Kira 2600
  20. John Wright Band: How Can I Tell You (Yusef Islam, aka Cat Stevens) Language of the Heart Greentrax CDTRAX 201
  21. Shawn Colvin: Words These Four Walls Nonesuch 79937-2
  22. The Snow Queen (orig.Chicago cast-Kat Eggleston): Love Letter on a Fish (Michael Smith) private recording
  23. Dean Milano: Beer Cans and Beanie Babies Songs About Stuff Kira 2906
  24. The Sound of Music (orig. B'way cast-Mary Martin-Patricia Neway): My Favorite Things (Rodgers/Hammerstein) Columbia SK 53537
  25. Capitol Steps: Favored Right Wing (Rodgers-Hammerstein/ Newport-Strauss) Fools on the Hill CapSteps CSCD-1011
  26. Misty River: Branching Out (John Gorka) Stories Misty River MRCD005
  27. James Gordon & Sons: Another Silver Maple Comes Down Nine Green Bottles Borealis BCD182
  28. Anne Hills: There Was a Cherry Tree (A.Hills/Jas.Whitcomb Riley) Ef You Don't Watch Out Collective Works Media CW0504
  29. Lee Murdock: The Christmas Ship Christmas Goes to Sea Depot
  30. Tracy Grammer: In the Shape of Heart (Jackson Browne) Book of Sparrows self 34479 65308
  31. Garnet Rogers: Bittersweet (Karen Savoca) Get a Witness Snow Goose SGS 1133CD
  32. Ben Bedford: Lincoln's Man Butterchine 37101 29434
  33. Bob Gibson & Hamilton Camp: Civil War Trilogy - First Batallion (Bob Camp-Shel Silverstein) / Yes I See (trad-Bob Gibson) / Two Brothers (Irving Gordon) At the Gate of Horn Collectors' Choice CCM-227-2
  34. Robert Plant & Alison Krauss: Trampled Rose (Tom Waits-Kathleen Brennan) Raising Sand Rounder 11661-9075-2
  35. Nanci Griffith: Trouble with Roses Poet in My Window Philo 11671-1235-2
  36. Anne Hills - Priscilla Herdman - Cindy Mangsen: Goodbye to the Roses (Jennifer Armstrong/Margaret Mantle) At the Turning of the Year Hand & Heart HHM 2000
  37. Stan Freberg: Pilgrim's Progress / The Thanksgiving Story Stan Freberg presents the United States of America. Vol. 1 Rhino R2 72476
  38. Jay Ungar & Molly Mason: Autumn (The Thanksgiving Hymn) (trad-arr.Ungar-Mason) Harvest Home Angel 7243 5 56720 2 5
  39. Rowan: Blessing (trad-Marianne Payette Carter) Tales Through Time self RCD03
  40. Eric Hansen: Thank You My Medicine Half Moon Full Star 006
  41. The Tender Land (orig.cast-Joy Clements, Claramae Turner, Norman Treigle, Richard Cassilly (et.al.): The Promise of Living (Aaron Copland/Horace Everett) Columbia MS 6184
  42. 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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Corinne West, Mike Agranoff, Pint & Dale, Tracy Grammer, Garnet Rogers, Misty River, James Gordon & Sons, Anne Hills, Ben Bedford

CD of the week: Tracy Grammer

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Lee Murdock performs at the McAninch Arts Center at the College of DuPage, 425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn, Saturday, November 24 at 8.
Ella Jenkins is there that morning at 10 AM.

Corinne West is at Bill's Blues, 1029 Davis, Evanston, Sunday, November 18 at 7. 847-424-9800
Dean Milano is there November 25.

Greg Trafidlo performs at the Two Way Street Coffee House, 1047 Curtiss, Downers Grove, Friday, November 23 at 8:15. 630-969-9720

The Snow Queen opens at Victory Gardens Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln, November 30 and runs through December 23. Featuring Michael Smith, Kat Eggleston, Barbara Barrow, music by Michael Smith. Directed by Frank Galati. 773-549-5788