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December 6, 2008
Remembering Odetta and "*Favorites of 2008"

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  1. Odetta: The Midnight Special (trad - H.Ledbetter) Lookin' For a Home -Thanks to Leadbelly M.C. Records MC-0044
  2. Odetta & Larry: I Was Born About 10,000 Years Ago / The Biggest Thing (trad-Woody Guthrie) Odetta at the Tin Angel Fantasy OBCCD-565-2
  3. Valerie & Walter Crockett: Long Time Travelin' (PD) Long Live Album Big Bark 004
  4. *Carrie Newcomer: One Woman and a Shovel The Geography of Light Philo 11671-1253-2
  5. *Greg Greenway: You Can't Keep a Good Woman Down Standing on the Side of Love Face SOH005
  6. Odetta: Ain't No Grave (trad) One Grain of Sand Vanguard 2153-2
  7. Johnsmith: Back to the Mystery Break Me Open Blue Pine 83707 28250
  8. Odetta: It's a Mighty World RCA Victor LSP-2792
  9. *Magpie: Give Light (Greg Artzner-Terry Leonino, based on words by Ella Baker) In This World: Looking Back, Moving Forward Sliced Bread CDSB75315
  10. Odetta w/The Holmes Bros.: This Little Light of Mine (trad, arr.Odetta) Gonna Let It Shine M.C. Records MC-0055
  11. *Cindy Kallet - Ellen Epstein - Michael Cicone: I Arise Facing East (Austin-Langstaff) Heart Walk Overall Music OM-3
  12. *Susie Burke & David Surette: I Will Be Here (Pierce Pettis) When the Small Birds Sweetly Sing Madrina MM104
  13. *Cindy Kallet - Ellen Epstein - Michael Cicone: My Heart Is Ready / I'm Gonna Walk (C.Kallet) Heart Walk Overall Music OM-3
  14. Odetta: Paths of Victory (trad-Bob Dylan) Odetta Sings of Many Things RCA Victor LSP-2023
  15. *Eric Lowen & Dan Navarro w/Phil Parlapiano: Learning to Fall (Eric Lowen-Preston Sturges) Red Hen EGG6
  16. *Greg Greenway: The Weight of Feathers Standing on the Side of Love Face SOH005
  17. *Carrie Newcomer: Throw Me a Line The Geography of Light Philo 11671-1253-2
  18. David Mitchell & Robert Webb: Robin Hood That Mitchell & Webb Sound, Series Three BBC Audio
  19. Randy Newman: Short People Guilty: 30 Years of Randy Newman Reprise Rhino R2 75567
  20. Odetta: 'Buked and Scorned (trad, arr.Odetta) The Tradition Masters Ryko TCD 1085
  21. Debra Cowan: Wall of Stone (Chris Moore) Fond Desire Farewell Falling Mountain FM 1054
  22. Odetta: Joshua Fit the Battle of Jericho (trad) The Tradition Masters Ryko TCD 1085
  23. *Joe Crookston: Mending Walls Able Baker Charlie & Dog Milagrito JBJO78
  24. *Eric Lowen & Dan Navarro w/ Phil Parlapiano: Purpose Learning to Fall Red Hen EGG6
  25. *Magpie: For Real (Bob Franke) In This World: Looking Back, Moving Forward Sliced Bread CDSB75315
  26. Odetta: All the Pretty Little Horses (trad) (Mandel Hall, U. of C. - 11/23/1957) WFMT Recording
  27. *Enoch Kent: Tae the Beggin' (trad,arr.Pat Simmonds) One More Round Borealis BCD190
  28. *Odetta: Rambling Round Your City (Woody Guthrie) One Grain of Sand Vanguard 2153-2
  29. *Kathy Mattea: Black Lung (Hazel Dickens) / Coal (Marty Stuart) Coal Captain Potato 7653260-2
  30. Lucy Kaplansky: Someday Soon (Ian Tyson) Over the Hills Red House RHRCD200
  31. *Kitty Donohoe: Come on Girls Northern Border Roheen RR007
  32. *Cindy Kallet - Ellen Epstein - Michael Cicone: Life Comes In (Ellen Epstein) Heart Walk Overall Music OM-3
  33. *Susie Burke & David Surette: This Is the Year (David Roth) When the Small Birds Sweetly Sing Madrina MM104
  34. Odetta: Spiritual Trilogy Medley: Oh Freedom / Come and Go With Me / I'm On My Way (trad,arr.Odetta) from two different recordings: "The Tradition Masters" Ryko TCD1085 and "Gonna Let It Shine" M.C. Records MC-0055
  35. *Joe Crookston: Hands Metal and Wood Able Baker Charlie & Dog Milagrito JBJO78
  36. Odetta: He's Got the Whole World In His Hands (trad) The Tradition Masters Ryko TCD 1085
  37. David Mitchell & Robert Webb with Olivia Colman: But I Won't Do That That Mitchell & Webb Sound, Series Three BBC Audio
  38. Odetta: Gallows Tree (trad, arr.Odetta) Odetta at the Gate of Horn Tradition STLP 201
  39. Odetta: The Car-Car Song (Woody Guthrie) Odetta at the Tin Angel Fantasy OBCCD-565-2
  40. *Enoch Kent: Coulter's Candy (Robert Coltart) One More Round Borealis BCD190
  41. Odetta: Why Oh Why (Woody Guthrie) (Mandel Hall, U. of C. - 10/31/1958) WFMT Recording
  42. *Kitty Donohoe: Every Small Thing Northern Border Roheen RR007
  43. Odetta: One Grain of Sand (Pete Seeger) Vanguard 2153-2
  44. *Magpie: One Another (Rachel Bissex) In This World: Looking Back, Moving Forward Sliced Bread CDSB75315
  45. Larry Rand: Odetta's Gone (a spoken remembrance) (private recording) from his blog on www.lawrenceofthedesert.com
  46. Odetta: Glory, Glory The Tradition Masters Ryko TCD 1085
  47. 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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These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Lucy Kaplanksy is at S.P.A.C.E., 1245 Chicago Ave., Evanston, Sunday, December 7 at 7.
847-492-8860

Sally Martin performs at Bill's Blues, 1029 Davis St., Sunday, December 7 at 7.
847-424-9800

Taeda and Karan Casey are at the Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago, Sunday, December 14 at 4 & 7.
773-728-6000

Johnsmith is at the Stained Glass Coffeehouse in the Deerfield Congregational Church, 225 Wilmot Rd., Saturday, December 13 at 7.
847-945-0176