The Resource Songs of the great American West, compiled and edited by Irwin Silber ; music annotated, edited and arranged by Earl Robinson, (score)

Songs of the great American West, compiled and edited by Irwin Silber ; music annotated, edited and arranged by Earl Robinson, (score)

Label
Songs of the great American West
Title
Songs of the great American West
Statement of responsibility
compiled and edited by Irwin Silber ; music annotated, edited and arranged by Earl Robinson
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A wide selection of folk songs from the American West from roughly about 1840 to the turn of the century
Form of composition
other
Format of music
multiple score formats
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
Label
Songs of the great American West, compiled and edited by Irwin Silber ; music annotated, edited and arranged by Earl Robinson, (score)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
In various formats: in part melodies with words, in part for voice and piano, in part for voice with chord symbols
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references and indexes, including an index of titles and first lines
  • Includes discography (all 33 1/3 rpm longplaying phonorecords)
Contents
  • "Come all you bold fellers." Jesse James (p.252) -- Sam Bass (p.257) -- Billy the Kid (p.260) -- The Zebra Dun (p.262) -- El Toro Moro (p.265) -- Corrido de Heraclio Bernal (p.270) -- Custer's last charge (p.273) -- Roy Bean (p.276) -- The streets of Laredo (p.279) -- Tying ten knots in the devil's tail (p.283). "Roll on, Columbia".-- The Big Rock Candy Mountain (p.291) -- The Ludlow Massacre (p.296) -- The preacher and the slave (p.298) -- The commonwealth of toil (p.302) -- Too ree ama (p.304) -- The frozen logger (p.306) -- Fifty thousand lumberjacks (p.308) -- When the ice worms nest again (p.311) -- Roll on, Columbia (p.314)
  • Brigham Young (p.83) -- Echo Canyon. "The days of '49." The days of Forty-nine (p.96) -- The good old days of '50, '1, and '2 (p.99) -- When I went off to prospect (p.100) -- Life in California (p.104) -- Seeing the elephant (p.107) -- I often think of writing home (p.111) -- California as it is (p.114) -- The lousy miner (p.117) -- Poker Jim (p.120) -- Hangtown gals (p.123) -- Humbug steamship companies (p.125) -- California Stage Company (p.130) -- We are all a-panning (p.132) -- Corrido de Joaquin Murieta (p.135) -- Twelve hundred more (p.138) -- Root hog, or die (p.142) -- I'm off to Boise City (p.145) -- The dreary Black Hills (p.149) -- The old settler's song (p.153). "Ride around little dogies." I ride an old paint (p.161) -- The Old Chisholm Trail (p.164) -- The buffalo skinners (p.169)
  • Contents (song titles): "Ho! for California!". The race to California (p.5) -- Ho! for California (p.9) -- Sacramento (p.12) -- Sweet Betsy from Pike (p.14) -- Joe Bowers (p.18) -- Crossing the Plains (p.23) -- Coming around the Horn (p.27) -- We'll give 'em Jessie (p.30) -- Sioux Indians (p.33) -- A la ru (p.36) -- Song of happiness (p.38) -- The Pacific Railroad (p.39). "On the plains of Mexico." Remember the Alamo! (p.47) -- Green grow the lilacs (p.49) -- Santy Anno [Santa Anna] (p.52) -- The maid of Monterey (p.55)-- Buena Vista (p.57) -- Mustang gray (p.60) -- Clarín de Campaña (p.62) -- El tecolote (p.64). "Come, come, ye saints!". Come, come, ye saints (p.73) -- Sea gulls and crickets (p.75) -- The Mountain Meadows Massacre (p.77) -- The handcart song (p.80)
  • Git along, little dogies (p. 173) -- Cowboy's gettin'-up holler (p. 177) -- Good-bye old Paint (p. 179) -- Corrido de Kansas (p.181) -- Doney gal (p.184) -- The trail to Mexico (p.187) -- Cowboy's life is a dreary, dreary life (p.192) -- The gal I left behind me (p.195) -- Utah Carroll (p.197) -- Bury me not on the lone prairie (p.200) -- Spanish is the loving tongue (p.203) -- Little Joe, the wrangler (p.206). "The farmer is the man." The homestead of the free (p.213) -- Uncle Sam's farm (p.215) -- The little old sod shanty on my claim (p.218) -- Western home (p.221) -- The Lane County bachelor (p.224) -- Kansas boys (p.229) -- The Wyoming nester (p.231) -- Dakota land (p.233) -- The Kansas fool (p.235) -- The farmer is the man (p.236) -- The hayseed (p.240)-- The independent man (p.243) -- The people's jubilee (p.245)
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
1 score (xvi, 334 p.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
ocm01268417
Label
Songs of the great American West, compiled and edited by Irwin Silber ; music annotated, edited and arranged by Earl Robinson, (score)
Publication
Note
In various formats: in part melodies with words, in part for voice and piano, in part for voice with chord symbols
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references and indexes, including an index of titles and first lines
  • Includes discography (all 33 1/3 rpm longplaying phonorecords)
Contents
  • "Come all you bold fellers." Jesse James (p.252) -- Sam Bass (p.257) -- Billy the Kid (p.260) -- The Zebra Dun (p.262) -- El Toro Moro (p.265) -- Corrido de Heraclio Bernal (p.270) -- Custer's last charge (p.273) -- Roy Bean (p.276) -- The streets of Laredo (p.279) -- Tying ten knots in the devil's tail (p.283). "Roll on, Columbia".-- The Big Rock Candy Mountain (p.291) -- The Ludlow Massacre (p.296) -- The preacher and the slave (p.298) -- The commonwealth of toil (p.302) -- Too ree ama (p.304) -- The frozen logger (p.306) -- Fifty thousand lumberjacks (p.308) -- When the ice worms nest again (p.311) -- Roll on, Columbia (p.314)
  • Brigham Young (p.83) -- Echo Canyon. "The days of '49." The days of Forty-nine (p.96) -- The good old days of '50, '1, and '2 (p.99) -- When I went off to prospect (p.100) -- Life in California (p.104) -- Seeing the elephant (p.107) -- I often think of writing home (p.111) -- California as it is (p.114) -- The lousy miner (p.117) -- Poker Jim (p.120) -- Hangtown gals (p.123) -- Humbug steamship companies (p.125) -- California Stage Company (p.130) -- We are all a-panning (p.132) -- Corrido de Joaquin Murieta (p.135) -- Twelve hundred more (p.138) -- Root hog, or die (p.142) -- I'm off to Boise City (p.145) -- The dreary Black Hills (p.149) -- The old settler's song (p.153). "Ride around little dogies." I ride an old paint (p.161) -- The Old Chisholm Trail (p.164) -- The buffalo skinners (p.169)
  • Contents (song titles): "Ho! for California!". The race to California (p.5) -- Ho! for California (p.9) -- Sacramento (p.12) -- Sweet Betsy from Pike (p.14) -- Joe Bowers (p.18) -- Crossing the Plains (p.23) -- Coming around the Horn (p.27) -- We'll give 'em Jessie (p.30) -- Sioux Indians (p.33) -- A la ru (p.36) -- Song of happiness (p.38) -- The Pacific Railroad (p.39). "On the plains of Mexico." Remember the Alamo! (p.47) -- Green grow the lilacs (p.49) -- Santy Anno [Santa Anna] (p.52) -- The maid of Monterey (p.55)-- Buena Vista (p.57) -- Mustang gray (p.60) -- Clarín de Campaña (p.62) -- El tecolote (p.64). "Come, come, ye saints!". Come, come, ye saints (p.73) -- Sea gulls and crickets (p.75) -- The Mountain Meadows Massacre (p.77) -- The handcart song (p.80)
  • Git along, little dogies (p. 173) -- Cowboy's gettin'-up holler (p. 177) -- Good-bye old Paint (p. 179) -- Corrido de Kansas (p.181) -- Doney gal (p.184) -- The trail to Mexico (p.187) -- Cowboy's life is a dreary, dreary life (p.192) -- The gal I left behind me (p.195) -- Utah Carroll (p.197) -- Bury me not on the lone prairie (p.200) -- Spanish is the loving tongue (p.203) -- Little Joe, the wrangler (p.206). "The farmer is the man." The homestead of the free (p.213) -- Uncle Sam's farm (p.215) -- The little old sod shanty on my claim (p.218) -- Western home (p.221) -- The Lane County bachelor (p.224) -- Kansas boys (p.229) -- The Wyoming nester (p.231) -- Dakota land (p.233) -- The Kansas fool (p.235) -- The farmer is the man (p.236) -- The hayseed (p.240)-- The independent man (p.243) -- The people's jubilee (p.245)
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
1 score (xvi, 334 p.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
ocm01268417

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