The Essential Doc Watson

Doc Watson

Label:Vanguard VCD 45/46
Release Date:1987
Format:CD
Country:United States
Barcode:015707454629
   Discogs.com ID: 7546361
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Song Information:

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1. Tom Dooley3:17
Composer:Arr., adpt. Doc Watson
Instruments:Doc Watson-g/harmonica; Merle Watson-g; Russ Savakus-sb
Vocals:Doc Watson-V
2. Alberta2:43
Composer:Arr., adpt. Doc Watson
Instruments:Doc Watson-g; Merle Watson-g; Russ Savakus-sb
Vocals:Doc Watson-V
3. Froggie went a-courtin'4:05
Composer:Traditional
Instruments:Doc Watson-bj
Vocals:Doc Watson-V
4. Beaumont rag1:40
Composer:Arr., adpt. Doc Watson
Instruments:Doc Watson-g; Merle Watson-g; Russ Savakus-sb
5. St James hospital3:28
Composer:James Baker
Instruments:Doc Watson-g; Merle Watson-g; Russ Savakus-sb
Vocals:Doc Watson-V
6. Muskrat2:52
Composer:Arr., adpt. Doc Watson
Instruments:Doc Watson-g/harmonica; Merle Watson-g
Vocals:Doc Watson-V
7. Down in the valley to pray1:59
Composer:Arr., adpt. Doc Watson
Vocals:Doc Watson-V
8. Blue railroad train2:44
Composer:Alton Delmore
Instruments:Doc Watson-g; Merle Watson-g; Russ Savakus-sb
Vocals:Doc Watson-V
9. Rising sun blues4:20
Composer:Adpt. Clarence T. Ashley
Instruments:Doc Watson-g; Merle Watson-g; Russ Savakus-sb
Vocals:Doc Watson-V
10. Shady grove2:59
Composer:Arr. Doc Watson
Instruments:Doc Watson-g; Merle Watson-g; Russ Savakus-sb
Vocals:Doc Watson-V
11. My rough and rowdy ways2:31
Composer:Jimmy Rodgers-Elsie McWilliams
Instruments:Doc Watson-g/harmonica; Merle Watson-g; Eric Weissberg-sb
Vocals:Doc Watson-V
12. The train that carried my girl from town3:45
Composer:Arr., adpt. Doc Watson
Instruments:Doc Watson-g; Merle Watson-g; Don Stover-bj; Grady Martin-db; Shot Jackson-db; Buddy Spicher-f; Tommy Jackson-f; Floyd Cramer-piano; Junior Huskey-sb; Buddy Harman-drums
Vocals:Doc Watson-V
13. Black mountain rag1:46
Composer:Arr., adpt. Doc Watson
Instruments:Doc Watson-g
14. I was a stranger2:30
Composer:Jimmy Rodgers
Instruments:Doc Watson-g
Vocals:Doc Watson-V
15. Blueridge mountain blues2:29
Instruments:Doc Watson-g/harmonica; Arnold Watson-bj; Gaither Carlson-f
Vocals:Doc Watson-V
16. Country blues3:30
Composer:Arr., adpt. Dock Boggs
Instruments:Doc Watson-g/harmonica/bj
Vocals:Doc Watson-V
17. Groundhog1:47
Composer:Arr., adpt. Doc Watson
Instruments:Doc Watson-g/harmonica
Vocals:Doc Watson-V
18. Little Orphan girl3:15
Composer:Arr., adpt. Doc Watson
Instruments:Doc Watson-g
Vocals:Doc Watson-V
19. Blackberry blossom1:16
Composer:Arr., adpt. Doc Watson
Instruments:Doc Watson-g; Merle Watson-g; Russ Savakus-sb
20. Going down this road feeling bad2:14
Composer:Arr., adpt. Doc Watson
Instruments:Doc Watson-g; Arnold Watson-bj; Gaither Carlson-f
Vocals:Doc Watson-V
21. Rambling hobo0:56
Composer:Arr., adpt. Doc Watson
Instruments:Doc Watson-bj
22. Little Omie Wise4:16
Composer:Arr., adpt. Doc Watson
Instruments:Doc Watson-g
Vocals:Doc Watson-V
23. Handsome Molly2:16
Composer:Traditional
Instruments:Doc Watson-g; Gaither Carlson-f
Vocals:Doc Watson-V
24. Whitehouse blues1:39
Composer:Charlie Poole
Instruments:Doc Watson-g/harmonica
Vocals:Doc Watson-V
25. I want to love him more2:32
Composer:Traditional
Instruments:Doc Watson-g
Vocals:Doc Watson-V; Arnold Watson-V; Mrs. G. D. Watson-V
26. Way downtown2:44
Composer:Arr., adpt. Doc Watson
Instruments:Doc Watson-g; Fred Price-f
Vocals:Doc Watson-V; Clint Howard-V