Far across the blue water : Bill Monroe in Germany

Bill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys

Label:Bear Family BCD 16624
Release Date:2004
Format:CD
Country:Germany
BG Unlimited:2004-12
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Song Information:

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A-1. Introduction
Recording Date:1975-05-17
Place:Nuesuedende, Germany
Master:[1.01]
Vocals:Ekkehard Schumann-sp; B. Monroe-sp
A-2. Roust-a-bout
Recording Date:1975-05-17
Composer:B. Graves
Place:Nuesuedende, Germany
Master:[1.02]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Ralph Lewis-g; Robert W. 'Bob' Black-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Randy Davis-sb
Vocals:R. Lewis-L
A-3. Blue grass breakdown
Recording Date:1975-05-17
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Nuesuedende, Germany
Master:[1.03]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Ralph Lewis-g; Robert W. 'Bob' Black-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Randy Davis-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-4. Muleskinner blues
Recording Date:1975-05-17
Composer:Rodgers
Place:Nuesuedende, Germany
Master:[1.04]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Ralph Lewis-g; Robert W. 'Bob' Black-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Randy Davis-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
A-5. Footprints in the snow
Recording Date:1975-05-17
Composer:P. D.
Place:Nuesuedende, Germany
Master:[1.05]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Ralph Lewis-g; Robert W. 'Bob' Black-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Randy Davis-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
A-6. Kentucky mandolin
Recording Date:1975-05-17
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Nuesuedende, Germany
Master:[1.06]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Ralph Lewis-g; Robert W. 'Bob' Black-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Randy Davis-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-7. I'm working on a building
Recording Date:1975-05-17
Composer:A. P. Carter
Place:Nuesuedende, Germany
Master:[1.07]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Ralph Lewis-g; Robert W. 'Bob' Black-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Randy Davis-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-LV/TC; R. Lewis-LC; Bob Black-B; R. Davis-BS
A-8. The road of life
Recording Date:1975-05-17
Composer:Virginia Stauffer
Place:Nuesuedende, Germany
Master:[1.08]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Ralph Lewis-g; Robert W. 'Bob' Black-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Randy Davis-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-LV/TC; R. Lewis-LC; Bob. Black-B; R. Davis-BS
A-9. Grey eagle
Recording Date:1975-05-17
Composer:P. D.
Place:Nuesuedende, Germany
Master:[1.09]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Ralph Lewis-g; Robert W. 'Bob' Black-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Randy Davis-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-10. Festival waltz
Recording Date:1975-05-17
Composer:Kenny Baker
Place:Nuesuedende, Germany
Master:[1.10]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Ralph Lewis-g; Robert W. 'Bob' Black-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Randy Davis-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-11. Uncle Pen
Recording Date:1975-05-17
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Nuesuedende, Germany
Master:[1.11]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Ralph Lewis-g; Robert W. 'Bob' Black-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Randy Davis-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-LV/TC; R. Lewis-LC; R. Davis-B
A-12. The truck drivin' man
Recording Date:1975-05-17
Composer:Terry Fell
Place:Nuesuedende, Germany
Master:[1.12]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Ralph Lewis-g; Robert W. 'Bob' Black-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Randy Davis-sb
Vocals:R. Lewis-L
A-13. In the pines
Recording Date:1975-05-17
Composer:Clayton McMichen
Place:Nuesuedende, Germany
Master:[1.13]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Ralph Lewis-g; Robert W. 'Bob' Black-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Randy Davis-sb
Vocals:R. Lewis-L; B. Monroe-T
A-14. Shuckin' the corn
Recording Date:1975-05-17
Composer:Earl Scruggs
Place:Nuesuedende, Germany
Master:[1.14]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Ralph Lewis-g; Robert W. 'Bob' Black-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Randy Davis-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-15. Roll in my sweet baby's arms
Recording Date:1975-05-17
Composer:P. D.
Place:Nuesuedende, Germany
Master:[2.01]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Ralph Lewis-g; Robert W. 'Bob' Black-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Randy Davis-sb
Vocals:R. Lewis-L; B. Monroe-T; R. Davis-B
A-16. Doin' my time
Recording Date:1975-05-17
Composer:Jimmie Skinner
Place:Nuesuedende, Germany
Master:[2.02]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Ralph Lewis-g; Robert W. 'Bob' Black-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Randy Davis-sb
Vocals:R. Lewis-L
A-17. Flint Hill special
Recording Date:1975-05-17
Composer:Earl Scruggs
Place:Nuesuedende, Germany
Master:[2.03]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Ralph Lewis-g; Robert W. 'Bob' Black-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Randy Davis-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-18. Little Joe
Recording Date:1975-05-17
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Nuesuedende, Germany
Master:[2.04]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Ralph Lewis-g; Robert W. 'Bob' Black-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Randy Davis-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
A-19. You won't be satisfied that way
Recording Date:1975-05-17
Composer:Jimmie Davis-Lloyd Ellis
Place:Nuesuedende, Germany
Master:[2.05]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Ralph Lewis-g; Robert W. 'Bob' Black-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Randy Davis-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
B-1. McKinley's march
Recording Date:1975-05-17
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Nuesuedende, Germany
Master:[2.11]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Ralph Lewis-g; Robert W. 'Bob' Black-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Randy Davis-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-2. I saw the light
Recording Date:1975-05-17
Composer:Hank Williams
Place:Nuesuedende, Germany
Master:[2.12]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Ralph Lewis-g; Robert W. 'Bob' Black-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Randy Davis-sb
Vocals:R. Lewis-L; B. Monroe-T; Bob Black-B; R. Davis-BS
B-3. Orange Blossom Special
Recording Date:1975-05-17
Composer:Ervin Rouse
Place:Nuesuedende, Germany
Master:[2.13]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Ralph Lewis-g; Robert W. 'Bob' Black-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Randy Davis-sb
B-4. Orange Blossom Special
Recording Date:1975-05-17
Composer:Ervin Rouse
Place:Nuesuedende, Germany
Master:[2.14]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Ralph Lewis-g; Robert W. 'Bob' Black-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Randy Davis-sb
B-5. Orange Blossom Special
Recording Date:1975-05-17
Composer:Ervin Rouse
Place:Nuesuedende, Germany
Master:[2.15]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Ralph Lewis-g; Robert W. 'Bob' Black-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Randy Davis-sb
B-6. Blue moon of Kentucky
Recording Date:1975-05-17
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Nuesuedende, Germany
Master:[2.16]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Ralph Lewis-g; Robert W. 'Bob' Black-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Randy Davis-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
B-7. My little Georgia rose
Recording Date:1975-05-17
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Nuesuedende, Germany
Master:[2.17]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Ralph Lewis-g; Robert W. 'Bob' Black-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Randy Davis-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
B-8. Down yonder
Recording Date:1975-05-17
Composer:P. D.
Place:Nuesuedende, Germany
Master:[2.18]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Ralph Lewis-g; Robert W. 'Bob' Black-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Randy Davis-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-9. Wabash Cannonball
Recording Date:1975-05-17
Composer:A.P. Carter
Place:Nuesuedende, Germany
Master:[2.19]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Ralph Lewis-g; Robert W. 'Bob' Black-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Randy Davis-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
B-10. You'll find her name written there
Recording Date:1975-05-17
Composer:Harold Hensley
Place:Nuesuedende, Germany
Master:[2.20]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Ralph Lewis-g; Robert W. 'Bob' Black-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Randy Davis-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
B-11. Swing low, sweet chariot / I saw the light
Recording Date:1975-05-17
Composer:P. D.
Place:Nuesuedende, Germany
Master:[2.21]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Ralph Lewis-g; Robert W. 'Bob' Black-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Randy Davis-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
B-12. John Henry
Recording Date:1975-05-17
Composer:P. D.
Place:Nuesuedende, Germany
Master:[2.22]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Ralph Lewis-g; Robert W. 'Bob' Black-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Randy Davis-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
B-13. Molly and Tenbrooks
Recording Date:1975-05-17
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Nuesuedende, Germany
Master:[2.23]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Ralph Lewis-g; Robert W. 'Bob' Black-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Randy Davis-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
B-14. Fraulein
Recording Date:1975-05-17
Composer:Lawton Williams
Place:Nuesuedende, Germany
Master:[2.24]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Ralph Lewis-g; Robert W. 'Bob' Black-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Randy Davis-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
B-15. Medley
Recording Date:1975-05-17
Place:Nuesuedende, Germany
Master:[3.3]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Ralph Lewis-g; Kalli Buskohl-lead electric g; Ronnie Seffinga-electric g; Hermann Lammers Meyer-steel g; Ronnie Seffinga-accordion; Emmo Doden-drums
Vocals:B. Monroe-LV/TC; R. Lewis-LC; Emsland Hillbillies-L?
C-1. My sweet blue-eyed darling
Recording Date:1989-07-30
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Zur Neuen Heimat, Streekermoor, Germany
Master:[1.01]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Thomas Dollison 'Tom' Ewing-g; Blake Williams-bj; Clarence 'Tater' Tate-f; Billy Rose-sb
Vocals:T. Ewing-L; B. Monroe-T; B. Williams-B
C-2. The old home town
Recording Date:1989-07-30
Composer:Carter Stanley
Place:Zur Neuen Heimat, Streekermoor, Germany
Master:[1.02]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Thomas Dollison 'Tom' Ewing-g; Blake Williams-bj; Clarence 'Tater' Tate-f; Billy Rose-sb
Vocals:T. Ewing-L
C-3. Sugar Loaf Mountain
Recording Date:1989-07-30
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Zur Neuen Heimat, Streekermoor, Germany
Master:[1.03]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Thomas Dollison 'Tom' Ewing-g; Blake Williams-bj; Clarence 'Tater' Tate-f; Billy Rose-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
C-4. Muleskinner blues
Recording Date:1989-07-30
Composer:P. D.
Place:Zur Neuen Heimat, Streekermoor, Germany
Master:[1.04]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Thomas Dollison 'Tom' Ewing-g; Blake Williams-bj; Clarence 'Tater' Tate-f; Billy Rose-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
C-5. Blue moon of Kentucky
Recording Date:1989-07-30
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Zur Neuen Heimat, Streekermoor, Germany
Master:[1.05]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Thomas Dollison 'Tom' Ewing-g; Blake Williams-bj; Clarence 'Tater' Tate-f; Billy Rose-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
C-6. Southern flavor
Recording Date:1989-07-30
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Zur Neuen Heimat, Streekermoor, Germany
Master:[1.06]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Thomas Dollison 'Tom' Ewing-g; Blake Williams-bj; Clarence 'Tater' Tate-f; Billy Rose-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
C-7. A beautiful life
Recording Date:1989-07-30
Composer:William Golden
Place:Zur Neuen Heimat, Streekermoor, Germany
Master:[1.07]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Thomas Dollison 'Tom' Ewing-g; Blake Williams-bj; Clarence 'Tater' Tate-f; Billy Rose-sb
Vocals:T. Ewing-L; B. Monroe-T; B. Williams-B; T. Tate-BS
C-8. The old Brown County barn
Recording Date:1989-07-30
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Zur Neuen Heimat, Streekermoor, Germany
Master:[1.08]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Thomas Dollison 'Tom' Ewing-g; Blake Williams-bj; Clarence 'Tater' Tate-f; Billy Rose-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
C-9. Uncle Pen
Recording Date:1989-07-30
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Zur Neuen Heimat, Streekermoor, Germany
Master:[1.09]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Thomas Dollison 'Tom' Ewing-g; Blake Williams-bj; Clarence 'Tater' Tate-f; Billy Rose-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-LV/TC; T. Ewing-LC; B. Williams-B
C-10. Cheyenne
Recording Date:1989-07-30
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Zur Neuen Heimat, Streekermoor, Germany
Master:[1.10]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Thomas Dollison 'Tom' Ewing-g; Blake Williams-bj; Clarence 'Tater' Tate-f; Billy Rose-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
C-11. Footprints in the snow
Recording Date:1989-07-30
Composer:P. D.
Place:Zur Neuen Heimat, Streekermoor, Germany
Master:[1.11]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Thomas Dollison 'Tom' Ewing-g; Blake Williams-bj; Clarence 'Tater' Tate-f; Billy Rose-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
C-12. My little Georgia rose
Recording Date:1989-07-30
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Zur Neuen Heimat, Streekermoor, Germany
Master:[1.12]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Thomas Dollison 'Tom' Ewing-g; Blake Williams-bj; Clarence 'Tater' Tate-f; Billy Rose-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
C-13. Walls of time
Recording Date:1989-07-30
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Zur Neuen Heimat, Streekermoor, Germany
Master:[1.13]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Thomas Dollison 'Tom' Ewing-g; Blake Williams-bj; Clarence 'Tater' Tate-f; Billy Rose-sb
Vocals:T. Ewing-L; B. Monroe-T
C-14. Jerusalem Ridge
Recording Date:1989-07-30
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Zur Neuen Heimat, Streekermoor, Germany
Master:[1.14]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Thomas Dollison 'Tom' Ewing-g; Blake Williams-bj; Clarence 'Tater' Tate-f; Billy Rose-sb
D-1. Raw hide
Recording Date:1989-07-30
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Zur Neuen Heimat, Streekermoor, Germany
Master:[2.01]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Thomas Dollison 'Tom' Ewing-g; Blake Williams-bj; Clarence 'Tater' Tate-f; Billy Rose-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
D-2. Down yonder
Recording Date:1989-07-30
Composer:P. D.
Place:Zur Neuen Heimat, Streekermoor, Germany
Master:[2.02]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Thomas Dollison 'Tom' Ewing-g; Blake Williams-bj; Clarence 'Tater' Tate-f; Billy Rose-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
D-3. In the pines
Recording Date:1989-07-30
Composer:Clayton McMichen
Place:Zur Neuen Heimat, Streekermoor, Germany
Master:[2.03]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Thomas Dollison 'Tom' Ewing-g; Blake Williams-bj; Clarence 'Tater' Tate-f; Billy Rose-sb
Vocals:T. Ewing-L; B. Monroe-T
D-4. Bluegrass breakdown
Recording Date:1989-07-30
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Zur Neuen Heimat, Streekermoor, Germany
Master:[2.04]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Thomas Dollison 'Tom' Ewing-g; Blake Williams-bj; Clarence 'Tater' Tate-f; Billy Rose-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
D-5. There's an old, old house
Recording Date:1989-07-30
Composer:George Jones
Place:Zur Neuen Heimat, Streekermoor, Germany
Master:[2.05]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Thomas Dollison 'Tom' Ewing-g; Blake Williams-bj; Clarence 'Tater' Tate-f; Billy Rose-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
D-6. I saw the light
Recording Date:1989-07-30
Composer:Hank Williams
Place:Zur Neuen Heimat, Streekermoor, Germany
Master:[2.06]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Thomas Dollison 'Tom' Ewing-g; Blake Williams-bj; Clarence 'Tater' Tate-f; Billy Rose-sb
Vocals:T. Ewing-L; B. Monroe-T; B. Williams-B; T. Tate-BS
D-7. On and on
Recording Date:1989-07-30
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Zur Neuen Heimat, Streekermoor, Germany
Master:[2.07]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Thomas Dollison 'Tom' Ewing-g; Blake Williams-bj; Clarence 'Tater' Tate-f; Billy Rose-sb
Vocals:T. Ewing-L; B. Monroe-T; B. Williams-B
D-8. Soldier's joy
Recording Date:1989-07-30
Composer:P. D.
Place:Zur Neuen Heimat, Streekermoor, Germany
Master:[2.08]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Thomas Dollison 'Tom' Ewing-g; Blake Williams-bj; Clarence 'Tater' Tate-f; Billy Rose-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
D-9. Wayfaring stranger
Recording Date:1989-07-30
Composer:P.D.
Place:Zur Neuen Heimat, Streekermoor, Germany
Master:[2.09]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Thomas Dollison 'Tom' Ewing-g; Blake Williams-bj; Clarence 'Tater' Tate-f; Billy Rose-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
D-10. Molly and Tenbrooks
Recording Date:1989-07-30
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Zur Neuen Heimat, Streekermoor, Germany
Master:[2.10]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Thomas Dollison 'Tom' Ewing-g; Blake Williams-bj; Clarence 'Tater' Tate-f; Billy Rose-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
D-11. Roll in my sweet baby's arms
Recording Date:1989-07-30
Composer:P. D.
Place:Zur Neuen Heimat, Streekermoor, Germany
Master:[2.11]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Thomas Dollison 'Tom' Ewing-g; Blake Williams-bj; Clarence 'Tater' Tate-f; Billy Rose-sb
Vocals:T. Ewing-L; B. Monroe-T; B. Williams-B
D-12. Sally Goodin'
Recording Date:1989-07-30
Composer:P. D.
Place:Zur Neuen Heimat, Streekermoor, Germany
Master:[2.12]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Thomas Dollison 'Tom' Ewing-g; Blake Williams-bj; Clarence 'Tater' Tate-f; Billy Rose-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
D-13. So long and goodbye
Recording Date:1989-07-30
Composer:Mark Fourner
Place:Zur Neuen Heimat, Streekermoor, Germany
Master:[2.13]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Thomas Dollison 'Tom' Ewing-g; Blake Williams-bj; Clarence 'Tater' Tate-f; Billy Rose-sb
D-14. John Henry
Recording Date:1989-07-30
Composer:P. D.
Place:Zur Neuen Heimat, Streekermoor, Germany
Master:[2.14]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Thomas Dollison 'Tom' Ewing-g; Blake Williams-bj; Clarence 'Tater' Tate-f; Billy Rose-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
D-15. Wheel hoss
Recording Date:1989-07-30
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Zur Neuen Heimat, Streekermoor, Germany
Master:[2.15]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Thomas Dollison 'Tom' Ewing-g; Blake Williams-bj; Clarence 'Tater' Tate-f; Billy Rose-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)