Classic Southern gospel

Various artists

Label:Smithsonian Folkways SFW CD 40137
Release Date:2005
Format:CD
Country:United States
Barcode:093074013724
BG Unlimited:2005-07
   Amazon ASIN: B00092322M

Song Information:

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1. I'm working on a buildingBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 1:59
Recording Date:1956-05-13
Composer:A. P. Carter; APRS, BMI
Place:New River Ranch, Rising Sun, MD
Master:[06]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Yates Green-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Bobby Hicks-f; Joe Stuart-f; Chick Stripling or Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:B. Monroe-LV/TC; Y. Green?-LC; J. Stuart?-B; unknown-BS
4. Are you washed in the bloodRed Allen 2:43
Recording Date:1963-09
Place:Wynwood Studio, Falls Church, VA
Instruments:Red Allen-g; Frank Wakefield-m; Pete Kuykendall-bj; Tom Morgan-sb
Vocals:R. Allen-L; F. Wakefield-V
5. What are they doing in Heaven today?Harry & Jeanie West 2:16
Recording Date:1957
Composer:Rev. Charles Tindleyl
Instruments:Jeannie West-g; Harry West-m
Vocals:J. West-V; H. West-V
6. The lost soulThe Watson Family 2:57
Recording Date:1961
Instruments:Doc Watson-g
Vocals:A. Watson-V; Rosa Lee Watson-V; Gaither Carlton-V
8. Walking in Jerusalem just like JohnThe Country Gentlemen 2:15
Recording Date:1963-01-06
Place:Sacred Mushroom, Columbus, OH
Instruments:Charlie Waller-g; Eddie Adcock-bj; John Duffey-m; Tom Gray-sb
Vocals:C. Waller-L; J. Duffey-T; E. Adcock-B
9. Sinner, you'd better get readyThe Lilly Brothers 2:57
Recording Date:1962
Instruments:Bea Lilly-g; Everett Lilly-m
Vocals:E. Lilly-V; B. Lilly-V
10. When He reached down His hand for meBill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys 2:45
Recording Date:1965-09-06
Place:Fincastle, VA
Master:[04]
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Malcolm 'Mac' Wiseman-g
Vocals:M. Wiseman-L; B. Monroe-T; Don Reno-B; Benny Martin-BS
11. Away over in the promised landThe A. L. Phipps Family 2:15
Composer:A. L. Phipps; Mountain Eagle Publishing Inc./Pin Knob Music Co., BMI
Instruments:A. L. Phipps-g; Kathleen Phipps-g; Helen Phipps-ah; Leeman Phipps-sb
Vocals:A. L. Phipps-V; K. Phipps-V; H. Phipps-V; L. Phipps-V
13. Old country churchTom Morgan 2:49
Instruments:Tom Morgan-sb; other personnel not known
Vocals:T. Morgan-V
15. Amazing graceDoc Watson, Clint Howard & Fred Price 3:54
Vocals:Doc Watson-L; Clarence Ashley-V; Fred Price-V; Jean Ritchie-V
17. Shake hands with mother againAllen Brothers 2:54
Recording Date:1980
Composer:W. A. Berry;l Bridge Building Music, Inc., BMI
Instruments:Harley Allen-g; Ronnie Allen-m
Vocals:H. Allen-V; Greg Allen-V; R. Allen-V
18. Gabriel's callHazel & Alice 2:13
Recording Date:1960
Composer:Hazel Dickens-Alice Foster-Jeremy Foster-Marj Seeger; Wynwood Music Co. Inc., BMI
Instruments:Alice Gerrard-g; Lamar Grier-bj; David Grisman-m; Hazel Dickens-sb
Vocals:A. Gerrard-V; H. Dickens-V
19. What would you give in exchange for your soul?Bill Monroe & Doc Watson 4:26
Recording Date:1963-05-17
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Doc Watson-g
Vocals:A. Watson-V; B. Monroe-V
21. I am a pilgrimThe Country Gentlemen 2:55
Recording Date:1963-01-06
Place:Sacred Mushroom, Columbus, OH
Instruments:Charlie Waller-g; Eddie Adcock-bj; John Duffey-m; Tom Gray-sb
Vocals:C. Waller-L; J. Duffey-T; E. Adcock-B