American banjo, three-finger and Scruggs style

Various artists

Label:Smithsonian Folkways SF 40037
Release Date:1990
Format:LP
Country:United States
BG Unlimited:1991-06

Song Information:

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A-1. Shortening breadSmiley Hobbs
Recording Date:1956
Place:Manassas, VA
Instruments:Smiley Hobbs-bj; Tom Morgan-g; Pete Kuykendall-m; Mike Seeger-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-2. Pig in a penSmiley Hobbs
Recording Date:1956
Place:Manassas, VA
Instruments:Smiley Hobbs-bj; Tom Morgan-g; Pete Kuykendall-m; Mike Seeger-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-3. Train 45Smiley Hobbs
Recording Date:1956
Place:Manassas, VA
Instruments:Smiley Hobbs-bj; Tom Morgan-g; Pete Kuykendall-m; Mike Seeger-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-4. Rosewood casketSmiley Hobbs
Recording Date:1956
Place:Manassas, VA
Instruments:Smiley Hobbs-bj; Tom Morgan-g; Pete Kuykendall-m; Mike Seeger-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-5. Cotton eye JoeSmiley Hobbs
Recording Date:1956
Place:Manassas, VA
Instruments:Smiley Hobbs-bj; Tom Morgan-g; Pete Kuykendall-m; Mike Seeger-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-6. Don't let your deal go downJ. C. Sutphin
Recording Date:1956
Instruments:J. C. Sutphin-bj
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-7. Under the double eagleJ. C. Sutphin
Recording Date:1956
Instruments:J. C. Sutphin-bj
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-8. I don't love nobodyJ. C. Sutphin
Recording Date:1956
Instruments:J. C. Sutphin-bj
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-9. Sally Goodin/Sally AnnJunie Scruggs
Recording Date:1956
Instruments:Junie Scruggs-bj
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-10. Cripple CreekJunie Scruggs
Recording Date:1956
Instruments:Junie Scruggs-bj
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-11. Cumberland GapSnuffy Jenkins
Recording Date:1956
Instruments:Snuffy Jenkins-bj
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-12. John HenrySnuffy Jenkins
Recording Date:1956
Instruments:Snuffy Jenkins-bj
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-13. Chicken reelSnuffy Jenkins
Recording Date:1956
Instruments:Snuffy Jenkins-bj
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-14. Shortening breadSnuffy Jenkins
Recording Date:1956
Instruments:Snuffy Jenkins-bj
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-15. John HenrySnuffy Jenkins
Recording Date:1956
Instruments:Snuffy Jenkins-bj
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-16. Lonesome road bluesSnuffy Jenkins
Recording Date:1956
Instruments:Snuffy Jenkins-bj
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-17. Kansas City kitty/Big eared muleSnuffy Jenkins
Recording Date:1956
Instruments:Snuffy Jenkins-bj
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-18. Twinkle, twinkle little starSnuffy Jenkins
Recording Date:1956
Instruments:Snuffy Jenkins-bj
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-19. Careless loveSnuffy Jenkins
Recording Date:1956
Instruments:Snuffy Jenkins-bj
Vocals:(Instrumental)
A-20. Sally Ann/Sally GoodinSnuffy Jenkins
Recording Date:1956
Instruments:Snuffy Jenkins-bj
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-1. Home, sweet homeOren Jenkins
Recording Date:1956
Instruments:Oren Jenkins-bj; Verl Jenkins-f
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-2. Spanish fandangoOren Jenkins
Recording Date:1956
Instruments:Oren Jenkins-bj
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-3. Cripple CreekOren Jenkins
Recording Date:1956
Instruments:Oren Jenkins-bj
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-4. Down the roadOren Jenkins
Recording Date:1956
Instruments:Oren Jenkins-bj
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-5. Liza JaneOren Jenkins
Recording Date:1956
Instruments:Oren Jenkins-bj
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-6. Hey, Mr. BanjoOren Jenkins
Recording Date:1956
Instruments:Oren Jenkins-bj
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-7. Bugle call ragOren Jenkins
Recording Date:1956
Instruments:Oren Jenkins-bj
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-8. Cackling hen/Cumberland GapJoe Stuart
Recording Date:1956-09-23
Place:New River Ranch, Rising Sun, MD
Instruments:Joe Stuart-bj
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-9. Dear old DixieLarry Richardson
Recording Date:1956
Instruments:Larry Richardson-bj
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-10. Little MaggieLarry Richardson
Recording Date:1956
Instruments:Larry Richardson-bj
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-11. Take me back to the sweet sunny southLarry Richardson
Recording Date:1956
Instruments:Larry Richardson-bj
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-12. Bucking muleLarry Richardson
Recording Date:1956
Instruments:Larry Richardson-bj
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-13. Lonesome road bluesLarry Richardson
Recording Date:1956
Instruments:Larry Richardson-bj
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-14. Turkey in the strawDon Bryant & Pete Kuykendall
Recording Date:1956
Instruments:Don Bryant-bj; Pete Kuykendall-g
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-15. Jenny LynnDon Bryant & Pete Kuykendall
Recording Date:1956
Instruments:Don Bryant-bj; Pete Kuykendall-g
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-16. Irish washerwomanPete Kuykendall
Recording Date:1956
Instruments:Pete Kuykendall-bj
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-17. Wildwood flowerEugene & Veronica Stoneman Cox
Recording Date:1956
Instruments:Eugene Cox-bj; Veronica Stoneman Cox-g
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-18. Lonesome road bluesEugene & Veronica Stoneman Cox
Recording Date:1956
Instruments:Eugene Cox-bj; Veronica Stoneman Cox-g
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-19. Ground hogMike Seeger & Bob Baker
Recording Date:1956
Instruments:Mike Seeger-bj
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-20. CindyDick Rittler, Hazel Dickens & Mike Seeger
Recording Date:1956
Instruments:Dick Rittler-bj; Mike Seeger-old time bj; Bob Baker-g; Bob Shanklin-m; Hazel Dickens-sb
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-21. Little palKenny Miller
Recording Date:1956
Instruments:Kenny Miller-bj; Kenny's mother-g
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-22. Ruben's trainEric Weissberg, Mike Seeger, Ralph Rinzler
Recording Date:1956
Instruments:Eric Weissberg-bj; Ralph Rinzler-g; Mike Seeger-m
Vocals:(Instrumental)
B-23. Jesse James/Hard ain't it hardEric Weissberg, Mike Seeger, Ralph Rinzler
Recording Date:1956
Instruments:Eric Weissberg-bj; Ralph Rinzler-g; Mike Seeger-m
Vocals:(Instrumental)