Country legends : the unforgettable Bill Monroe

Bill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys

Label:Marathon Media ?
Release Date:2009
Format:CD
Country:United Kingdom

Song Information:

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1. New mule skinner blues2:30
Recording Date:1950-02-03
Composer:Jimmie Rodgers-George Vaughn
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:2077 / 75810
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Vassar Clements-f; Joel Price-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
2. Country waltz2:27
Recording Date:1952-07-18
Composer:Bill Monroe-Claude V. Breeland
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:2786 / 83135
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Sonny Osborne-bj; Charlie Cline-f; Ernie Newton-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
3. Bluegrass special2:26
Recording Date:1945-02-13
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4360-1
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Tex Willis-g; Elliott Thurman 'Curley' Bradshaw?-g; Robert R. 'Chubby' Wise-f; David 'Stringbean' Akeman-bj; Wilene 'Sally Ann' Forrester-accordion; Howard Staton Watts 'Cedric Rainwater'-sb
4. Alabama waltz2:24
Recording Date:1950-02-03
Composer:Hank Williams
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:2081 / 75814
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Vassar Clements-f; Joel Price-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
5. Blue moon of Kentucky3:05
Recording Date:1946-09-16
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:WBBM Radio Station, Chicago, IL
Master:4607-1
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lester Flatt-g; Earl Scruggs-bj; Robert R. 'Chubby' Wise-f; Howard Staton Watts 'Cedric Rainwater'-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
6. Cabin of love2:41
Recording Date:1951-07-06
Composer:Birch Monroe
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:2423 / 81274
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Carter Stanley-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Gordon Terry-f; Howard Staton Watts 'Cedric Rainwater'-sb
Vocals:Carter Stanley-L; Bill Monroe-T
7. I believe in you darling2:38
Recording Date:1954-01-07
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:possibly Bradley Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:3206 / 85734
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Charlie Cline-f; Ernie Newton-sb
Vocals:James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-L; Bill Monroe-T; Charlie Cline-B
8. Pike County breakdown2:42
Recording Date:1952-07-26
Composer:Rupert Jones
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:2802 / 83172
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Sonny Osborne-bj; Charlie Cline-f; Ernie Newton-sb
9. Wishing waltz2:37
Recording Date:1953-11-28
Composer:Gene Evans
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:3178 / 85544
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Charlie Cline-f; Ernie Newton-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
10. Footprints in the snow2:40
Recording Date:1952-07-18
Composer:Rupert Jones
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:2782 / 83131
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Sonny Osborne-bj; Charlie Cline-f; Ernie Newton-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
11. Bluegrass ramble2:14
Recording Date:1950-02-03
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:2076 / 75809
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Vassar Clements-f; Joel Price-sb
12. Uncle Pen2:44
Recording Date:1950-10-15
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:2254 / 80071
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Merle 'Red' Taylor-f; Joel Price-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-LV/TC; James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-LC; Joel Price-B
13. Y'all come2:15
Recording Date:1954-01-08
Composer:Arlie Duff
Place:possibly Bradley Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:3215 / 85698
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Grady Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Charlie Cline-f; Ernie Newton-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-T; unidentified chorus
14. Sitting alone in the moonlight2:28
Recording Date:1954-01-08
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:possibly Bradley Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:3212 / 85695
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Grady Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Charlie Cline-f; Ernie Newton-sb
Vocals:James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-L; Bill Monroe-T
15. The old fiddler2:35
Recording Date:1950-04-08
Composer:Hugh Ashley-Ira Wright
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:2120 / 76143
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Vassar Clements-f; Joel Price-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
16. My little Georgia rose3:08
Recording Date:1950-02-03
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:2078 / 75811
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Vassar Clements-f; Joel Price-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
17. In the pines3:11
Recording Date:1952-07-18
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:2781 / 83130
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Sonny Osborne-bj; Charlie Cline-f; Ernie Newton-sb
Vocals:James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-L; Bill Monroe-T
18. I'll meet you in church Sunday morning2:48
Recording Date:1950-04-08
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Castle Studio, Tulane Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master:2118 / 76141
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Vassar Clements-f; Joel Price-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L; James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-T; Joel Price-B; Birch Monroe-BS
19. Changing partners2:16
Recording Date:1954-01-08
Composer:Joe Darion-Larry Coleman
Place:possibly Bradley Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:3214 / 85697
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Henry 'Jimmy' Martin-g; Grady Martin-g; Rudy Lyle-bj; Charlie Cline-f; Ernie Newton-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
20. Orange Blossom Special2:34
Recording Date:1941-10-02
Composer:Ervin Rouse
Place:Kimball Hotel, Atlanta, GA
Master:071074
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Pete Pyle-g; Art Wooten-f; Bill Wesbrooks-sb
Vocals:Art Wooten-L; Bill Monroe-T