Bill Monroe at his best

Bill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys

Label:Hollywood HT 409
Format:A
Country:United States

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A-1. Orange Blossom Special
Recording Date:1964-10
Place:Orchestra Hall, Chicago, IL
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James 'Jimmy' Elrod-g; Don Lineberger-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williamss-f; James William Monroe-sb
A-2. Uncle Pen
Recording Date:1964-10
Place:Orchestra Hall, Chicago, IL
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James 'Jimmy' Elrod-g; Don Lineberger-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williamss-f; James William Monroe-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-LV/TC; Horace 'Benny' Williams-LC; unknown-B
A-3. Footprints in the snow
Recording Date:1964-10
Place:Orchestra Hall, Chicago, IL
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James 'Jimmy' Elrod-g; Don Lineberger-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williamss-f; James William Monroe-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
A-4. Bluegrass breakdown
Recording Date:1964-10
Place:Orchestra Hall, Chicago, IL
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James 'Jimmy' Elrod-g; Don Lineberger-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williamss-f; James William Monroe-sb
A-5. I saw the light
Recording Date:1964-10
Place:Orchestra Hall, Chicago, IL
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James 'Jimmy' Elrod-g; Don Lineberger-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williamss-f; James William Monroe-sb
Vocals:Horace 'Benny' Williams-L; Bill Monroe-T; unknown-B; unknown-BS
A-6. Shady grove
Recording Date:1964-10
Place:Orchestra Hall, Chicago, IL
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James 'Jimmy' Elrod-g; Don Lineberger-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williamss-f; James William Monroe-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-LV/TC; Horace 'Benny' Williams-LC
B-1. Shenandoah breakdown
Recording Date:1964-10
Place:Orchestra Hall, Chicago, IL
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James 'Jimmy' Elrod-g; Don Lineberger-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williamss-f; James William Monroe-sb
B-2. Muleskinner blues
Recording Date:1964-10
Place:Orchestra Hall, Chicago, IL
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James 'Jimmy' Elrod-g; Don Lineberger-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williamss-f; James William Monroe-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
B-3. The prisoner's song
Recording Date:1964-10
Place:Orchestra Hall, Chicago, IL
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James 'Jimmy' Elrod-g; Don Lineberger-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williamss-f; James William Monroe-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
B-4. Blue moon of Kentucky
Recording Date:1964-10
Place:Orchestra Hall, Chicago, IL
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James 'Jimmy' Elrod-g; Don Lineberger-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williamss-f; James William Monroe-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
B-5. Can't you hear me calling
Recording Date:1964-10
Place:Orchestra Hall, Chicago, IL
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James 'Jimmy' Elrod-g; Don Lineberger-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williamss-f; James William Monroe-sb
Vocals:Horace 'Benny' Williams-L; Bill Monroe-T
B-6. Nine pound hammer
Recording Date:1964-10
Place:Orchestra Hall, Chicago, IL
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James 'Jimmy' Elrod-g; Don Lineberger-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williamss-f; James William Monroe-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L