Blue grass, 1959-1969

Bill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys

Label:Bear Family BCD 15529
Release Date:1991
Format:CD
Country:Germany
Barcode:4000127155290
BG Unlimited:1991-09
County Sales:#191
   Discogs.com ID: 4427117
   Amazon ASIN: B0000282XI

Song Information:

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A-1. When the phone rang3:08
Recording Date:1959-01-30
Composer:Joe Hudgins
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:10592 / 106539
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Vernon Crawford 'Jack' Cooke-g; Robert Lee 'Buddy' Pennington-bj; Bobby Hicks-f; Charles Smith-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
A-2. Tomorrow I'll be gone1:57
Recording Date:1959-01-30
Composer:Wilma Lee Cooper
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:10593-12/ 106540-
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Vernon Crawford 'Jack' Cooke-g; Robert Lee 'Buddy' Pennington-bj; Bobby Hicks-f; Charles Smith-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
A-3. Dark as the night, blue as the day2:29
Recording Date:1959-01-30
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:10594 / 106541
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Vernon Crawford 'Jack' Cooke-g; Robert Lee 'Buddy' Pennington-bj; Bobby Hicks-f; Charles Smith-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
A-4. Stoney lonesome2:10
Recording Date:1959-01-30
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:10595 / 106542
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Vernon Crawford 'Jack' Cooke-g; Robert Lee 'Buddy' Pennington-bj; Bobby Hicks-f; Charles Smith-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
A-5. Lonesome wind blues2:10
Recording Date:1959-11-25
Composer:Wayne Raney
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:10902 / 108458
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Vernon Crawford 'Jack' Cooke-g; Joe Drumright-bj; Dale Potter-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
A-6. Thinking about you2:55
Recording Date:1959-11-25
Composer:Lee Fikes-Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:10903 / 108459
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Vernon Crawford 'Jack' Cooke-g; Joe Drumright-bj; Dale Potter-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
A-7. Come go with me2:47
Recording Date:1959-11-25
Composer:Marty Robbins
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:10904 / 108460
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Vernon Crawford 'Jack' Cooke-g; Joe Drumright-bj; Dale Potter-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
A-8. Sold down the river2:29
Recording Date:1960-11-30
Composer:Vaughn Horton
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:11333 / 109959
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Carl Butler-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Dale Potter-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
A-9. Linda Lou2:10
Recording Date:1960-11-30
Composer:Carl Butler
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:11334 / 109960
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Carl Butler-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Dale Potter-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
A-10. You live in a world all your own2:34
Recording Date:1960-11-30
Composer:Trad.
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:11335 / 109961
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Carl Butler-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Dale Potter-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
A-11. Little Joe2:58
Recording Date:1960-11-30
Composer:Arr. & adptd. Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:11336 / 109962
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Carl Butler-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Dale Potter-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
A-12. Put my rubber doll away3:01
Recording Date:1960-12-01
Composer:Geo. W. Edgins-Roy Acuff
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:11341 / 109920
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Carl Butler-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Dale Potter-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
A-13. Seven year blues3:05
Recording Date:1960-12-01
Composer:Ira Louvin-Charles Louvin-Eddie Hill
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:11342 / 109921
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Carl Butler-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Dale Potter-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
A-14. Time changes everything2:15
Recording Date:1960-12-01
Composer:Tommy Duncan
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:11343 / 109922
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Carl Butler-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Dale Potter-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
A-15. Lonesome road blues2:29
Recording Date:1960-12-01
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:11344 / 109923
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Carl Butler-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Dale Potter-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
A-16. Big river2:11
Recording Date:1960-12-03
Composer:John R. Cash
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:11345 / 109924
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Carl Butler-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Dale Potter-f; Paul Anthony 'Tony' Ellis-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
A-17. Flowers of love3:04
Recording Date:1960-12-03
Composer:Ellen Martin-Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:11346 / 109925
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Carl Butler-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Dale Potter-f; Paul Anthony 'Tony' Ellis-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
A-18. It's mighty dark to travel2:03
Recording Date:1960-12-03
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:11347 / 109926
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Carl Butler-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Dale Potter-f; Paul Anthony 'Tony' Ellis-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
A-19. Blue grass part 1 (Bluegrass twist)2:46
Recording Date:1960-12-03
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:11348 / 109927
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Carl Butler-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Dale Potter-f; Paul Anthony 'Tony' Ellis-sb
A-20. Little Maggie2:33
Recording Date:1961-11-09
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:11803 / 111388
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James H. 'Jimmy' Maynard-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Norman 'Buddy' Spicher-f; Vassar Clements-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
A-21. I'm going back to old Kentucky2:23
Recording Date:1961-11-09
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:11804 / 111389
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James H. 'Jimmy' Maynard-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Norman 'Buddy' Spicher-f; Vassar Clements-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
A-22. Toy heart2:14
Recording Date:1961-11-09
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:11805 / 111390
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James H. 'Jimmy' Maynard-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Norman 'Buddy' Spicher-f; Vassar Clements-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-LV/TC; James H. 'Jimmy' Maynard-LC
A-23. Shady grove1:42
Recording Date:1961-11-10
Composer:Trad.
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:11806 / 111391
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James H. 'Jimmy' Maynard-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williams-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-LV/TC; James H. 'Jimmy' Maynard-LC; Horace 'Benny' Williams-B
A-24. Nine pound hammer2:18
Recording Date:1961-11-10
Composer:Trad.
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:11807 / 111392
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James H. 'Jimmy' Maynard-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williams-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
A-25. Live and let live2:40
Recording Date:1961-11-10
Composer:Wiley Walker-Gene Sullivan
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:11808 / 111393
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James H. 'Jimmy' Maynard-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williams-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-LV/TC; James H. 'Jimmy' Maynard-LC
A-26. Danny boy2:36
Recording Date:1961-11-30
Composer:Fred E. Weatherly
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:11819 / 111451
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Horace 'Benny' Williams-g; Paul Anthony 'Tony' Ellis-bj; Buddy Spicher-f; Bobby Joe Lester-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
A-27. Cotton fields2:31
Recording Date:1961-11-30
Composer:Trad.
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:11820 / 111452
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Horace 'Benny' Williams-g; Paul Anthony 'Tony' Ellis-bj; Buddy Spicher-f; Bobby Joe Lester-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-LV/TC; Horace 'Benny' Williams-LC; Bobby Joe Lester-B
A-28. Journey's end2:50
Recording Date:1961-11-30
Composer:Pappy Stewart-Ernest Tubb
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:11821 / 111453
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Horace 'Benny' Williams-g; Paul Anthony 'Tony' Ellis-bj; Buddy Spicher-f; Bobby Joe Lester-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
A-29. John Hardy2:41
Recording Date:1961-12-04
Composer:Trad.
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:11822 / 111454
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James H. 'Jimmy' Maynard-g; Paul Anthony 'Tony' Ellis-bj; Bobby Joe Lester-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
A-30. Bugle call rag2:40
Recording Date:1961-12-04
Composer:Elmer Schoebel-Billy Meyers-Jack Pettis
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:11823 / 111455
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James H. 'Jimmy' Maynard-g; Paul Anthony 'Tony' Ellis-bj; Bobby Joe Lester-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
A-31. Old Joe Clark2:22
Recording Date:1961-12-04
Composer:Trad.
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:11824 / 111456
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James H. 'Jimmy' Maynard-g; Paul Anthony 'Tony' Ellis-bj; Bobby Joe Lester-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
B-1. There was nothing we could do2:36
Recording Date:1962-04-25
Composer:Chuck Carson
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12025 / 112147
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Franklin G. 'Frank' Buchanan-g; Paul Anthony 'Tony' Ellis-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williams-f; Harold 'Red' Stanley-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Franklin G. 'Frank' Buchanan-L; Bill Monroe-T
B-2. I was left on the street2:44
Recording Date:1962-04-25
Composer:Chuck Carson-Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12026 / 112148
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Franklin G. 'Frank' Buchanan-g; Paul Anthony 'Tony' Ellis-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williams-f; Harold 'Red' Stanley-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-LV/TC; Franklin G. 'Frank' Buchanan-LC
B-3. Cheap love affair2:44
Recording Date:1962-04-25
Composer:Chuck Carson-Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12027 / 112149
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Franklin G. 'Frank' Buchanan-g; Paul Anthony 'Tony' Ellis-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williams-f; Harold 'Red' Stanley-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-LV/TC; Franklin G. 'Frank' Buchanan-LC
B-4. When the bees are in the hive2:11
Recording Date:1962-04-26
Composer:Alfred Bryan-Kerry Mills
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12030 / 112152
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Franklin G. 'Frank' Buchanan-g; Paul Anthony 'Tony' Ellis-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williams-f; Harold 'Red' Stanley-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
B-5. Big ball in Brooklyn1:36
Recording Date:1962-04-26
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12031 / 112153
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Franklin G. 'Frank' Buchanan-g; Paul Anthony 'Tony' Ellis-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williams-f; Harold 'Red' Stanley-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-LV/TC; Franklin G. 'Frank' Buchanan-LC
B-6. Columbus Stockade blues3:01
Recording Date:1962-04-26
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12032 / 112154
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Franklin G. 'Frank' Buchanan-g; Paul Anthony 'Tony' Ellis-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williams-f; Harold 'Red' Stanley-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-LV/TC; Franklin G. 'Frank' Buchanan-LC
B-7. Blue Ridge Mountain blues2:33
Recording Date:1962-05-03
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12045 / 112210
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Franklin G. 'Frank' Buchanan-g; Paul Anthony 'Tony' Ellis-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williams-f; Harold 'Red' Stanley-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Franklin G. 'Frank' Buchanan-L; Bill Monroe-T
B-8. How will I explain about you2:35
Recording Date:1962-05-03
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12046 / 112211
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Franklin G. 'Frank' Buchanan-g; Paul Anthony 'Tony' Ellis-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williams-f; Harold 'Red' Stanley-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-LV/TC; Franklin G. 'Frank' Buchanan-LC
B-9. Foggy river2:17
Recording Date:1962-05-03
Composer:Fred Rose
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12047 / 112212
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Franklin G. 'Frank' Buchanan-g; Paul Anthony 'Tony' Ellis-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williams-f; Harold 'Red' Stanley-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Franklin G. 'Frank' Buchanan-L; Bill Monroe-T
B-10. The old country baptising2:17
Recording Date:1962-05-10
Composer:Jim Shumate, Sr.-Vernon Bryontt
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12052 / 112226
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Franklin G. 'Frank' Buchanan-g; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Franklin G. 'Frank' Buchanan-L; Bill Monroe-T; Raymond O. 'Ray' Edenton-B; Culley Holt-BS
B-11. I found the way2:18
Recording Date:1962-05-10
Composer:Rev. L. E. Green-Adger M. Pace
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12053 / 112227
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Franklin G. 'Frank' Buchanan-g; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Franklin G. 'Frank' Buchanan-L; Bill Monroe-T; Raymond O. 'Ray' Edenton-B; Culley Holt-BS
B-12. This world is not my home2:30
Recording Date:1962-05-10
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12054 / 112228
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Franklin G. 'Frank' Buchanan-g; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-LV/TC; Franklin G. 'Frank' Buchanan-LC; Raymond O. 'Ray' Edenton-B; Culley Holt-BS
B-13. Way down deep in my soul2:29
Recording Date:1962-05-16
Composer:Hunter
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12067 / 112252
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Franklin G. 'Frank' Buchanan-g; Paul Anthony 'Tony' Ellis-bj; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Franklin G. 'Frank' Buchanan-L; Bill Monroe-T; Harold 'Red' Stanley-B; Culley Holt-BS
B-14. Drifting too far from the shore2:28
Recording Date:1962-05-16
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12068 / 112253
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Franklin G. 'Frank' Buchanan-g; Paul Anthony 'Tony' Ellis-bj; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Franklin G. 'Frank' Buchanan-L; Bill Monroe-T; Harold 'Red' Stanley-B; Culley Holt-BS
B-15. Going home2:03
Recording Date:1962-05-16
Composer:Carl Tipton
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12069 / 112254
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Franklin G. 'Frank' Buchanan-g; Paul Anthony 'Tony' Ellis-bj; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Franklin G. 'Frank' Buchanan-L; Bill Monroe-T; Harold 'Red' Stanley-B; Culley Holt-BS
B-16. On the Jericho road2:44
Recording Date:1962-05-17
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12073 / 112258
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Franklin G. 'Frank' Buchanan-g; Paul Anthony 'Tony' Ellis-bj; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Franklin G. 'Frank' Buchanan-L; Bill Monroe-T; Harold 'Red' Stanley-B; Culley Holt-BS
B-17. We'll understand it better2:17
Recording Date:1962-05-17
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12074 / 112259
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Franklin G. 'Frank' Buchanan-g; Paul Anthony 'Tony' Ellis-bj; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-LV/TC; Franklin G. 'Frank' Buchanan-LC; Harold 'Red' Stanley-B; Culley Holt-BS
B-18. Somebody touched me2:31
Recording Date:1962-05-17
Composer:Bill Monroe-Harold Donny
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12075 / 112260
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Franklin G. 'Frank' Buchanan-g; Paul Anthony 'Tony' Ellis-bj; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Franklin G. 'Frank' Buchanan-L; Bill Monroe-T; Harold 'Red' Stanley-B; Culley Holt-BS
B-19. Careless love2:42
Recording Date:1962-11-23
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12234 / 112800
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Joe Stuart-g; Lonnie Hoppers-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
B-20. I'm so lonesome I could cry2:13
Recording Date:1962-11-23
Composer:Hank Williams
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12235 / 112801
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Joe Stuart-g; Lonnie Hoppers-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
B-21. Jimmy Brown, the newsboy2:25
Recording Date:1962-11-23
Composer:A. P. Carter
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12236 / 112802
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Joe Stuart-g; Lonnie Hoppers-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
B-22. Pass me not4:00
Recording Date:1962-11-23
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12237 / 112803
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Lonnie Hoppers-g; Kenny Baker-f; Joe Stuart-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
B-24. Farther along3:29
Recording Date:1962-11-23
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12239 / 112805
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Joe Stuart-g; Lonnie Hoppers-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
B-24. The glory land way2:02
Recording Date:1962-11-23
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12238 / 112804
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Joe Stuart-g; Lonnie Hoppers-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
B-25. Big Sandy River2:23
Recording Date:1962-12-06
Composer:Bill Monroe-Kenny Baker
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12257 / 112859
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Joe Stuart-g; Lonnie Hoppers-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
B-26. Baker's breakdown2:16
Recording Date:1962-12-06
Composer:Bill Monroe-Kenny Baker
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12258 / 112860
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Joe Stuart-g; Lonnie Hoppers-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
B-27. Darling Corey2:00
Recording Date:1962-12-06
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12259 / 112861
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Joe Stuart-g; Lonnie Hoppers-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
B-28. Cindy2:02
Recording Date:1962-12-10
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12269 / 112922
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Joe Stuart-g; Lonnie Hoppers-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
B-29. Master builder2:44
Recording Date:1962-12-10
Composer:J. W. Wilson-Wes Martin
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12270 / 112923
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Joe Stuart-g; Lonnie Hoppers-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
B-30. Let me rest at the end of my journey2:35
Recording Date:1962-12-10
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12271 / 112924
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Joe Stuart-g; Lonnie Hoppers-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
C-1. Salt Creek2:26
Recording Date:1963-03-20
Composer:Bill Monroe-Bradford Keith
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12434 / 113295
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Horace 'Benny' Williams-g; William Bradford 'Bill/Brad' Keith-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
C-2. Devil's dream2:25
Recording Date:1963-03-20
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12435 / 113296
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Horace 'Benny' Williams-g; William Bradford 'Bill/Brad' Keith-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
C-3. Sailor's hornpipe1:55
Recording Date:1963-03-20
Composer:Bill Monroe-Bradford Keith
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12436 / 113297
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Horace 'Benny' Williams-g; William Bradford 'Bill/Brad' Keith-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
C-4. Were you there2:53
Recording Date:1963-03-20
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12437 / 113298
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Horace 'Benny' Williams-g; William Bradford 'Bill/Brad' Keith-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
C-5. Pike County breakdown2:02
Recording Date:1963-03-27
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12450 / 113313
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Claude J. 'Jackie' Phelps-g; William Bradford 'Bill/Brad' Keith-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
C-6. Shenandoah breakdown2:19
Recording Date:1963-03-27
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12451 / 113314
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Claude J. 'Jackie' Phelps-g; William Bradford 'Bill/Brad' Keith-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
C-7. Santa Claus3:08
Recording Date:1963-03-27
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12452 / 113315
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Claude J. 'Jackie' Phelps-g; William Bradford 'Bill/Brad' Keith-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
C-8. I'll meet you in church Sunday morning3:03
Recording Date:1964-01-27
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12798 / 114410
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Joe Stuart-g; Joe Drumright-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williams-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
C-9. Mary at the home place2:22
Recording Date:1964-01-27
Composer:Ken Clark
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12799 / 114411
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Joe Stuart-g; Joe Drumright-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williams-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
C-10. Highway of sorrow2:21
Recording Date:1964-01-27
Composer:Bill Monroe-Pete Pyle
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12800 / 114412
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Joe Stuart-g; Joe Drumright-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williams-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
C-11. One of God's sheep2:16
Recording Date:1964-01-28
Composer:Wally Fowler
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12801 / 114413
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Del McCoury-g; Joe Drumright-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williams-f; Joe Stuart-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
C-12. Roll on, buddy, roll on2:11
Recording Date:1964-01-28
Composer:Teddy Wilburn-Doyle Wilburn
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12802 / 114414
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Del McCoury-g; Joe Drumright-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williams-f; Joe Stuart-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-LV/TC; Del McCoury-LC
C-13. Legend of the Blue Ridge Mountains2:12
Recording Date:1964-01-28
Composer:Horace Scarlet
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12803 / 114415
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Del McCoury-g; Joe Drumright-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williams-f; Joe Stuart-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-LV/TC; Del McCoury-LC
C-14. Last old dollar2:20
Recording Date:1964-02-03
Composer:Lloyd George-Rollin Sullivan
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12814 / 114490
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James H. 'Jimmy' Maynard-g; Joe Stuart-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williams-f; Buddy Spicher-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
C-15. Bill's dream2:34
Recording Date:1964-02-03
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12815 / 114492
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James H. 'Jimmy' Maynard-g; Joe Stuart-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williams-f; Buddy Spicher-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
C-16. Louisville breakdown2:20
Recording Date:1964-04-09
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12904 / 114772
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Claude J. 'Jackie' Phelps-g; Joe Stuart-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williams-f; Buddy Spicher-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
C-17. Never again2:08
Recording Date:1964-04-09
Composer:Benny Williams
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12905 / 114773
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Claude J. 'Jackie' Phelps-g; Joe Stuart-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williams-f; Buddy Spicher-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-LV/TC; Horace 'Benny' Williams-LC
C-18. Just over in the gloryland2:24
Recording Date:1964-04-09
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12906 / 114774
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Claude J. 'Jackie' Phelps-g; Joe Stuart-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williams-f; Buddy Spicher-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
C-19. Fire on the mountain2:04
Recording Date:1964-04-09
Composer:Bill Cody-Carl Eugster
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:12907 / 114775
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Claude J. 'Jackie' Phelps-g; Joe Stuart-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williams-f; Buddy Spicher-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
C-20. The long black veil2:40
Recording Date:1965-03-16
Composer:Marijohn Wilkin-Danny Dill
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:13373 / 115841
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James 'Jimmy' Elrod-g; Don Lineberger-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williams-f; Buddy Spicher-f; James William Monroe-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
C-21. I live in the past2:59
Recording Date:1965-03-16
Composer:Virginia Stauffer
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:13374 / 115842
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James 'Jimmy' Elrod-g; Don Lineberger-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williams-f; Buddy Spicher-f; James William Monroe-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
C-22. There's an old, old house2:49
Recording Date:1965-03-16
Composer:Hal Bynum-George Jones
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:13375 / 115843
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James 'Jimmy' Elrod-g; Don Lineberger-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williams-f; Buddy Spicher-f; James William Monroe-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
C-23. When my blue moon turns to gold again2:34
Recording Date:1966-10-14
Composer:Wiley Walker-Gene Sullivan
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:14302 / 118062
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Peter Rowan-g; Lamar Grier-bj; Richard Greene-f; James William Monroe-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-LV/TC; James William Monroe-LC; Peter Rowan-B
C-24. I wonder where you are tonight2:35
Recording Date:1966-10-14
Composer:Johnny Bond
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:14303 / 118063
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Peter Rowan-g; Lamar Grier-bj; Richard Greene-f; James William Monroe-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-LV/TC; James William Monroe-LC; Peter Rowan-B
C-25. Turkey in the straw2:09
Recording Date:1966-10-14
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:14304 / 118064
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Peter Rowan-g; Lamar Grier-bj; Richard Greene-f; James William Monroe-sb
C-26. Pretty fair maiden in the garden2:45
Recording Date:1966-11-03
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:14324 / 118149
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Peter Rowan-g; Lamar Grier-bj; Richard Greene-f; Buddy Spicher-f; James William Monroe-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
C-27. Log cabin in the lane2:22
Recording Date:1966-11-03
Composer:Jim Eanes
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:14325 / 118150
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Peter Rowan-g; Lamar Grier-bj; Richard Greene-f; Buddy Spicher-f; James William Monroe-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
C-28. Paddy on the turnpike2:59
Recording Date:1966-11-03
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:14326 / 118151
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Peter Rowan-g; Lamar Grier-bj; Richard Greene-f; James William Monroe-sb
C-29. That's all right2:38
Recording Date:1966-12-06
Composer:Autry Inman
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:14394 / 118287
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Peter Rowan-g; Lamar Grier-bj; Richard Greene-f; James William Monroe-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
C-30. It makes no difference now2:08
Recording Date:1966-12-06
Composer:Floyd Tillman-Jimmie Davis
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:14395 / 118288
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Peter Rowan-g; Lamar Grier-bj; Richard Greene-f; James William Monroe-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
C-31. Dusty miller2:18
Recording Date:1966-12-06
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:14396 / 118289
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Peter Rowan-g; Lamar Grier-bj; Richard Greene-f; James William Monroe-sb
D-1. Midnight on the stormy deep3:43
Recording Date:1966-12-16
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:14421 / 118347
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Peter Rowan-g; Lamar Grier-bj; Richard Greene-f; James William Monroe-sb
Vocals:Peter Rowan-L; Bill Monroe-T
D-2. All the good times are past and gone2:38
Recording Date:1966-12-16
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:14422 / 118348
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Peter Rowan-g; Lamar Grier-bj; Richard Greene-f; James William Monroe-sb
Vocals:James William Monroe-L; Bill Monroe-T; Peter Rowan-B
D-3. Soldier's joy2:10
Recording Date:1966-12-16
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:14423 / 118349
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Peter Rowan-g; Lamar Grier-bj; Richard Greene-f; James William Monroe-sb
D-4. Blue night2:38
Recording Date:1967-01-23
Composer:Kirk McGee
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:14474 / 118524
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Peter Rowan-g; Lamar Grier-bj; Richard Greene-f; James William Monroe-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
D-5. Grey eagle2:13
Recording Date:1967-01-23
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:14475 / 118525
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Peter Rowan-g; Lamar Grier-bj; Richard Greene-f; James William Monroe-sb
D-6. The gold rush2:59
Recording Date:1967-08-23
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:14784 / 119363
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Roland Joseph White-g; Victor Howard 'Vic' Jordan-bj; Byron Berline-f; James William Monroe-sb
D-7. Sally Goodin'3:14
Recording Date:1967-08-23
Composer:Bob Wills-Tommy Duncan
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:14785 / 119364
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Roland Joseph White-g; Victor Howard 'Vic' Jordan-bj; Byron Berline-f; James William Monroe-sb
D-8. Virginia darlin'2:56
Recording Date:1967-08-23
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:14786 / 119365
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Roland Joseph White-g; Victor Howard 'Vic' Jordan-bj; Byron Berline-f; James William Monroe-sb
D-9. Is the blue moon still shining?3:21
Recording Date:1967-11-09
Composer:Melissa Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:14837 / 119587
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Roland Joseph White-g; Victor Howard 'Vic' Jordan-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williams-f; Vassar Clements-f; James William Monroe-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
D-10. Train 45 (heading south)2:16
Recording Date:1967-11-09
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:14838 / 119588
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Roland Joseph White-g; Victor Howard 'Vic' Jordan-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williams-f; Vassar Clements-f; James William Monroe-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
D-11. Kentucky mandolin3:03
Recording Date:1967-11-09
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:14839 / 119589
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Roland Joseph White-g; Victor Howard 'Vic' Jordan-bj; Horace 'Benny' Williams-f; James William Monroe-sb
D-12. I want to go with you3:08
Recording Date:1968-11-14
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:15330 / 120936
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Roland Joseph White-g; Victor Howard 'Vic' Jordan-bj; Kenny Baker-f; James William Monroe-sb
Vocals:James William Monroe-L; Bill Monroe-T; Roland Joseph White-B
D-13. Crossing the Cumberlands2:42
Recording Date:1968-11-14
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:15331 / 120937
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Roland White-g; Victor Howard 'Vic' Jordan-bj; Kenny Baker-f; James William Monroe-sb
D-14. Walls of time3:17
Recording Date:1968-11-14
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:15332 / 120938
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Roland White-g; Victor Howard 'Vic' Jordan-bj; Kenny Baker-f; James William Monroe-sb
Vocals:Roland Joseph White-L; Bill Monroe-T
D-15. I haven't seen Mary in years3:05
Recording Date:1969-03-26
Composer:Damon Black
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:15500 / 121370
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James William Monroe-g; Rual Yarbrough-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Joe Herman 'Red' Hayes-f; Joe Zinkan-sb
Vocals:James William Monroe-L; Bill Monroe-T
D-16. Fire ball mail2:33
Recording Date:1969-03-26
Composer:Floyd Jenkins
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:15501 / 121371
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James William Monroe-g; Rual Yarbrough-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Joe Herman 'Red' Hayes-f; Joe Zinkan-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
D-17. The dead march2:18
Recording Date:1969-03-26
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:15502 / 121372
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James William Monroe-g; Rual Yarbrough-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Joe Herman 'Red' Hayes-f; Joe Zinkan-sb
D-18. Cripple Creek2:20
Recording Date:1969-04-29
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:15591 / 121591
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James William Monroe-g; Rual Yarbrough-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Thomas 'Tommy' Williams-f; Joe Zinkan-sb
D-19. What about you3:09
Recording Date:1969-04-29
Composer:Johnny Wright-Jack Anglin
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:15592 / 121592
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James William Monroe-g; Rual Yarbrough-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Thomas 'Tommy' Williams-f; Joe Zinkan-sb
Vocals:James William Monroe-L
D-20. With body and soul3:05
Recording Date:1969-04-29
Composer:Virginia Stauffer
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:15593 / 121593
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James William Monroe-g; Rual Yarbrough-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Thomas 'Tommy' Williams-f; Joe Zinkan-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-L
D-21. Methodist preacher1:56
Recording Date:1969-04-29
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:15594 / 121594
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James William Monroe-g; Rual Yarbrough-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Thomas 'Tommy' Williams-f; Joe Zinkan-sb
D-22. Walk softly on my heart2:35
Recording Date:1969-10-28
Composer:Jake Landers-Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley's Barn, Mt. Juliet, TN
Master:15821 / 122181
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James William Monroe-g; Rual Yarbrough-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Joe Herman 'Red' Hayes-f; Bill Yates-sb
Vocals:Bill Monroe-LV/TC; James William Monroe-LC; Rual Yarbrough-B
D-23. Tall pines2:49
Recording Date:1969-10-28
Composer:Damon Black
Place:Bradley's Barn, Mt. Juliet, TN
Master:15822 / 122182
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James William Monroe-g; Rual Yarbrough-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Joe Herman 'Red' Hayes-f; Bill Yates-sb
Vocals:James William Monroe-L; Bill Monroe-TC
D-24. Candy gal2:12
Recording Date:1969-10-28
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley's Barn, Mt. Juliet, TN
Master:15823 / 122183
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James William Monroe-g; Rual Yarbrough-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Joe Herman 'Red' Hayes-f; Bill Yates-sb
D-25. Going up Caney2:17
Recording Date:1969-11-25
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley's Barn, Mt. Juliet, TN
Master:15847 / 122252
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James William Monroe-g; Rual Yarbrough-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bill Yates-sb
Vocals:Bill Yates-L; Bill Monroe-T; Rual Yarbrough-B
D-26. The Lee weddin' tune1:55
Recording Date:1969-11-25
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley's Barn, Mt. Juliet, TN
Master:15848 / 122253
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James William Monroe-g; Rual Yarbrough-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bill Yates-sb
D-27. BonnyBill & James Monroe 2:03
Recording Date:1969-12-17
Composer:Juanita Southern
Place:Bradley's Barn, Mt. Juliet, TN
Master:15869 / 122326
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James William Monroe-g; Rual Yarbrough-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Thomas 'Tommy' Williams-f; Joe Zinkan-sb
Vocals:James William Monroe-L; Bill Monroe-T
D-28. Sweet Mary and the miles in between2:56
Recording Date:1969-12-17
Composer:Damon Black
Place:Bradley's Barn, Mt. Juliet, TN
Master:15870 / 122327
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James William Monroe-g; Rual Yarbrough-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Thomas 'Tommy' Williams-f; Joe Zinkan-bs
Vocals:James William Monroe-L