Blue grass 1959-1969

Bill Monroe & his Blue Grass Boys

Label:Bear Family BCD 15529
Release Date:1991
Format:CD
Country:Germany
BG Unlimited:1991-09
County Sales:#191

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1-1. When the phone rang3:08
Recording Date:1959-01-30
Composer:Joe Hudgins
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 10592 / 106539
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jack Cooke-g; Robert Lee Pennington-bj; Bobby Hicks-f; Charles Smith-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
1-2. Tomorrow I'll be gone1:57
Recording Date:1959-01-30
Composer:Wilma Lee Cooper
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 10593-12/ 106540-
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jack Cooke-g; Robert Lee Pennington-bj; Bobby Hicks-f; Charles Smith-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
1-3. 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:NA 10594 / 106541
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jack Cooke-g; Robert Lee Pennington-bj; Bobby Hicks-f; Charles Smith-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
1-4. Stoney lonesome2:10
Recording Date:1959-01-30
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 10595 / 106542
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jack Cooke-g; Robert Lee Pennington-bj; Bobby Hicks-f; Charles Smith-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
1-5. Lonesome wind blues2:10
Recording Date:1959-11-25
Composer:Wayne Raney
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 10902 / 108458
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jack Cooke-g; Joe Drumright-bj; Dale Potter-f; Benny Martin-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
1-6. Thinking about you2:55
Recording Date:1959-11-25
Composer:Lee Fikes-Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 10903 / 108459
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jack Cooke-g; Joe Drumright-bj; Dale Potter-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
1-7. Come go with me2:47
Recording Date:1959-11-25
Composer:Marty Robbins
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 10904 / 108460
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jack Cooke-g; Joe Drumright-bj; Dale Potter-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
1-8. Sold down the river2:29
Recording Date:1960-11-30
Composer:Vaughn Horton
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 11333 / 109959
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Carl Butler-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Dale Potter-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
1-9. Linda Lou2:10
Recording Date:1960-11-30
Composer:Carl Butler
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 11334 / 109960
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Carl Butler-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Dale Potter-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
1-10. You live in a world all your own2:34
Recording Date:1960-11-30
Composer:Trad.
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 11335 / 109961
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Carl Butler-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Dale Potter-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
1-11. Little Joe2:58
Recording Date:1960-11-30
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 11336 / 109962
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Carl Butler-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Dale Potter-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
1-12. 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:NA 11341 / 109920
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Carl Butler-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Dale Potter-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
1-13. Seven year blues3:05
Recording Date:1960-12-01
Composer:Ira Louvin-Charles Louvin-Eddie Hill
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 11342 / 109921
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Carl Butler-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Dale Potter-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
1-14. Time changes everything2:15
Recording Date:1960-12-01
Composer:Tommy Duncan
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 11343 / 109922
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Carl Butler-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Dale Potter-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
1-15. Lonesome road blues2:29
Recording Date:1960-12-01
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 11344 / 109923
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Carl Butler-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Dale Potter-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
1-16. Big river2:11
Recording Date:1960-12-03
Composer:John R. Cash
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 11345 / 109924
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Carl Butler-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Dale Potter-f; Tony Ellis-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
1-17. Flowers of love3:04
Recording Date:1960-12-03
Composer:Ellen Martin-Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 11346 / 109925
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Carl Butler-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Dale Potter-f; Tony Ellis-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
1-18. It's mighty dark to travel2:03
Recording Date:1960-12-03
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 11347 / 109926
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Carl Butler-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Dale Potter-f; Tony Ellis-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
1-19. Bluegrass part 1 (Bluegrass twist)2:46
Recording Date:1960-12-03
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 11348 / 109927
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Carl Butler-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Dale Potter-f; Tony Ellis-bs
1-20. Little Maggie2:33
Recording Date:1961-11-09
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 11803 / 111388
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Maynard-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Buddy Spicher-f; Vassar Clements-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
1-21. I'm going back to old Kentucky2:23
Recording Date:1961-11-09
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 11804 / 111389
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Maynard-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Buddy Spicher-f; Vassar Clements-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
1-22. Toy heart2:14
Recording Date:1961-11-09
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 11805 / 111390
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Maynard-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Buddy Spicher-f; Vassar Clements-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-LV/TC; J. Maynard-LC
1-23. Shady grove1:42
Recording Date:1961-11-10
Composer:Trad.
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 11806 / 111391
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Maynard-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Bennie Williams-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-LV/TC; J. Maynard-LC; Benny Williams-B
1-24. Nine pound hammer2:18
Recording Date:1961-11-10
Composer:Trad.
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 11807 / 111392
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Maynard-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Bennie Williams-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
1-25. Live and let live2:40
Recording Date:1961-11-10
Composer:Wiley Walker-Gene Sullivan
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 11808 / 111393
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Maynard-g; Curtis McPeake-bj; Bennie Williams-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-LV/TC; J. Maynard-LC
1-26. Danny boy2:36
Recording Date:1961-12-01
Composer:Fred E. Weatherly
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 11819 / 111451
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Bennie Williams-g; Tony Ellis-bj; Buddy Spicher-f; Bobby Joe Lester-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
1-27. Cotton fields2:31
Recording Date:1961-12-01
Composer:Trad.
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 11820 / 111452
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Bennie Williams-g; Tony Ellis-bj; Buddy Spicher-f; Bobby Joe Lester-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-LV/TC; Benny Williams-LC; Bobby Joe Lester-B
1-28. Journey's end2:50
Recording Date:1961-12-01
Composer:Pappy Stewart-Ernest Tubb
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 11821 / 111453
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Bennie Williams-g; Tony Ellis-bj; Buddy Spicher-f; Bobby Joe Lester-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
1-29. John Hardy2:41
Recording Date:1961-12-04
Composer:Trad.
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 11822 / 111454
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Maynard-g; Tony Ellis-bj; Bobby Joe Lester-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
1-30. Bugle call rag2:40
Recording Date:1961-12-04
Composer:Elmer Schoebel-Billy Meyers-Jack Pettis
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 11823 / 111455
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Maynard-g; Tony Ellis-bj; Bobby Joe Lester-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
1-31. Old Joe Clark2:22
Recording Date:1961-12-04
Composer:Trad.
Place:Bradley Film & Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 11824 / 111456
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Maynard-g; Tony Ellis-bj; Bobby Joe Lester-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
2-1. There was nothing we could do2:36
Recording Date:1962-04-25
Composer:Chuck Carson
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12025 / 112147
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Frank Buchanan-g; Tony Ellis-bj; Benny Williams-f; Red Stanley-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:F. Buchanan-L; B. Monroe-T
2-2. I was left on the street2:44
Recording Date:1962-04-25
Composer:Chuck Carson-Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12026 / 112148
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Frank Buchanan-g; Tony Ellis-bj; Benny Williams-f; Red Stanley-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-LV/TC; Buchanan-LC
2-3. Cheap love affair2:44
Recording Date:1962-04-25
Composer:Chuck Carson-Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12027 / 112149
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Frank Buchanan-g; Tony Ellis-bj; Benny Williams-f; Red Stanley-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-LV/TC; Buchanan-LC
2-4. 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:NA 12030 / 112152
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Frank Buchanan-g; Tony Ellis-bj; Benny Williams-f; Red Stanley-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
2-5. Big ball in Brooklyn1:36
Recording Date:1962-04-26
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12031 / 112153
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Frank Buchanan-g; Tony Ellis-bj; Benny Williams-f; Red Stanley-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-LV/TC; Buchanan-LC
2-6. Columbus Stockade blues3:01
Recording Date:1962-04-26
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12032 / 112154
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Frank Buchanan-g; Tony Ellis-bj; Benny Williams-f; Red Stanley-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-LV/TC; Buchanan-LC
2-7. Blue Ridge Mountain blues2:33
Recording Date:1962-05-03
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12045 / 112210
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Frank Buchanan-g; Tony Ellis-bj; Benny Williams-f; Red Stanley-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:F. Buchanan-L; B. Monroe-T
2-8. How will I explain about you2:35
Recording Date:1962-05-03
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12046 / 112211
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Frank Buchanan-g; Tony Ellis-bj; Benny Williams-f; Red Stanley-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-LV/TC; Buchanan-LC
2-9. Foggy river2:17
Recording Date:1962-05-03
Composer:Fred Rose
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12047 / 112212
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Frank Buchanan-g; Tony Ellis-bj; Benny Williams-f; Red Stanley-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:F. Buchanan-L; B. Monroe-T
2-10. The old country baptising2:17
Recording Date:1962-05-10
Composer:Jim Shumate, Sr.-Vernon Bryontt
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12052 / 112226
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Frank Buchanan-g; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:F. Buchanan-L; B. Monroe-T
2-11. 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:NA 12053 / 112227
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Frank Buchanan-g; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:F. Buchanan-L; B. Monroe-T
2-12. This world is not my home2:30
Recording Date:1962-05-10
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12054 / 112228
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Frank Buchanan-g; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-LV/TC; Buchanan-LC
2-13. Way down deep in my soul2:29
Recording Date:1962-05-16
Composer:Hunter
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12067 / 112252
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Frank Buchanan-g; Tony Ellis-bj; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:F. Buchanan-L; B. Monroe-T
2-14. Drifting too far from the shore2:28
Recording Date:1962-05-16
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12068 / 112253
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Frank Buchanan-g; Tony Ellis-bj; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:F. Buchanan-L; B. Monroe-T
2-15. Going home2:03
Recording Date:1962-05-16
Composer:Carl Tipton
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12069 / 112254
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Frank Buchanan-g; Tony Ellis-bj; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:F. Buchanan-L; B. Monroe-T
2-16. On the Jericho road2:44
Recording Date:1962-05-17
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12073 / 112258
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Frank Buchanan-g; Tony Ellis-bj; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:F. Buchanan-L; B. Monroe-T
2-17. We'll understand it better2:17
Recording Date:1962-05-17
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12074 / 112259
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Frank Buchanan-g; Tony Ellis-bj; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-LV/TC; Buchanan-LC
2-18. Somebody touched me2:31
Recording Date:1962-05-17
Composer:Bill Monroe-Harold Donny
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12075 / 112260
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Frank Buchanan-g; Tony Ellis-bj; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:F. Buchanan-L; B. Monroe-T
2-19. Careless love2:42
Recording Date:1962-11-23
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12234 / 112800
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Joe Stuart-g; Lonnie Hoppers-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
2-20. I'm so lonesome I could cry2:13
Recording Date:1962-11-23
Composer:Hank Williams
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12235 / 112801
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Joe Stuart-g; Lonnie Hoppers-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
2-21. Jimmy Brown, the newsboy2:25
Recording Date:1962-11-23
Composer:A. P. Carter
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12236 / 112802
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Joe Stuart-g; Lonnie Hoppers-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
2-22. Pass me not4:00
Recording Date:1962-11-23
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12237 / 112803
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Joe Stuart-g; Lonnie Hoppers-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
2-24. Farther along3:29
Recording Date:1962-11-23
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12239 / 112805
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Joe Stuart-g; Lonnie Hoppers-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
2-24. The gloryland way2:02
Recording Date:1962-11-23
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12238 / 112804
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Joe Stuart-g; Lonnie Hoppers-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
2-25. Big Sandy River2:23
Recording Date:1962-12-06
Composer:Bill Monroe-Kenny Baker
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12257 / 112859
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Joe Stuart-g; Lonnie Hoppers-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
2-26. Baker's breakdown2:16
Recording Date:1962-12-06
Composer:Bill Monroe-Kenny Baker
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12258 / 112860
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Joe Stuart-g; Lonnie Hoppers-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
2-27. Darling Corey2:00
Recording Date:1962-12-06
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12259 / 112861
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Joe Stuart-g; Lonnie Hoppers-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
2-28. Cindy2:02
Recording Date:1962-12-10
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12269 / 112922
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Joe Stuart-g; Lonnie Hoppers-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
2-29. Master builder2:44
Recording Date:1962-12-10
Composer:J. W. Wilson-Wes Martin
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12270 / 112923
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Joe Stuart-g; Lonnie Hoppers-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
2-30. Let me rest at the end of my journey2:35
Recording Date:1962-12-10
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12271 / 112924
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Joe Stuart-g; Lonnie Hoppers-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
3-1. Salt Creek2:26
Recording Date:1963-03-20
Composer:Bill Monroe-Brad Keith
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12434 / 113295
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Bennie Williams-g; Bill Keith-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
3-2. Devil's dream2:25
Recording Date:1963-03-20
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12435 / 113296
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Bennie Williams-g; Bill Keith-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
3-3. Sailor's hornpipe1:55
Recording Date:1963-03-20
Composer:Bill Monroe-Brad Keith
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12436 / 113297
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Bennie Williams-g; Bill Keith-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
3-4. Were you there2:53
Recording Date:1963-03-20
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12437 / 113298
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Bennie Williams-g; Bill Keith-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
3-5. Pike County breakdown2:02
Recording Date:1963-03-27
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12450 / 113313
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jackie Phelps-g; Bill Keith-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
3-6. Shenandoah breakdown2:19
Recording Date:1963-03-27
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12451 / 113314
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jackie Phelps-g; Bill Keith-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
3-7. Santa Claus3:08
Recording Date:1963-03-27
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12452 / 113315
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jackie Phelps-g; Bill Keith-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
3-8. I'll meet you in church Sunday morning3:03
Recording Date:1964-01-27
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12798 / 114410
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Joe Stuart-g; Joe Drumright-bj; Benny Williams-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
3-9. Mary at the home place2:22
Recording Date:1964-01-27
Composer:Ken Clark
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12799 / 114411
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Joe Stuart-g; Joe Drumright-bj; Benny Williams-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
3-10. Highway of sorrow2:21
Recording Date:1964-01-27
Composer:Bill Monroe-Pete Pyle
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12800 / 114412
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Joe Stuart-g; Joe Drumright-bj; Benny Williams-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
3-11. One of God's sheep2:16
Recording Date:1964-01-28
Composer:Wally Fowler
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12801 / 114413
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Del McCoury-g; Joe Drumright-bj; Benny Williams-f; Joe Stuart-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
3-12. Roll on, buddy, roll on2:11
Recording Date:1964-01-28
Composer:Teddy Wilburn-Doyle Wilburn
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12802 / 114414
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Del McCoury-g; Joe Drumright-bj; Benny Williams-f; Joe Stuart-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-LV/TC; D. McCoury-LC
3-13. Legend of the Blue Ridge Mountains2:12
Recording Date:1964-01-28
Composer:Horace Scarlet
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12803 / 114415
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Del McCoury-g; Joe Drumright-bj; Benny Williams-f; Joe Stuart-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-LV/TC; D. McCoury-LC
3-14. Last old dollar2:20
Recording Date:1964-02-03
Composer:Lloyd George-Rollin Sullivan
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12814 / 114490
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Maynard-g; Joe Stuart-bj; Benny Williams-f; Buddy Spicher-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
3-15. Bill's dream2:34
Recording Date:1964-02-03
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12815 / 114492
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jimmy Maynard-g; Joe Stuart-bj; Benny Williams-f; Buddy Spicher-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
3-16. Louisville breakdown2:20
Recording Date:1964-04-09
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12904 / 114772
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jackie Phelps-g; Joe Stuart-bj; Benny Williams-f; Buddy Spicher-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
3-17. Never again2:08
Recording Date:1964-04-09
Composer:Benny Williams
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12905 / 114773
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jackie Phelps-g; Joe Stuart-bj; Benny Williams-f; Buddy Spicher-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-LV/TC; Benny Williams-LC
3-18. Just over in the gloryland2:24
Recording Date:1964-04-09
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12906 / 114774
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jackie Phelps-g; Joe Stuart-bj; Benny Williams-f; Buddy Spicher-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
3-19. Fire on the mountain2:04
Recording Date:1964-04-09
Composer:Bill Cody-Carl Eugster
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 12907 / 114775
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jackie Phelps-g; Joe Stuart-bj; Benny Williams-f; Buddy Spicher-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
3-20. The long black veil2:40
Recording Date:1965-03-16
Composer:Marijohn Wilkin-Danny Dill
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 13373 / 115841
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jackie Phelps-g; Joe Stuart-bj; Benny Williams-f; Buddy Spicher-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
3-21. I live in the past2:59
Recording Date:1965-03-16
Composer:Virginia Stauffer
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 13374 / 115842
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jackie Phelps-g; Joe Stuart-bj; Benny Williams-f; Buddy Spicher-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
3-22. There's an old, old house2:49
Recording Date:1965-03-16
Composer:Hal Bynum-George Jones
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 13375 / 115843
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Jackie Phelps-g; Joe Stuart-bj; Benny Williams-f; Buddy Spicher-f; Bessie Lee Mauldin-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
3-23. 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:NA 14302 / 118062
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Peter Rowan-g; Lamar Grier-bj; Richard Greene-f; James Monroe-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-LV/TC/ P. Rowan-B; J. Monroe-LC
3-24. I wonder where you are tonight2:35
Recording Date:1966-10-14
Composer:Johnny Bond
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 14303 / 118063
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Peter Rowan-g; Lamar Grier-bj; Richard Greene-f; James Monroe-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-LV/TC/ P. Rowan-B; J. Monroe-LC
3-25. Turkey in the straw2:09
Recording Date:1966-10-14
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 14304 / 118064
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Peter Rowan-g; Lamar Grier-bj; Richard Greene-f; James Monroe-bs
3-26. Pretty fair maiden in the garden2:45
Recording Date:1966-11-03
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 14324 / 118149
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Peter Rowan-g; Lamar Grier-bj; Richard Greene-f; Buddy Spicher-f; James Monroe-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
3-27. Log cabin in the lane2:22
Recording Date:1966-11-03
Composer:Jim Eanes
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 14325 / 118150
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Peter Rowan-g; Lamar Grier-bj; Richard Greene-f; Buddy Spicher-f; James Monroe-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
3-28. Paddy on the turnpike2:59
Recording Date:1966-11-03
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 14326 / 118151
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Peter Rowan-g; Lamar Grier-bj; Richard Greene-f; Buddy Spicher-f; James Monroe-bs
3-29. That's all right2:38
Recording Date:1966-12-06
Composer:Autry Inman
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 14394 / 118287
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Peter Rowan-g; Lamar Grier-bj; Richard Greene-f; James Monroe-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
3-30. It makes no difference now2:08
Recording Date:1966-12-06
Composer:Floyd Tillman-Jimmie Davis
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 14395 / 118288
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Peter Rowan-g; Lamar Grier-bj; Richard Greene-f; James Monroe-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
3-31. Dusty miller2:18
Recording Date:1966-12-06
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 14396 / 118289
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Peter Rowan-g; Lamar Grier-bj; Richard Greene-f; James Monroe-bs
4-1. Midnight on the stormy deep3:43
Recording Date:1966-12-16
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 14421 / 118347
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Peter Rowan-g; Lamar Grier-bj; Richard Greene-f; James Monroe-bs
Vocals:P. Rowan-L; B. Monroe-T
4-2. All the good times are past and gone2:38
Recording Date:1966-12-16
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 14421 / 118347
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Peter Rowan-g; Lamar Grier-bj; Richard Greene-f; James Monroe-bs
Vocals:J. Monroe-L; B. Monroe-T; P. Rowan-B
4-3. Soldier's joy2:10
Recording Date:1966-12-16
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 14423 / 118349
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Peter Rowan-g; Lamar Grier-bj; Richard Greene-f; James Monroe-bs
4-4. Blue night2:38
Recording Date:1967-01-23
Composer:Kirk McGee
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 14474 / 118524
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Peter Rowan-g; Lamar Grier-bj; Richard Greene-f; James Monroe-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
4-5. Grey eagle2:13
Recording Date:1967-01-23
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 14475 / 118525
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Peter Rowan-g; Lamar Grier-bj; Richard Greene-f; James Monroe-bs
4-6. The gold rush2:59
Recording Date:1967-08-23
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 14784 / 119363
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Roland White-g; Vic Jordan-bj; Byron Berline-f; James Monroe-bs
4-7. Sally Goodin'3:14
Recording Date:1967-08-23
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 14785 / 119364
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Roland White-g; Vic Jordan-bj; Byron Berline-f; James Monroe-bs
4-8. Virginia darlin'2:56
Recording Date:1967-08-23
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 14786 / 119365
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Roland White-g; Vic Jordan-bj; Byron Berline-f; James Monroe-bs
4-9. Is the blue moon still shining?3:21
Recording Date:1967-11-09
Composer:Melissa Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 14837 / 119587
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Roland White-g; Vic Jordan-bj; Benny Williams-f; Vassar Clements-f; James Monroe-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
4-10. Train 45 (heading south)2:16
Recording Date:1967-11-09
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 14838 / 119588
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Roland White-g; Vic Jordan-bj; Benny Williams-f; Vassar Clements-f; James Monroe-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
4-11. Kentucky mandolin3:03
Recording Date:1967-11-09
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 14839 / 119589
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Roland White-g; Vic Jordan-bj; Benny Williams-f; James Monroe-bs
4-12. I want to go with you3:08
Recording Date:1968-11-14
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 15330 / 120936
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Roland White-g; Vic Jordan-bj; Kenny Baker-f; James Monroe-bs
Vocals:J. Monroe-L; B. Monroe-T; R. White-B
4-13. Crossing the Cumberlands2:42
Recording Date:1968-11-14
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 15331 / 120937
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Roland White-g; Vic Jordan-bj; Kenny Baker-f; James Monroe-bs
4-14. Walls of time3:17
Recording Date:1968-11-14
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 15332 / 120938
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; Roland White-g; Vic Jordan-bj; Kenny Baker-f; James Monroe-bs
Vocals:R. White-L; B. Monroe-T
4-15. I haven't seen Mary in years3:05
Recording Date:1969-03-26
Composer:Damon Black
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 15500 / 121370
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Monroe-g; Rual Yarbrough-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Red Hayes-f; Joe Zinkan-bs
Vocals:J. Monroe-L; B. Monroe-T
4-16. Fire ball mail2:33
Recording Date:1969-03-26
Composer:Floyd Jenkins
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 15501 / 121371
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Monroe-g; Rual Yarbrough-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Red Hayes-f; Joe Zinkan-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
4-17. The dead march2:18
Recording Date:1969-03-26
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 15502 / 121372
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Monroe-g; Rual Yarbrough-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Red Hayes-f; Joe Zinkan-bs
4-18. Cripple Creek2:20
Recording Date:1969-04-29
Composer:Trad.
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 15591 / 121591
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Monroe-g; Rual Yarbrough-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Tommy Williams-f; Joe Zinkan-bs
4-19. What about you3:09
Recording Date:1969-04-29
Composer:Johnny Wright-Jack Anglin
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 15592 / 121592
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Monroe-g; Rual Yarbrough-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Tommy Williams-f; Joe Zinkan-bs
Vocals:J. Monroe-L
4-20. With body and soul3:05
Recording Date:1969-04-29
Composer:Virginia Stauffer
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 15593 / 121593
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Monroe-g; Rual Yarbrough-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Tommy Williams-f; Joe Zinkan-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-L
4-21. Methodist preacher1:56
Recording Date:1969-04-29
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Columbia Recording Studio, Nashville, TN
Master:NA 15594 / 121594
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Monroe-g; Rual Yarbrough-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Tommy Williams-f; Joe Zinkan-bs
4-22. Walk softly on my heart2:35
Recording Date:1969-10-28
Composer:Jake Landers-Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley's Barn, Mt. Juliet, TN
Master:NA 15821 / 122181
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Monroe-g; Rual Yarbrough-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Red Hayes-f; Bill Yates-bs
Vocals:B. Monroe-LV/TC; J. Monroe-LC
4-23. Tall pines2:49
Recording Date:1969-10-28
Composer:Damon Black
Place:Bradley's Barn, Mt. Juliet, TN
Master:NA 15822 / 122182
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Monroe-g; Rual Yarbrough-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Red Hayes-f; Bill Yates-bs
Vocals:J. Monroe-L; B. Monroe-TC
4-24. Candy gal2:12
Recording Date:1969-10-28
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley's Barn, Mt. Juliet, TN
Master:NA 15823 / 122183
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Monroe-g; Rual Yarbrough-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Red Hayes-f; Bill Yates-bs
4-25. Going up Caney2:17
Recording Date:1969-11-25
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley's Barn, Mt. Juliet, TN
Master:NA 15847 / 122252
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Monroe-g; Rual Yarbrough-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bill Yates-bs
Vocals:B. Yates-L; B. Monroe-T; Rual Yarbrough-B
4-26. The Lee weddin' tune1:55
Recording Date:1969-11-25
Composer:Bill Monroe
Place:Bradley's Barn, Mt. Juliet, TN
Master:NA 15848 / 122253
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Monroe-g; Rual Yarbrough-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Bill Yates-bs
4-27. Bonny2:03
Recording Date:1969-12-17
Composer:Juanita Southern
Place:Bradley's Barn, Mt. Juliet, TN
Master:NA 15869 / 122326
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Monroe-g; Rual Yarbrough-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Tommy Williams-f; Joe Zinkan-bs
Vocals:J. Monroe-L; B. Monroe-T
4-28. Sweet Mary and the miles in between2:56
Recording Date:1969-12-17
Composer:Damon Black
Place:Bradley's Barn, Mt. Juliet, TN
Master:NA 15870 / 122327
Instruments:Bill Monroe-m; James Monroe-g; Rual Yarbrough-bj; Kenny Baker-f; Tommy Williams-f; Joe Zinkan-bs
Vocals:J. Monroe-L