American CDs

When Cecil left the Mountains

Historic recordings of Appalachian singers and musicians 1927 - 1955
Two volume set of ballads, songs and music from people, families and areas encountered by Cecil Sharp on his 1916-18 collecting trips to Appalachia, taken from both commercial and private recordings.
MTCD514-4  83 tracks, 149 minutes + 48 page booklet   £16.00
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Far in the Mountains, Vols 1&2

The Appalachian Collection
First two volumes of a 4-CD set containing most of Mike Yates' 1979-1983 Appalachian recordings - ballads, songs, stories and music - in stereo.
MTCD501-2  80 tracks, 150 minutes + 40 page booklet   £16.00
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Far in the Mountains, Vols 3&4

The Appalachian Collection
Second two volumes of a 4-CD set containing most of Mike Yates' 1979-1983 Appalachian recordings - ballads, songs, stories and music - in stereo.
MTCD503-4  58 tracks, 149 minutes + 40 page booklet   £16.00
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Far in the Mountains, Volume 5

Echoes from the Mountains
The 4-CD set Far in the Mountains are a wonderful source of splendid songs, tunes and stories.  Mike Yates was rather surprised to discover just how much good material had been left off - thus producing Volume 5.
MTCD513   43 tracks, 77 minutes + 28 page booklet £12.00
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Complete Set of Far in the Mountains
Volumes 1 to 5
  £40.00  

Meeting's a Pleasure, Vols 1&2

Folksongs of the Upper South
Songs, ballads and tunes from Kentucky and nearby areas.  With: Buell Kazee, J P and Annadeene Fraley, Sarah Gunning, Jim Garland, Blanche Coldiron, The Dixon Sisters, Asa Martin, Nimrod Workman, Roscoe Holcomb, Snake Chapman, Wash Nelson, Mary Lozier and many others.
MTCD505-6  69 tracks, 140 minutes + 48 page booklet   £16.00
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Meeting's a Pleasure, Vols 3&4

Folksongs of the Upper South
More songs, ballads and tunes from Kentucky, with: Buell Kazee, J P and Annadeene Fraley, Sarah Gunning, Jim Garland, Blanche Coldiron, The Dixon Sisters, Asa Martin, Nimrod Workman, Roscoe Holcomb, Snake Chapman, Wash Nelson, Mary Lozier and many others.
MTCD507-8  62 tracks, 141 minutes + 48 page booklet   £16.00
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Complete Set of Meeting's a Pleasure
Volumes 1 to 4
  £30.00  

Nimrod Workman

Mother Jones' Will
A selection of songs and ballads from this great West Virginia singer, including three of his own Union and mining songs.  Tracks 1 - 18 originally appeared on Rounder LP 0076 in 1976, a further 8 have been added to this 2011 production.
MTCD512   26 tracks, 80 minutes + 28 page booklet £12.00
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Morgan MacQuarrie

Over the Cabot Trail
A selection of fiddle tunes from Morgan MacQuarrie of Inverness County, Cape Breton, accompanied by Gordon MacLean, piano.  12 tracks of typical Cape Breton medleys, totalling 55 tunes in all.
MTCD511  12 tracks, 69 minutes + 20 page booklet   £12.00
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Roger Cooper

Essence of Old Kentucky
A selection of fiddle tunes from Roger Cooper, of Lewis County, Kentucky, accompanied by Robin Kessinger, guitar, and Michael Garvin, bass and occasional guitar.  A compilation of the 34 tunes on the original Rounder CD, no longer available.
MTCD510  34 tracks, 71 minutes + 24 page booklet   £12.00
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Art Galbraith

Dixie Blossoms
A selection of fiddle tunes from Art Galbraith of Springfield, Missouri, accompanied by Gordon McCann, guitar.  A compilation of the 16 tunes on the original Rounder LP, plus 17 more, recorded specially for the purpose in 1984, but never published.
MTCD509  33 tracks, 72 minutes + 16 page booklet   £12.00
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Push Them Clouds Away

Old Time Country Music 1924-38
Tweedy Brothers, Gibson String Trio, Aaron Sisters, Fiddlin' John Carson & Moonshine Kate, Albert Bellson, and many more ...
MTCD101  20 tracks, 59 minutes + 4 page booklet   £10.00
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Old Ship Sailing for the Promised Land

White Gospel Music 1926-38
Ernest Phipps' Holiness Singers, Doc Walsh, William Rexroat's Cedar Singers, Ben Jarrell, and many more ...
MTCD102  18 tracks, 55 minutes + 4 page booklet   £10.00
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Yearlings in the Canebreak

Texas Fiddle Music 1924-30
18 tracks from: Capt M J Bonner, The Red Headed Fiddlers, Prince Albert Hunt, Chenoweth's Cornfield Symphony Orchestra, Fiddlin' Jim Pate.
MTCD103  18 tracks, 53 minutes + 4 page booklet   £10.00
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Where the Southern Crosses the Dog

Mississippi Fiddle Music 1928-35
16 tracks from: The Nations Brothers, Narmour & Smith, The Ray Brothers, Milner & Curtis.
MTCD104  16 tracks, 48 minutes
+ 4 page booklet   £10.00
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John 'Seven Foot Dilly' Dilleshaw

Georgia Bust Down 1930
To acquire the small stack of 78s that have been gathered together on this CD would call for the patience of a seasoned angler and a bankroll as big as the Ritz - Tony Russell.
MTCD105  16 tracks, 52 minutes + 4 page booklet   £10.00
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Complete Set of American Old Time CDs
all 5 Volumes
  £40.00