The Jimmie Rodgers collection
|Format:||Music Score 1999|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
(Guitar Recorded Versions). He has been called the Father of Country Music, the Singing Brakeman, and America's Blue Yodeler. Jimmie Rodgers, one of the first recording artists to sell a million records, combined country, blues, Tin Pan Alley and jazz to create the foundation of modern popular American music. Experience and enjoy the music of this legendary songwriter/musician with this terrific collection of 26 of his best songs: Any Old Time * Blue Yodel No. 1 (T for Texas) * Blue Yodel No. 3 (Evening Sun Yodel) * Blue Yodel No. 8 (Mule Skinner Blues) * The Brakeman's Blues (Yodeling the Blues Away) * Dreaming with Tears in My Eyes * Frankie and Johnny * High Powered Mama * Mississippi Moon * My Old Pal * Pistol Packin' Papa * Southern Cannonball * Yodeling Cowboy * and more. Includes a biography, a selected discography, rare photos, and analysis of his music.
ContentsAny old time
Away out on the mountain / Kelly Harrell
Ben Dewberry's last run / Andrew Jenkins
Blue yodel no. 1 (T for Texas)
Blue yodel no. 3 (Evening sun yodel)
Blue yodel no. 5
Blue yodel no. 8 (Mule skinner blues) / Jimmie Rodgers and George Vaughn
Blue yodel no. 12
Brakeman's blues (Yodeling the blues away)
Cowhand's last ride
Dreaming with tears in my eyes / Jimmie Rodgers and Waldo O'Neal
Frankie and Johnny
High powered mama
I'm free from the chain gang now / Lou Herscher and Saul Klein
In the jailhouse now
Jimmie Rodger's last blue yodel (The women make a fool out of me) / Lou Herscher and Saul Klein
Let me be your side track
Mississippi moon / Jimmie Rodgers and Elsie McWilliams
My old pal / Jimmie Rodgers and Elsie McWilliams
Mystery of Number Five
Pistol packin' papa / Jimmie Rodgers and Waldo O'Neal
Sleep baby sleep
T.B. blues / Jimmie Rodgers and Raymond Hall
Yodeling cowboy / Jimmie Rodgers and Elsie McWilliams
Yodeling my way back home.
|Series||Hal Leonard guitar recorded versions.|
Blues (Music) -- To 1931.
Blues (Music) -- 1931-1940.
|Publisher|| Milwaukee, WI :Hal Leonard,1999
|Other Titles|| Songs.
Country and blues music; for voice and guitar, with chord symbols.
Includes biographical notes, discography, and notes on Rodgers' guitars and his guitar style.
1 score (108 pages) : illustrations ; 31 cm.