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The Jimmie Rodgers collection

by Rodgers, Jimmie, 1897-1933,

Format: Music Score 1999
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Location Collection Call #
CLP - Main Library Second Floor - Music - Open Stacks q M1630.18.R64 J5 1999x
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor - Music - Open Stacks
 
Call Number  q M1630.18.R64 J5 1999x
 
 
Summary
(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.
Contents
Any 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
Southern Cannonball
T.B. blues / Jimmie Rodgers and Raymond Hall
Yodeling cowboy / Jimmie Rodgers and Elsie McWilliams
Yodeling my way back home.

Additional Information
Series Hal Leonard guitar recorded versions.
Subjects Old-time music.
Blues (Music) -- To 1931.
Blues (Music) -- 1931-1940.
Yodels.
Publisher Milwaukee, WI :Hal Leonard,1999
Other Titles Songs.
Contributors Sokolow, Fred, editor.
Language English
Notes Country and blues music; for voice and guitar, with chord symbols.
Includes biographical notes, discography, and notes on Rodgers' guitars and his guitar style.
Description 1 score (108 pages) : illustrations ; 31 cm.
ISBN 0793588790
9780793588794
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