The Civil War music
|Other Authors:||Middle Tennessee State University. Center for Popular Music.|
Alexandria, Va. : Time Life Music, 1991
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Songs and music.
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Table of Contents:
- Disc A. "In happy moments" : America on the eve of war. Hard times come again no more ; Jenny Lind polka ; Arkansas traveler ; Jordan is a hard road to travel ; Get off the track! ; Annie Laurie ; Mockingbird quick step/In happy moments ; I wish I was in Dixie's land ; Hymn medley : Come, ye disconsolate ; Pleyel's hymn ; Notting Hill
- "The first gun is fired" : fanning the flames of war. The first gun is fired! May God protect the right! ; The song of the contrabands : O, let my people go ; Quick step and Battle hymn of the republic ; Grafted into the army ; The southrons' chaunt of defiance ; The Bonnie blue flag ; Bonnie blue schottische ; Just before the battle, Mother ; Dixie quick step.Disc B. "Hard crackers come again no more" : music of the Union camp. Reveille ; Glory! Glory! Hallelujah! (John Brown's body) ; Hard crackers come again no more ; The rogue's march ; The Battle cry of freedom/Kingdom coming ; Aura Lea ; Opera reel ; There is a fountain filled with blood ; Home, sweet home
- "Richmond is a hard road to travel" : music of the Confederate camp. Richmond is a hard road to travel ; The yellow rose of Texas ; Stonewall Jackson's way ; For bales ; Natchez under the hill ; Goober peas ; Children of the heavenly king ; Lorena ; Tattoo.Disc C. "When this cruel war is over" : the fighting drags on. Weeping, sad and lonely, or, When this cruel war is over ; When Johnny comes marching home ; Go in the wilderness ; Marching through Georgia ; The vacant chair, or, We shall meet but we shall miss him
- The southern girl, or, The homespun dress ; Stonewall Jackson's prayer ; General Lee's grand march
- "O, I'm a good old rebel" : the musical legacy of the war. Home, sweet home ; Booth killed Lincoln ; Camp chase ; Roll, Jordan, roll ; Beautiful dreamer ; O, I'm a good old rebel ; Old Dan Tucker ; Spanish fandango ; Amazing grace.