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Folk Songs of the Southern Appalachians

Folk Songs of the Southern Appalachians

Jean Ritchie,
Folk Songs of the Southern Appalachians
(first edition) New York: Oak Publications, 1965
(second edition) Lexington: The University Press of Kentucky, 1997
ISBN 978-0-8131-0927-5

Songs

The songs are referenced by page numbers.

  1. The Swapping Song (Roud 469; G/D 8:1696; Henry H732; TYG 58)
  2. False Sir John (Roud 21; Child 4; G/D 2:225; Henry H163)
  3. Killy Kranky (Roud 2572)
  4. Nottamun Town (Roud 1044)
  5. Edward (Roud 200; Child 13; TYG 35)
  6. London Bridge (Roud 502; G/D 8:1566; Henry H48h)
  7. Sister Phoebe (Roud 4507)
  8. Dear Companion (Roud 411)
  9. Jubilee (Roud 7403; G/D 3:378)
  10. Sweet William and Lady Margaret (Roud 253; Child 74; G/D 2:337)
  11. The Cuckoo (Roud 413; G/D 6:1157; Henry H479)
  12. Old Betty Larkin (Roud 7404)
  13. Lord Lovel (Roud 48; Child 75; G/D 6:1232)
  14. Fair and Tender Ladies (Roud 451)
  15. Goin' to Boston (Roud 3595)
  16. Skin and Bones (Roud 501)
  17. The Old Woman and the Pig (Roud 746)
  18. The Turkish Lady (Roud 40; Child 53L; G/D 5:1023; Henry H470)
  19. Oh Love Is Teasin' (Roud 1049)
  20. The Little Devils (Roud 160; Child 278; G/D 2:320)
  21. What'll I Do With the Baby-0? (Roud 826)
  22. The Hangman Song (Roud 144; Child 95; G/D 2:248)
  23. There Was a Pig Went Out to Dig (Roud 1369)
  24. Golden Ring Around Susan Girl (Roud 7405)
  25. The Lyttle Musgrave (Roud 52; Child 81)
  26. Down Came an Angel (Roud 1122)
  27. Among the Little White Daisies (Roud 7401)
  28. Bachelor's Hall (Roud 385)
  29. Carol of the Cherry Tree (Roud 453; Child 54; G/D 2:327)
  30. Shady Grove (Roud 4456)
  31. God Bless the Moonshiners (Roud 4301)
  32. Little Cory (Roud 5723)
  33. See the Waters A-Gliding (Roud 140; Laws P14; TYG 34)
  34. The Holly Bears a Berry (Roud 514)
  35. I Saw Three Ships (Roud 700)
  36. Father Get Ready (Roud 7406)
  37. Amazing Grace (Roud 5430)
  38. The Day Is Past and Gone (Roud 5718)
  39. I've Got a Mother Gone to Glory (Roud 4213)
  40. Guide Me, Oh Thou Great Jehovah (Roud 7103)
  41. Twilight A-Stealing (Roud 5745)
  42. Lord Randal (Roud 10; Child 12; G/D 2:209; Henry H814)
  43. Two Dukes A-Roving (Roud 730)
  44. The May Day Carol (Roud 305)
  45. Darby Ram (Roud 126; G/D 3:645; TYG 59)
  46. Little Bitty Baby (Children Go Where I Send Thee) (Roud 133)
  47. Brightest and Best (Roud 5743)
  48. Keep Your Garden Clean (Roud 3; G/D 6:1180)
  49. Bow Your Bend to Me (Roud 8; Child 10; G/D 2:213)
  50. The Unquiet Grave (Roud 51; Child 78)
  51. The Flower Carol
  52. Lord Thomas and Fair Ellender (Roud 4; Child 73; G/D 2:212)
  53. The Old Soap-Gourd (Roud 7387)
  54. Joe Bowers (Roud 2806; Laws B14)
  55. Love Somebody, Yes I Do (Roud 7407)
  56. Old Virginny (Roud 3396)
  57. The Death of Cock Robin (Roud 494)
  58. Bandyrowe (Roud 7402)
  59. Pretty Saro (Roud 417)
  60. The Miracle of Usher's Well (Roud 196; Child 79)
  61. Gentle Fair Jenny (Roud 117; Child 277; G/D 7:1282)
  62. I Wonder When I Shall Be Married (Roud 818)
  63. Over the River Charlie (Roud 729; G/D 1:135)
  64. Barbry Ellen (Roud 54; Child 84; G/D 6:1193; Henry H236)
  65. Lonesome Sea (Roud 122; Child 286; G/D 1:37)
  66. Cedar Swamp (Roud 7408)
  67. Hiram Hubbard (Roud 2208; Laws A20)
  68. Fair Annie of the Lochroyan (Roud 49; Child 76; G/D 6:1226)
  69. The Gypsy Laddie (Roud 1; Child 200; G/D 2:278; Henry H124)
  70. Old King Cole (Roud 735)
  71. Somebody (Roud 761)
  72. Dance to Your Daddy (Roud 2439; G/D 8:1562)
  73. My Little Carpenter (Roud 14; Child 243; G/D 2:332)
  74. Bangum Rid by the Riverside (Roud 29; Child 18)
  75. Cambridgeshire May Song (Roud 305)
  76. Mama Told Me (Roud 362; G/D 4:815)
  77. Black Is the Colour (Roud 3103)
  78. Lovin' Henry (Roud 47; Child 68)
  79. The Reckless and Rambling Boy (Roud 490; Laws L12; G/D 2:260)
  80. Her Mantle So Green (Roud 714; Laws N38; G/D 5:1033; Henry H76)
  81. Loving Hannah (Roud 454; G/D 6:1192; Henry H615, H625)