Colonial & Revolution Songs - 2 CD Set
Traditional ballads from the Old Country and new ones written in America served as entertainment, preserved the superstitions, described the Indians and poked fun at nearly everyone. The narrative dialogue and songs effectively capture the flavor of the period.
This 2-CD set includes 38 songs with two hours of playing time, as well as supplemental notes and historical narration. Also available: Colonial & Revolution Songbook
"...brings together a great many songs that might otherwise be difficult to track down...the words are crystal clear throughout." --New York Times
"...These songs preserve... the experiences of people who lived through the defining moments in American History...Music and history teachers from upper elementary to high school will find this collection to be a valuable resource..." --The Orff Echo