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raredance Songbook Indexing: Oak Publications (83* d) Index: Negro Songs from Alabama (Oak) 18 Jan 09


Negro Songs from Alabama
Collected by Harold Courlander
second edition
Oak Publications 1960, 1963

I. RELIGIOUS SONGS: PRAYERS, ANTHEMS AND SPIRITUALS
        MOVE MEMBERS MOVE
        DIDN'T YOU HEAR
        WAKE UP JONAH
        ROCK CHARIOT
        PREACH MY GOSPEL
        WHEN YOU FEEL LIKE MOANING
        JOB, JOB
        PRAYER
        THE SUN WILL NEVER GO DOWN
        THIS MAY BE YOUR LAST TIME
        KING DAVID
        IT'S GETTING LATE IN THE EVENING
        TRAVELLING SHOES
        WONDER WHERE IS MY BROTHER GONE
        DEATH IS AWFUL
        TROUBLED, LORD, I'M TROUBLED
        TRAMPING, TRAMPING
        DEAR AND GONE
        FREE AT LAST
        I'M GOING HOME ON THE MORNING TRAIN
        JESUS GOING TO MAKE UP MY DYING BED
        OH DEATH HAVE MERCY
        COME ON UP TO BRIGHT GLORY
        I'M CLIMBING UP THE HILLS OF MT. ZION
        PLUMB THE LINE
        GOING TO SHOUT ALL OVER GOD'S HEAVEN
        LORD, I'M WAITING ON YOU.
        TIP AROUND MY BED RIGHT EASY
        LOOK HOW THEY DONE MY LORD
        MY GOD AIN'T NO LYING MAN
        WHEN THE ROLL IS CALLED IN HEAVEN
        I'M STANDING IN A SAFETY ZONE

II. WORK AND FIELD SONGS

        JOHN HENRY
        BLACK WOMAN
        WATER ON THE WHEEL
        CAPTAIN HOLLER HURRY
        THE CAPTAIN CAN'T READ
        NOW YOUR MAN DONE GONE
        SHE DONE GOT UGLY
        EVALINA
        I'M GOING UPTOWN

III. CALLS, CRIES AND HOLLERS
         HEY RUFUS
         WOH HOO(field call)
         I'M GOING DOWN THE ROAD
         FATHER'S FIELD CALL
         CHILDREN'S FIELD CALL

IV. LULLABIES
         GIVE MY HEART EASE
         LITTLE LAP DOG

V. CHILDREN'S GAME SONGS
         LOOP DE LOO
         MARY MACK
         KUSHIE DYE YO
        MAY GO ROUND THE NEEDLE
        AMASEE
        ROSIE DARLING ROSIE
        GREEN GREEN ROCKY ROAD
        JUST WATCH THAT LADY
        SANGAREE
        PEEP SQUIRREL
        CHARLIE OVER THE OCEAN
        SEE SEE RIDER
        BLUEBIRD BLUEBIRD
        GOING UP NORTH
        LITTLE SALLY WALKER
        OLD LADY SALLY WANTS TO JUMP
        STOOPING ON THE WINDOW
        BOB-A-NEEDLE
        ROSIE GAL


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