The Richmond Strings With The Mike Sammes Singers* ‎– The Music Of America 1776-1976

Ronco ‎– RTD 2016
Vinyl, LP


A1 America, The Beautiful (Overture)
The Spirituals
A2.a Swing Low Sweet Chariot
A2.b Old Man River
A2.c Cotton Fields
A2.d Down By The Riverside
The Work Songs
A3.a Pick A Bale Of Cotton
A3.b John Henry
A3.c Working On The Railroad
A3.d Sixteen Tons
The South
A4.a Old Folks At Home (Swannee River)
A4.b Beautiful Dreamer
A4.c Oh Susannah
A4.d Camptown Races
The Civil War
A5.a Shenandoah
A5.b When Johnny Comes Marching Home
A5.c Dixie
A5.d Battle Hymn Of The Republic
The Indian Fighters
A6 Garry Owen (7th Cavalry)
The Old West
A7.a Home On The Range
A7.b The Streets Of Laredo
A7.c Red River Valley
A7.d I'm An Old Cowhand
The Railroad (Tribute To The Swing Era)
B1.a Chattanooga Choo Choo
B1.b Take The 'A' Train
B1.c The Atchison, Topeka & The Santa Fe
The World Wars
B2.a Over There
B2.b Yankee Doodle Dandy
B2.c The Halls Of Montezuma
New Orleans (Ragtime Era)
B3.a The Entertainer
B3.b Birth Of The Blues
B3.c Alexander's Ragtime Band
B3.d When The Saints Go Marching In
Stateside & Hollywood
B4.a California Here I Come
B4.b Deep In The Heart Of Texas
B4.c Carolina In The Morning
B4.d Meet Me In St. Louis, Louis
B4.e Sidewalks Of New York
America Finale
B5.a The Star Spangled Banner
B5.b America I Love You
B5.c America (My Country 'Tis Of Thee)
B5.d America, The Beautiful (Reprise)

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Gatefold sleeve with integrated 'History & Songbook' 12 page booklet. It includes the lyrics & musical scores.
Black vinyl, appears red when held to a light source.

On rear cover:
℗ 1976
Sole distributors: Ronco Teleproducts (UK) Ltd.
Garrod and Lofthouse Limited

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Etched runout, side A): RTD 2016 -A1x 1 AE
  • Matrix / Runout (Etched runout, side B): RTD 2016 -B1X 1 V