Various ‎– Songs And Stories From Grand Canyon

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Smithsonian Folkways ‎– SFW CD 40167
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CD, Compilation
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Man, Geology, And Critters
1 No Artist Deep Canyon, Deep Voices
Vocals – Loren Green, Stan Jones*, Ranger Chorus*, Unknown Artist
1:06
2 L. Greer Price Walk To The Precipice 0:47
3 Gordon Burt Canyon Reflections
Written-By – Gordon Burt
3:18
4 Christa Sadler Grand Canyon Songs
Written-By – Steve Goodman
3:14
5 Larry Stevens (2) Songs Of The Humpback Chub
Backing Vocals – Butt PygmiesWritten-By – L.E. Stevens*
4:10
6 Katie Lee Song Of The Boatman
Written-By – Katie Lee
4:30
American Indians
7 Nawetsa Zuni Emergence Song
Ensemble – NawetsaPerformer – Aaron Chapella, Arlo Edaakie, Bradley Edaakie, Chris Edaakie, Darren Laiteyse, Dennis Dewa, Garriett Edaakie, Keith Edaakie, Leander Lutse, Reggie DewaWritten-By – Raylen Edaakie
2:46
8 Alger Greyeyes Grand Canyon Gold
Accompanied By – Albert Nelson, Jr.Written-By – Alger Greyeyes
2:46
9 Roland Manakaja These Red Walls 1:27
10 Phyllis Yoyetewa-Kachinhongva Grand Canyon Creation Story
Music By [Background Music] – Charlotte Bell, Hal CannonVoice [Told By] – Phyllis Yoyetewa-Kachinhongva
2:54
Boatmen
11 Hal Cannon And Tom Bopp Major John Wesley Powell And Flow Gently Sweet Aftion
Composed By [Melody Of "flow Gently"] – James E. Spilman*Piano – Tom BoppRead By – Hal CannonWritten-By – Robert Burns (4)
2:15
12 Hal Cannon And Teresa Jordan Rafting Down The Colorado
Narrator – Hal Cannon, Teresa Jordan
6:15
13 D Squared Row
Written-By – Don Charles (2)
4:44
14 Vaughan Short Lava Falls
Written-By – Vaughan Short
1:45
Mule Packers
15 Patty Dunnigan Nolan Canyon Winds
Written-By – Patty Dunnigan Nolan
3:54
16 Ross Knox A Time To Decide
Written-By – Bruce Kiskaddon
2:33
17 Grand Canyon Cowboy Band All Aboard For The Bright Angel Trail
Performer – John Bradley (2), Marvin Bennett, Sam Fenner, Slim KiteWritten-By – Ed Steele
3:06
Tourists And Cowboys
18 Sue Harris Where Do You Go?
Accordion – Rags AllenBass – Kyle Harris (2)Harp – Deb GeggnerMandola – Don Charles (2)Percussion – William MedlrumWritten-By – Dean Cook (2)
2:39
19 Roy Rogers (3) The Grand Canyon Trail
Written-By – Jack Elliott (4)
1:45

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Notes

Track 1: a montage of spoken recordings from Stan Jones and his Ranger Chorus, "Songs of the National Parks"; Loren Green, "Grand Canyon"; 'What to Do at the Grand Canyon', a Santa Fe Railroad travel film; 'Mission 66', a National Park Service training film, U.S. Dept. of Interior; 'The Hopi Indian', a Northern Arizona University film; and 'Nine Against the River', a commercial film.
Track 2: taken from an interview that was part of an hour-long radio show produced by the Western Folklife Center for a series of holiday specials on Public Radio International titled "Voices of the West," produced by Mary Beth Kirchner, Taki Telonidis, and Hal Cannon.
Track 3: previously released on Gordon Burt's CD 'Headin' West' and also appeared on a collection called 'River of Song'.
Track 9: made as part of a radio special for Public Radio International called "Voices of the West: Grand Canyon".
Track 11: previously released on Tom Bopp's CD 'Parlor Piano'.
Track 13: previously released on the CD 'Matter of Life and Death' and also appeared on a collection called 'River of Song'.
Track 17: written in 1935. Recorded in 1985 at the Grand Canyon Cowboy Band's 50-year reunion.
Track 18: previously released on the CD 'Tall Takes and Treasures'.

Produced in collaboration with the Western Folklife Center and Smithsonian Folkways Recordings.

©℗ 2005 Smithsonian Folkways Recordings

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