Label: Decca - DL 8634 • Format: Vinyl LP, Album • Country: Canada • Genre: Pop, Folk, World, & Country •
5 String Banjo Tab – “Old Folks at Home” (“Swanee River”) Key of G. $ “Old Folks At Home” (a.k.a. “Swanee River”), no doubt was a “major hit” (in sheet music sales) for Stephen Foster (Born July 4th, – Died Jan. 13, ). I never get tired of his great “AMERICAN” songs both listening to .
Foster had composed most of the lyrics but was struggling to name the river of the opening line, and asked his brother to suggest one. The first suggestion was “Yazoo” (in Mississippi), which despite fitting the melody perfectly, was rejected by Foster. The second suggestion was “Pee Dee” (in South Carolina), to which Foster said, “Oh.
Artist: The SunnysidersLabel:: DECCA RECORDSFormat:: 33 rpm 12" LP monoCountry:: United StatesVinyl Condition:: VG+Cover Condition:: VG+Year Released:: unknownLP.
ARTIST/ALBUM TITLE: SUNNYSIDERS, BANJO PICKER’S BALL. #: DECCA DL Seller Rating: % positive.
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