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THE MIDNIGHT SPECIAL
May 27, 2017

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways 40068/71
  2. Tom Russell w/ Cindy Church: Short Grass (Sylvia Tyson/Ian Tyson) Play One More - The Songs of Ian & Sylvia True North 663
  3. John Wort Hannam: Church of the Long Grass Queen's Hotel Black Hen 0057
  4. G2 Bluegrass Band: Where the Tall Grass Grows (Christopher Olsson) Cosmos 07106
  5. Susan Werner: Ode to Aldo Leopold Hayseed Sleeve Dog 94504-79964
  6. Society of Broken Souls (Dennis James-Lauryn Shapter): Wyoming Things Still Left Unsaid self 88295-42483
  7. Bill Staines: Sweet Wyoming Home Old Dogs Red House 208
  8. The Early Mays: I'm Sorry, Wyoming (Abbie Gardner) The Early Mays Bird on the Wing 002
  9. Anais Mitchell: Changer The Brightness Righteous Babe 053
  10. Roberts & Barrand: The Two Magicians (Child #44) (trad) Dark Ships in the Forest Folk-Legacy CD-65
  11. Billie Holiday: You've Changed (B.Carey-C.Fischer) Ken Burns Jazz Verve 314549081-2
  12. Bob Zentz: Mirrors and Changes Together Again for the First Time Timberhead Music 21
  13. Phil Ochs: Changes There But for Fortune Elektra 960832-2
  14. Terry Klein: Dull Women Keep Immaculate Homes Great Northern self 78572-26764
  15. Anne Hills & Cindy Mangsen w/ Carla Sciaky: The Housewife's Lament (Hills-Magnsen/Sara Price) Never Grow Old Flying Fish 70638
  16. Zoe Mulford: Life Is Too Short to Fold Underwear Traveling Moon Winged Seed 83707 84012
  17. Joni Mitchell: Chinese Cafe (Mitchell) / Unchained Melody (Alex North/Hy Zaret) Hits Reprise 946326-2
  18. Tom Russell w/ Cindy Church: the Night the Chinese Restaurant Burned Down (Sylvia Tyson) Play One More - The Songs of Ian & Sylvia True North 663
  19. Phil Ochs: The War Is Over The War Is Over - The Best of Phil Ochs A&M 5215DX003704
  20. Magpie (Greg Artzner & Terry Leonino): Marching Through Georgia (Henry Clay Work, PD) The Civil War - Songs & Stories Untold Long Tail 007
  21. The Lords of Liechtenstein (Dan & Noah Rauchwerk): Appomattox Downhill Ride to Joyland self no#
  22. 2-bit Palomino: Appomatox (Bill Ward) Rides Again Songdog 84501-81547
  23. Si Kahn: When the War Is Done We're Still Here Strictly Country Records SCR-57
  24. A Thurber Carnival (orig.cast-Tom Ewell): The Last Flower (James Thurber) Sony 8691-91138-2
  25. Peter, Paul & Mary: Where Have All the Flowers Gone (Pete Seeger-Joe Hickerson) Around the Campfire Warner Bros. 946873-2
  26. Joel Mabus: One Simple Song (Sibelius/J.Mabus) Different Hymnals. Fossil 2517
  27. Joel Mabus: Old Hundredth (trad, arr.-adapt Mabus) Different Hymnals. Fossil 2517

COME FROM AWAY original Broadway cast - Petrina Bromley, Geno Carr, Jenn Colella, Joe Hatch, Rodney Hicks, Kendra Kassebaum, Chad Kimball, Lee MacDougal, Caesar Samayoa, Q.Smith, Astrid Van Wieren, Sharon Wheatley, Josh Breckenridge, Susan Dunstan, Tamika Lawrence, Tony LePage.

Book, music and lyrics by Irene Sankoff and David Hein Broadcast and streamed in its entirety with permission. The Musical Company 00001

Welcome to the Rock / 38 Planes / Blankets and Bedding / 28 Hours - Wherever We Are / Darkness and Trees / on the bus / Darkness and Trees (reprise) / Lead Us Out of the Night / Phoning Home / Costume Party / I Am Here / Prayer / On the Edge / in the bar / Heave Away / Screech In / Me and the Sky / the Dover Fault / Stop the World / 38 Planes (reprise) - Somewhere in the Middle of Nowhere / Something's Missing / 10 years later / Finale

  1. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken In Love Long Tail 003-2

Performer is composer unless otherwise noted. Song is album title unless otherwise noted. Album titles are in italics, composers in parens ( ).

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