Mountain Music Show 11/5/13

This week I featured Texas fiddling on the Mountain Music Show, with a mix of old-time string bands from the 1920s and more current fiddlers.

Thanks to Dan Stewart for letting me use recordings from his Texas Fiddle Archive blog and to Charlie Walden for the Red Williams' recordings.

Red Headed Fiddlers - Far In The Mountain
Vernon Solomon - Ft Worth Rag
Benny Thomasson - Grey Eagle*
Major Franklin with Omega Burden - Hot Foot Rag*
East Texas Serenaders - Babe

Eck Robertson & J.B. Cranfill - Great Big Taters
East Texas Serenaders - Arizona Stomp
Red Williams - Acrobat Hornpipe**
Orville Burns - 49 Cats*
Major Franklin with Omega Burden - Dusty Miller*
Ervin Solomon and Jim Hughes - Ragtime Annie

Prince Albert Hunt's Texas Ramblers - Wake Up Jacob
Red Williams - Tugboat**
Benny Thomasson - Apple Blossoms*
Orville Burns - Soppin the Gravy*

The Lewis Brothers - Sally Johnson
Smith's Garage Fiddle Band - Beaumont Rag
Eck Robertson - Amarillo Waltz
Red Headed Fiddlers - Never Alone Waltz

* From Texas Fiddle Archive blog

** From Charlie Walden

The Mountain Music Show airs each week on WNRV from 2-3 PM on Tuesday and 6-7 PM on Thursday. Tune in on AM 990 or our live stream. Downloads of some previous shows are available in our Archives/Podcasts area.

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