Mentioned in Song: Song Traditions of the Loggers of Newfoundland and Labrador

Mentioned in Song is guest produced by Dr. Ursula Kelly for the Back on Track Series.

The production includes a CD of restored and new arrangements of a wide selection of the logging song repertoire and a booklet containing a written and pictorial account of the place of song in logging culture in Newfoundland and Labrador; notes on the song composers, performers and collectors; a historical timeline of logging; a logging lexicon; and song lyrics.

This CD was released in January 2015.

Please click here for the tracklist.

To order your copy of this CD, please click here.

 Cut That Timber Down [New Recording]

Shirley Montague, Singer and Guitar
Byron Chaulk, lyrics
Gerald Mitchell, music
Used by Permission
 North Twin Lake [Archival recording]
Obediah Payne, Singer and Guitar
Daniel Obediah Payne, Collector
Used by Permission

 

 

 

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