JoAnn’s Tribute to Her Mother

Folk Music & Beyond for September 26, 2015
Hour 1: Tribute to My Mother

Opening Song

JoAnn Mar, “To a Wild Rose,” 1:50

First Set

Maire Brennan, “Oro,” Maire, 3:50 Atlantic

Freyda Epstein, “Shaker Medley,” Globalullabies, 3:39 Music for Little People

Mícheál Ó Súilleabháin, “Eleanore Plunkett,” Lament, 3:48 RealWorld

Susan McKeown, “Ancient Mother,” Mother, 3:49 North Star Records

Claudia Schmidt & Sally Rogers, “Hey Hey Watenay / I Walk in Beauty,” Closing the Distance, 3:27 Flying Fish

Second Set

Christy Moore, “Danny Boy,” Lament, 2:45 RealWorld

Kate Rusby, “I Am Stretched on Your Grave,” Hourglass, 3:00 Pure Records

Davy Spillane, “Lament for the Dead of the North,” Lament, 2:20 RealWorld

Seamus McGuire, “The Wishing Tree,” Wishing Tree, 3:15 Green Linnet

Third Set

Si Kahn, “For Emma Wong Mar” (poem), 3:02

Ruthie Foster, “Phenomenal Woman,” The Phenomenal Ruthie Foster, 4:23 Blue Corn

Barbara Dane, “I Hate the Capitalist System,” I Hate the Capitalist System, 3:10 Dreadnaught Music

Pete Seeger, “Solidarity Forever,” If I Had a Hammer: Songs of Hope & Struggle, 2:51 Smithsonian/Folkways

Ani di Franco, “The Internationale,” Fellow Workers, 2:46 Righteous Babe

Fourth Set

John McCutcheon, “Hail to the Chief,” Hail to the Chief, 3:16 Appalseed Productions

Phil Ochs, “I Ain’t a Marching Anymore,” I Ain’t a Marching Anymore, 2:34 Elektra

Ralph Stanley, “O Death,” O Brother, Where Art Thou? 3:15 Lost Highway

Folk Music & Beyond for September 26, 2015
Hour 2: Mama, I Miss You Tonight

First Set

Diane Taraz, “Raisin Pie,” Shoes That Fit like Sand, 4:18 Beacon Records

Rachel Bissex, “Dancing with My Mother,” Don’t Look Down, 4:09 Alcazar

Claudia Schmidt & Sally Rogers, “Mama, I Miss You Tonight,” Closing the Distance, 4:15 Flying Fish

Second Set

Laura Nyro, “Angel in the Dark,” Angel in the Dark, 4:04 Rounder Records

Marc Cohn, “Mama’s in the Moon,” The Rainy Season, 2:15 Atlantic

Laura Nyro, “And When I Die,” Live at the Bottom Line, 3:04 Cypress Records

Phil Ochs, “Changes,” Live at Carnegie Hall, 4:30 Elektra

Third Set

Sufjan Stevens, “Death with Dignity,” Carrie & Lowell, 3:55 Asthmatic Kitty

Steve Tilston, “Some Times in This Life,” The Greening Wind, 4:42

Liz Story, “Hymn,” Solid Colors, Windham Hill

Fourth Set

Dave Carter & Tracy Grammer, “When I Go,” When I Go, 4:14 (self-produced)

Julee Glaub & Mark Weems, “Motherless Child,” Just Beyond Me, 3:12 (self-produced)

Zoe Mulford, “The Earth and the Sky,” Roadside Saints, 3:28 Azalea City


Pat Humphries, “Swimming to the Other Side,” Hands, 4:17 Appleseed