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Title Bullfrog jumped [sound recording] : children's folksongs from the Byron Arnold collection.

Imprint [Montgomery, Ala.] : Alabama Traditions : Alabama Folklife Association [distributor], 2006.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Music, CDs    CD ZM FOLK BJ A 10    Available
Description 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (72 p. ; 4 3/4)
Note Compact disc.
Drawn from Arnold's recordings focused on children's songs and games stored in the W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library of the University of Alabama.
Program notes Inclued historical information, biographical sketches, lyrics, and references (72 p. : map, ports.).
Contents Tic toc -- All the little horses -- If you can't thread the needle -- Two little gentlemen from the spring -- Shoemaker song -- Riggity jig -- Old gray goose -- All the pretty little ponies -- Old Pompey -- Rebel dog -- A tisket, a tasket -- The old gray cat -- Too daddle addle -- The little white daisies -- Cornbread crumbled in gravy -- Old shiboots and leggings -- O Johnny dear -- Skip to my Lou my darling -- Little Sally Walker -- Bullfrog jumped -- Paper of pins -- Lank dank kimo.
Little lap dog -- Green gravel -- Miss Jenny O. Jones -- All the pretty horses -- Ain't gonna rain no more -- King William was King James's son -- Like a leaf or feather -- Springfield Mountain -- Shoo Rye -- Frog went a-courting -- Bower of roses -- Dance to your Daddy -- Oats, peas, beans and barley grows -- Trotting song -- Riding in a buggy -- Here comes someone a'roving -- What'cha gonna do? -- Feed the animals -- The farmer -- When I was a young girl.
Credits Producer, Joyce Cauthen; audio restoration and digital mastering, Steve Grauberger, Alabama Center for Traditional Culture, Philip Foster ; cover and CD art, Bethanne Hill; graphic design, Scott Fuller.
Performer Singers: May Randlette Beck, Laurie Cater Carleton, Annie Laurie Carleton, Mary Chapman, Callie Craven, Janie Barnard Couch, Martha Drisdale, Vera Hall, Myrtle Love Hester, Mae Erskine Irvine, Katherine Ainsworth Leggitte, Mozella Hazley Longmire, Julia Greer Marechal, Kate Newton Middleton, Jane Grissett Peavy, Pansy Smallwood Richardson.
Event Recorded Nov. 1946 and during the summer of 1947 visiting singers in their homes across Alabama.
Summary Features 42 songs and games and the sounds of life in the singers' neighborhoods.
Subject Folk music -- Alabama.
Folk songs, English -- Alabama.
Added Author Arnold, Byron, 1901-1971.
Beck, May Randlette, 1874-1968.
Carleton, Laurie Cater, 1905-2000.
Carleton, Annie Laurie, 1932-
Chapman, Mary.
Craven, Callie, 1871-1946.
Couch, Janie Barnard, 1889-1965.
Drisdale, Martha, 1897-1960.
Hall, Vera, 1902-1964.
Hester, Myrtle Love, 1902-1981.
Irvine, Mae Erskine, 1883-1976.
Leggitte, Katherine Ainsworth, 1890-1970.
Longmire, Mozella Hazley, 1930-
Marechal, Julia Greer, 1853-1948.
Middleton, Kate Newton, 1878-1958.
Peavy, Jane Grissett, 1878-1966.
Richardson, Pansy Smallwood, 1900-2001.
William Stanley Hoole Special Collections Library.
Alabama Folklife Association.
Added Title Bull frog jumped
Children's folksongs from the Byron Arnold collection.
Standard No. 687474146825
Music No. 110 Alabama Traditions

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