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  1. Aug 24,  · A legend in the folk music community, John Jacob Niles enjoyed a lengthy career as a balladeer, folk collector, and songwriter. Ever close to his Kentucky roots, he spent much of his adulthood searching for the most well-loved songs of the southern pomiddebsrocktesciapinowersadoperch.coinfos: 2.
  2. Twelve ballads from Kentucky, Virginia, and North Carolina, collected and simply arranged with accompaniment for piano by John Jacob Niles, 25 pages, including: My Little Mohee, I had a Sister Susan, Three Little Pigs, I Wonder as I Wander, Little Willie, Geordie, The Kentucky Wassail Song, Down in That Valley, The Carrion Crow (or the Tailor and the Crow), My Horses Ain't Hungry, One Author: John Jacob Niles.
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  4. John Jacob Niles (b. Louisville, Kentucky, April 28, ; d. Lexington, Kentucky, March 1, ) was an American composer, singer, and collector of traditional ballads. He is often called the Dean of American Balladeers.[1].
  5. Both the text and the tune were made over from time to time, until now the song might be called an adaptation of a steamboat song. The text is based on the idea of a young woman's determination to marry the wrong man. And as the mother in the story is outwitted, the popularity of the song is again assured."--John Jacob Niles.
  6. Born in Jefferson County, Kentucky in , John Jacob Niles was one of the most prolific private collectors of Anglo-American folk songs. His work predates Cecil Sharp's by nearly a decade, and this record—a reissue of Niles' 78rpm discs—celebrates his achievements.
  7. Thirty-five songs by Kentucky-born John Jacob Niles, one of the most loved American vocal composers, whose songs are a staple of contest solo lists. Eleven songs have been added for the expanded edition. Includes gambling songs and a collection of Niles' Appalachian carols, as well as a preface by and biographical notes about the composer.
  8. Music played an important part in the early life of John Jacob Niles, and he would spend his life collecting, composing, and performing folk songs. By the age of 15 he had begun collecting songs in the Appalachian Mountains, a habit he would continue read more. top albums.
  9. Find John Jacob Niles song information on AllMusic. Find John Jacob Niles song information on AllMusic AllMusic. New Releases Folk singer whose haunting sound influenced Bob Dylan and others. Songs ↓ Credits.

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