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Davy Crockett (1938)

Songs from the musical play (unfinished) for voice and piano.
Book and lyrics by H.R. Hays.

Song List
Performance Information
Recordings

Song list

I'm a Rolling Stone
Where the Green Pines Shadow the Ground
Interscene I: Hillbilly Narrative
Song of the Trees
Interscene II: Hillbilly Narrative
Look Your Partner Straight in the Eye
Interscene III: Hillbilly Narrative
The Hand Is Quicker than the Eye
Letter Song--The Death of Josh Hawkins
Watch out for Me
When I'm in Congress
Politics
All Goes Badly
Time Is Standing Still
Davy, What Flickers and Flames

Performance Information

Singing Roles: Davy Crockett, Sarah Hawkins, Josh Hawkins, Job Spindle, SATB chorus.
Performance Materials: All territories: EAMC
First performance: May 24, 1997, Netherlands, NPS (radio), Fred Butter, Barbara Borden, Nico Nijholt, vocalists, Henk de Jonge, piano, Willem Breuker, music director

Guide to orchestration, territory abbreviations, and publishers' symbols.

Recordings

Koch Schwann CD 3-6592-2 Joy Bogen, soprano, Thomas Hrynkiw, piano (includes five songs)