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RecordingsNotes

Froggie Went A Courtin'

Artist
Year
Genre Album Notes
Alan Mills
1956
Folk Animals, Vol. 1 "A Frog He Would a-Wooing Go"; http://www.folkways.si.edu/search/AlbumDetails.aspx?ID=1363
Alfred Deller
1956
  The Wraggle Taggle Gypsies "The Frog and the Mouse"
Alfred Deller
1967
Classical Western Wind and Other English Folk Songs and Ballads "Frog Went a Courtin'"
Almeda Riddle
1959
Blues Sounds of the South Kemo Kimo...
Anna & Julia Canova
193?
Folk The Story That the Crow Told Me, Vol. 2: Early American Rural Children's, Songs Classic "The Frog Went A-Courtin'"; http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00004NKAF/103-3205763-3563849?v=glance&n=5174
Anne Hills and Cindy Mangsen
1998
Folk Never Grow Up "Froggy Went A Courting"
Barbara Moncure with Harry Siemsen
1963
Folk Folksongs of the Catskills "Frog He Would A-Wooing Go"; http://www.folkways.si.edu/search/AlbumDetails.aspx?ID=975
Barney
1995
Children's Sleepytime Songs "Frog He Would a-Wooing Go"
Bill Hinckley & Judy Larson
1994
     
Bill Ramsey
1965
Folk Songs from Home "The Frog and the Mouse"
Black Bottom Biscuits 2005 Country Too Many Cars In My Yard "Forggy Went A-Courtin'"; http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/bbbiscuits2
Bob Dylan
1992
Rock Good as I Been to You  
Bob Gallion
1959
Rock Out of a Honky Tonk http://rcs.law.emory.edu/rcs/pics/d15/15764.htm
Bradley Kincaid
1928
     
Burl Ives
1951
Folk Twinkle in Your Eye "Mr. Froggie Went A-Courtin'"
Calico Winds
2004
Classical Vintage America: A Musical Meritage "Miniatures: A Frog Went A Courtin'"; wind instrumental; William Grant Still arrangement
California Kids
2005
Children's Spotlight on Music: Grade 4 Disc 3  
Camp Lincoln String Band
2003
Folk Counting Strings "Keemo Kimo"; retains "Keemo Kimo" melody but not the lyrics - Civil War lyrics instead; http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/clsb
Camptown Shakers
2002
Folk Tooth & Nail http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/camptown; "Keemo Kimo/ Brigg's Corn Shucking Jig"; retains "Keemo Kimo" melody but not the lyrics - Civil War lyrics instead
Children of Pond Springs School near Austin, Texas
1936
Folk Field recording, Austin TX "Frog went a-courtin'"
Chubby Parker
1928
  Anthology of American Folk Music "King Kong Kitchie Kitchie Ki-Me-O"
Cisco Houston
1963
Folk Nursery Rhymes, Games and Folk Songs posthumous release
Clancy Children
1962
Celtic Irish Folk Songs & Airs "Frog in the Well" (Irish)
Dan Zanes & Friends
2001
  Rocket Ship Beach "King Kong Kitchie"
Dave Miller
1961
Rock Tattle Tale "Froggy Went A Rockin'"; http://rcs.law.emory.edu/rcs/pics/d05/5463.htm
David & Roselyn
1998
Gospel Gumbo Ya Ya  
Dee Hicks
1982
Folk Field recording http://tns-verso.auto-graphics.com/verso/admin/showbib.asp?BN=19158
Dell, Danny & the Trends
1960
Rock Rockin' From Coast to Coast, Vol. 3 "Froggy Went a Courting"; http://rcs.law.emory.edu/rcs/pics/d01/1135.htm
Dick Lourie
1979
Folk Sitting at Home with Our Apple Friends "King Kong Kitchie"; http://www.folkways.si.edu/search/AlbumDetails.aspx?ID=1324#
Doc Watson
1966
Folk Home Again!  
Doctor Oakroot
2003
Blues Hapless Fool piedmont blues; http://cdbaby.com/cd/droakroot2; "Froggy Went A Courting"
Drusilla Davis
1935
Folk Field recording, Fredericia, GA http://www.loc.gov/folklife/guides/Children.html
Earthlings Washboard Band 2006 Folk Historic Hits: 19th Century Pop "Froggy Went A Courtin'"; http://www.earthlingsmusic.net/
Ed Badeaux
1958
Folk American Guitar "King Kong Kitchie Ki-Mi-O"; http://www.folkways.si.edu/search/AlbumDetails.aspx?ID=381
Ed McCurdy
1958
  Children's Songs: The Greatest Hits http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000002NSI/ref=m_art_li_2/103-3205763-3563849?s=music&v=glance&n=5174; includes Keemo Kimo, too.
Elizabeth Mitchell
2002
Children's You Are My Sunshine "Froggy Went A Courtin'"
Ella Jenkins
1991
Children's Come Dance by the Ocean "Mouse Went A-Courting, A (Froggie Went A-Courting)"
Ellen Stekert
1958
Folk O Love Is Teasin' (Anglo-American Mountain Balladry)  
Elvis Presley
1970
Rock Walk a Mile in My Shoes: The Essential 70's Masters released in 1995
Everett Pitt
1949
Folk Field recording, Upper Saddle River, NJ "The Frog and the Mouse"
Ewan MacColl and Peggy Seeger
1957
Folk Matching Songs of the British Isles and America  
Fireside Children's Chorus
2004
Children's Signature Series: Happy Day Songs check recording date
Flat Duo Jets
1991
Rock Go Go Harlem Baby  
Flora Standefer
1942
Folk Field recording, Friar's Point, MS "Mister Frog Went a Courtin' in a hay stack"; http://www.loc.gov/folklife/guides/Children.html
Florence Mason
1942
Folk Field recording, Friar's Point, MS http://www.loc.gov/folklife/guides/Children.html
Frances Archer and Beverly Gile
1963
Children's Child's Garden of Verses  
Frank Luther
1993
Children's Children's Sing-a-long  
Frankie Armstrong
1972
Celtic Lovely in the Water "Frog and the Mouse"
Gail Stoddard Storm
1977
Folk Brave Boys: New England Traditions in Folk Music "A Frog He Would A-Wooing Go"; a capella; http://composersrecordings.com/linernotes/80239.pdf
George and Gerry Armstrong
1961
Folk Simple Gifts same version as on Birds, Beasts, Bugs & Fishes; http://www.folkways.si.edu/search/AlbumDetails.aspx?ID=198
George Clinton Fisher 1955 Children's Pecos Pest As Uncle Pecos in a Tom and Jerry Film; http://www.tomandjerryonline.com/sounds/cramb.wav
Golden Bough
1993
Celtic Celtic Songs For Children "Frog in the Well" (Irish)
Great American String Band with The Jones Brothers
1991
Country 200 Years of American Heritage in Song: 100 Song Collection "Mr. Froggie Went A-Courtin'"
Hank Bradley, Cathie Whitesides, Hank Bradley & Cathie Whitesides
1996
Folk American Fogies Vol. 2 "Kitty Alone/Batrineasca"
Hazel Slesher
1967
Folk Field recording, Fayettevila, AK http://www.missouristate.edu/folksong/maxhunter/1324/index.html
Hit Crew
2003
Children's Rhyme Time: Kids' Favorite Rhymes "Frog Went a Courtin'"
Hughie Jones and Friends
2005
Folk Liverpool Connexions "Here's to Cheshire"
Hylo Brown
1967
Folk Songs of Rural America: 25 Classics  
Intriplicate
2004
Classical intriplicate "Miniatures: A Frog Went A Courtin'"; instrumental; William Grant Still arrangement
J.W. Beazeal
1958
Folk Field recording, Springfield, MO http://www.missouristate.edu/folksong/maxhunter/0085/index.html
James Reyne 2005   ...And The Horse You Rode In On! "Mr Froggy Went A 'Courtin'; http://www.jamesreyne.com/horse_tracks.htm
Jean Ritchie
1954
Folk Field Trip "Froggy Went A-Courting"
Jenny Magnus
1997
Avant-Garde Whoopsadaisy "Froggy Went A Courtin'"
Jim Douglas
1979
Folk Peddler's Pack: A Collection of Early Colonial Songs "Froggie Would A-Wooing Go"
Jim Nollman
1982
Folk Playing Music with Animals: Interspecies Communication of Jim Nollman with 300 Turkeys, 12 Wolves and 20 Orcas "Froggy-Went-a-Courting (300 Turkeys)"; a capella with turkeys gobbling; http://www.folkways.si.edu/search/AlbumDetails.aspx?ID=1107
Jimmie Dawson
1960
Rockabilly single http://rcs.law.emory.edu/rcs/pics/d01/1056.htm
Jimmie Rodgers
1960
Rock Kisses Sweeter than Wine "Froggy Went a Courting"
John "Spider John" Koerner
1986
Folk Nobody Knows the Trouble I've Been  
John Jacob Niles
1958
Folk I Wonder As I Wander same version as on Birds, Beasts, Bugs & Fishes
John Langstaff
1956
Children's Songs for Singing Children also a book, "Frog Went A-Courtin'," which won 1956 Caldecott Medal for best illustration in a children's book
John Langstaff
1956
Children's Songs for Singing Children "The Frog in the Well"
John Langstaff
1956
Children's Lark in the Morn "The Frog and the Mouse"; check recording date
John McCutcheon
1975
Folk How Can I Keep From Singing? "Froggie Went A' Courtin'"; http://www.folkmusic.com/record/r_sing.htm
John McCutcheon
1983
Folk Howjadoo "Here's to Cheshire"; http://www.folkmusic.com/record/r_how.htm
Jon Pertwee 197?   7" single "Froggy Went A-Courtin'"
Karen Rae Kraut
2003
Children's Cooler Water Cora and Other Stories "Frog Went a Courtin'"
Kenny Lane and His Bull Dogs
195?
  single http://rcs.law.emory.edu/rcs/pics/d02/2460.htm
Kids for Kids Chorus
2000
Children's Rainbow Colors: Tiny Bubbles "Frog Went a Courtin'"
Kidz Jamz
2005
Children's Peach Jamz http://cdbaby.com/cd/kidzjamz5
King's Singers
1987
Vocal Kids' Stuff "Frog Went A-Courtin'/We All Stand Together/Intro: The Frog"
Larry Groce
1990
Children's Disney Children's Favorites Songs, Vol. 4  
Laura Boosinger
1996
Country Sing It Yourself! "Froggy Went A Courtin'"
Laurie Berkner
2001
Children's Laurie  
Lawrence Older
1964
Folk Adirondack Songs, Ballads and Tunes "Frog in the Spring"; http://www.folk-legacy.com/store/Scripts/prodView.asp?idproduct=39
Len Graham & Padraigin Ni Uallachain
1997
Folk When I Was Young "The Frog's Wedding" (Irish); http://www.storyandsong.com/cds.htm
Lesley Schatz
1994
Country Hello Stranger  
M. Frog Labat and Todd Rundgren
1976
Rock Demos & Lost Albums "Froggy Went A Pumpkin"
Mariella Squire-Hakey 2003 Folk Vermont: Kitchen Tunks & Parlor Songs CD a capella; "Froggy Would A-Wooing Go"
Mark Weakland
2001
Children's Little Animals "Froggy Went A Courtin'"
Martha Hall
1960
Folk Mountain Music Of Kentucky "Kitty Alone"; a capella
Mary O'Hara
1958
Folk Irish Traditional Folk Songs "The Frog Song" (Irish)
McClain Family Band
1973
  McClain Family Band "Mister Frog";
Mike and Peggy Seeger
1977
Folk American Folksongs for Children  
Mike Oldfield 1974   7" single "Froggy Went A Courtin'"
Mitzie Collins
1979
Children's Sounds Like Fun "A Frog He Would a-Wooing Go"
Morgan Sexton
1989
Folk Shady Grove http://www.appalshop.org/junappal/tradmusc.htm#Morgan
Neils Harbor
1955
Folk Nova Scotia Folkmusic from Cape Breaton "My Frog Went A-Courtin'"; http://www.atsf.co.uk/elektra/discography.php?from=10&to=340
Nelson Eddy & Robert Armbruster Orchestra
1942
Folk Lonesome Tunes 78rpm
Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds
1996
Rock B-Sides & Rarities "King Kong Kitchie Kitchie Ki-Me-O"
Odetta
1964
Folk Odetta Sings of Many Things not available on CD
Ollie Gilbert
1969
Folk Field Recording, Mountain View, AK "Uncle Rat"; http://www.missouristate.edu/folksong/maxhunter/0842/index.html
Oscar Brand
1961
Children's Oscar Brand's Children's Concert  
Otis Bird
1958
Folk Field Recording, Marshall, AK http://www.missouristate.edu/folksong/maxhunter/0159/index.html
Otis High and Flarrie Griffin
1979
Folk Hand-Me-Down Music: Old Songs, Old Friends - Vol. 1 Traditional Music of Union County, North Carolina http://www.smithsonianglobalsound.org/trackdetail.aspx?itemid=33017; check recording date
Paul Austin Kelly
2002
Children's Walking Oliver Sing-Along Collection incorporates "Here's to Cheshire" as well as "Froggie" lyrics  
Pete Seeger
1953
Folk Birds, Beasts, Bugs and Fishes, Little and Big "Frog Went A Courtin'"
Pete Seeger
1961
Folk American Folksongs for Children http://www.peteseeger.net/PS-Froggie.mp3 
Pete Seeger
1963
Folk Children's Concert at Town Hall "Here's to Cheshire - Here's to Cheese (Froggy)"
Peter Christ
1986
Classical Oboist Peter Christ "Minatures For Flute, Oboe, & Piano: A Frog Went A-Courtin'"; instrumental; William Grant Still arrangement
Peter Pan's Pixie Players
2000
Children's Silly Songs "Frog Went a Courtin'"
Phil Rosenthal
1995
Folk Green Grass Gew All Around  
Phyllis Marks
1991
Folk Folksongs and Ballads, Vol. 2 http://www.augustaheritage.com/store.html
Pierre Simoncini
1961
Rock Schoolday Blues "Buddy Went A Courtin'"
Pleaz Mobley
1946
Folk Field recording with "My Parents Raised Me Tenderly"; http://www.loc.gov/folklife/folkcat.html#AFSL12
Red Allen
1965
Country Keep on Going: The Rebel & Melodeon Recordings "Froggy Went A Courtin'"
Richard Dyer-Bennet
1958
Folk With Young People in Mind "Frog Went a Courtin'"
Richard Dyer-Bennet
194?
Folk Ballads "Frog and the Mouse"; 78rpm
Robert Russell
1997
Folk Virginia Traditions: Ballads from British Tradition  
Robin Williamson
1987
Children's Songs for Children of All Ages "Froggie Would A-Wooing Go";
Sam Hinton
1947
Folk Library of Congress Recordings, March 25, 1947 Library of Congress; released 1999
Sam Hinton
1964
  Whoever Shall Have Some Peanuts (folksongs for children) Kemo Kimo...
Sara Grey
1998
Folk Back in the Airly Days "The Frog's Wedding"; a capella
Sara Lena Teague
1942
Folk Field recording, Coahoma, MS "Mister Frog Went to Courting"; http://www.loc.gov/folklife/guides/Children.html
Seamus Ennis
1954
Folk Field Trip "Uncle Frog Went Out to Ride (Ireland)"; on the Jean Ritche album; Kitty Alone lyrics
Second Maryland & Camp Chase Fife & Drum Corps
1994
Soundtrack More Songs & Music From Gettysburg "Frog in the Well"; fife & drum instrumental
Shep Ginandes
1953
Folk There was a Little Tree: American Folksongs for Children http://www.atsf.co.uk/elektra/discography.php?from=10&to=340
Sonny Terry,
Brownie McGhee and Cousin Leroy
1955 Folk Froggy Went A Courtin' "Froggy Went A Courtin"
Stan Getz
1965
Jazz Canadian Concert of Stan Getz & Gary Burton  
Stan Samole
1995
Jazz Childish Dreams "Froggy Went A Courtin'"
Stephen Caplan
 
Classical A Tree in Your Ear http://www.unlv.edu/programs/oboe/sounds/minifrogscap.wav; "Miniatures: A Frog Went A Courtin'"; oboe instrumental; William Grant Still arrangement
Stones River Chamber Players
2005
Classical streaming audio "Miniatures, for flute, oboe and piano"; instrumental; http://www.mtsu.edu/~music/miniatures.ram
Susan Reed
1958
    "Frog's Courtship";
Tex Ritter
1952
Country High Noon: 1942-1952 check recording date
The Countdown Kids
2004
Children's Silly Songs "Frog Went a Courtin'"
The Johnstons
1968
Folk The Johnstons/The Barley Corn "The Frog's Wedding" (Irish)
The Norman Luboff Choir 1956 Choral Songs of the South "Kemo Kimo"
The Rooftop Singers
1964
Folk Good Time!  
The Sierra Winds
 
Classical William Grant Still - Get On Board: American Music for Woodwinds "Miniatures: A Frog Went A Courtin'"; wind instrumental; William Grant Still arrangement
The Spinners
1964
Folk Folk at the Phil! "Here's to Cheshire"
The Wiggles
2001
Children's Wake Up Jeff! "A Frog Went A Walking"
Tim Hart and Friends
1983
Children's Favourite Nursey Rhymes "Froggy's Courting"
Tom Glazer
1966
Children's Tom Glazer Concert with and for Children  
Tommy Makem & Liam Clancy
1986
Celtic We've Come a Long Way "Frog in the Well"
Tony Mottola
1961
Easy Listening Folk Songs "Kemo Kimo"
Tony Trischka
1993
Country World Turning "Keemo Kimo/Circus Jig"; banjo instrumental
Treblemakers
2002
Folk Singing With Treblemakers: Our Favorite Folk Songs  
Victor Johnson
2003
Children's Country Blues For Kids http://cdbaby.com/cd/victorj3
Virginia Eskin & Arnold Steinhardt
1998
  Music of Marion Bauer and Ruth Crawford Seeger "Nineteen American Folk Tunes (22), for piano Frog Went A-Courtin"
Wendy Wiseman
2003
Children's Kids Favortie Tunes "Froggy Went A Courtin'"
Wonder Kids Choir
2000
Children's Wonder Kids: Kids Super Sing-A-Long!  
Woody Guthrie, Cisco Houston and Sonny Terry
1944
Folk Buffalo Skinners: The Asch Recordings, Vol. 4 "Frog Went a Courtin' (Mouse Went a Courtin')"; released in 1999
 
1995
Children's Animal Tracks (25 Songs of Wonder & Whimsy)  
 
1995
Children's Story Time: 52 Favorite Lullabies, Nursery Rhymes and Whimsical Songs  
 
2000
Children's Baby's First: Animal Songs, Happy Songs, Lullabies "Froggy Went A Courtin'"
 
2001
Children's Preschool Favorites "Froggy Went A Courtin'"
 
2001
Children's Baby's First Folk Songs "Froggy Went A Courtin'"
 
2001
Children's Best Ever Kids' Songs!  
 
2001
Children's Nursery Rhyme Sing-along "A Frog He Would A-Wooing Go"
 
2002
Children's Songs for Silly Time "A Frog Went a Courtin'"; album has versions with and without vocals
 
2002
Children's 125 Songs for Kids "Frog Went a Courtin'"
 
2002
Children's A Treasure of Children's Songs "A Frog Went A Courtin'"
 
2004
Children's Bingo: Songs for Children in English with Brazilian and Carribean Rhythms instrumental
 
2006
Children's 108 Super Duper Songs "A Frog Went A Courtin'"