The Songs of
Songs Performers Albums Audio

1. Old Dan Tucker
2. Jesse James
3. Mrs. McGrath
4. O Mary Don't You Weep
5. John Henry
6. Erie Canal
7. Jacob's Ladder
8. My Oklahoma Home
9. Eyes On the Prize
10. Shenandoah
11. Pay Me My Money Down
12. We Shall Overcome
13. Froggie Went A Courtin'
14. Buffalo Gals
15. How Can I Keep From Singing


American Land Edition Additional Songs:

16. How Can a Poor Man Stand Such Times and Live
17. Bring 'Em Home
18. American Land


Seeger Sessions Tour Songs:

1. Long Black Veil


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RecordingsNotes

Jacob's Ladder

Artist
Year
Genre Album Notes
Anne Murray
1999
Gospel What a Wonderful World: 26 Inspirational Classics  
Arlo Guthrie and Pete Seeger
1994
Folk More Together Again, Vol. 2  
Bernice Johnson Reagon
1972
Gospel River of Life/Harmony: One "We Are Climbing Jacob's Ladder"; a capella
Bessemer Sunset Four
192?
Blues Complete Recorded Works (1928-1930) "Climbing Jacob's Ladder"
Carol Tornquist
1996
New Age Angel Music guitar/orchestral instrumental
Cedarmont Kids
1995
Gospel Sunday School Songs [1995] packaged under many names / artist combinations
Charlton Heston and the Robert DeCormier Chorale
1959
Gospel Charlton Heston reads from The Old Testament (The Five Books of Moses) "Jacob in Israel/We Are Climbing Jacob's Ladder"
Claire Holley
1999
Rock Sanctuary  
Clara Ward Singers
1962
Gospel Meetin' Tonight!  
Dave Morehouse 1990   Fistful O' Fun a capella; http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/morehoused2
Doris Troy
1970
R&B Doris Troy  
Echoes of Zion
194?
Gospel Get on Board Little Children: The Modern Gospel Recordings "Climbing Jacob's Ladder"
El McMeen
1998
Folk Acoustic Guitar Treasures solo guitar instrumental
Emma Perry Freeman
1996
Gospel I Believe in Angels Singing: Songs from the Underground Railroad Era "Climbing Jacob's Ladder"; a capella; http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/mckline
Fisk Jubilee Singers
193?
Gospel Fisk University Jubilee Singers, Vol. 3 (1924-1940) "We Are Climbing Jacob's Ladder"
Garrison Keillor with Robin & Linda Williams 1999 Folk A Prairie Home Companion, April 10, 1999 "Climbing Jacob's Ladder"; http://prairiehome.publicradio.org/programs/19990410/
Garrison Keillor, Jearlyn Steele, and Guy's All-Star Shoe Band 2004 Folk A Prairie Home Companion, November 6, 2004 "We Are Climbing Jacob's Ladder"; http://prairiehome.publicradio.org/programs/2004/11/06/
Golden Gate Quartet
1940
Gospel Freedom: The Golden Gate Quartet & Josh White at the Library of Congress "We Are Climbing Jacob's Ladder"
Gordon Heath & Lee Payant
1954
  Songs Of The Abbaye  
Greg Brown
2004
Folk Honey in the Lion's Head  
H.A.R.P.
1985
Folk H.A.R.P. Holly Near, Arlo Guthrie, Ronnie Gilbert & Pete Seeger
Hylo Brown
1967
Gospel 20 Gospel Favorites  
James and Martha Carson
195?
  78rpm "We Will Rise and Shine"; check recording date
Jane Siberry
1999
Folk Hush released, 2000; http://www.sheeba.ca/store/index.php?cPath=21
Jim Gibson
1999
Easy Listening Favorite Hymns: For the Beauty of the Earth "We Are Climbing Jacob's Ladder"; solo piano instrumental
Joe Glazer
1975
Folk Textile Voices  
John Ross, director
1997
Gospel Comin' Up Shouting! Gospel Music and Spirituals Newly Arranged "We Are Climbing Jacob's Ladder"
Karen James
1962
Folk Through Streets Broad and Narrow - Karen James, Vol. 2 http://www.folkways.si.edu/search/AlbumDetails.aspx?ID=402
Kenneth Benfield
1962
Folk Mountain Music Played on the Autoharp autoharp instrumental; http://www.folkways.si.edu/search/AlbumDetails.aspx?ID=212
Kenyetta
2001
Jazz Every Rung Goes Higher "We Are Climbing Jacob's Ladder"
Kevin Maynor
1998
Vocal Paul Robeson Remembered  
Kids for Kids Chorus
2000
Children's Rainbow Colors: For the Children  
Laura English-Robinson
1992
Vocal Let It Shine "A Paraphrase (Jacob's Ladder)"
Luther Barnes
1995
Gospel Lord You've Been Good  
Maurice Williams
2002
R&B Inspiration  
Monmouthshire Massed Male Choir
1998
World Very Best of Welsh Choirs a capella
New Orleans University Glee Club
1927
Gospel Negro Spirituals 1909-1940 "Climbing Jacob's Ladder"; check recording date
Nina & Frederik
2002
Holiday Sippin' Cider with Nina & Frederick  
P.C. Johnson and his Singers
1929?
Blues Black Vocal Groups, Vol. 9 (1929-1942) "We Are Climbing Jacob's Ladder"
Paul Robeson
1952
Vocal Peace Arch Concerts stream (from Essential Paul Robeson) at http://www.engine-studios.com/vpp/Singers/Pages/EssentialPaulRobeson.html
Pete Seeger
1960
Folk Hootenanny at Carnegie Hall http://www.peteseeger.net/PS-Jacob's%20Ladder.mp3
Pete Seeger with Memphis Slim and Willie Dixon
1960
Folk Pete Seeger at the Village Gate with Memphis Slip and Willie Dixon  
Plantation Singers
 
Gospel This Little Light of Mine check recording date
Rev. Curtis Watson & the New Soulful Messengers
1994
Gospel Depending on You  
Reverend Lawrence C. Roberts
1991
Gospel Preacher & The Indian Chief  
Rickey Payton
2005
Gospel Church It Up: 30 Church Choir Classics "We Are Climbing Jacob's Ladder"
Robert Beaser with Enrique Granados
1986
Folk Mountain Songs "We Are Climbing Jacob's Ladder"
Robin Petrie
1991
Folk Victorian Christmas "Jacob's Ladders/My Dancing Day" and "Jacob's Ladder (reprise)"; harp instrumental; http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/B00005J6V7?v=glance&st=digital-music
Rose Maddox w/ Maddox Brothers
1977
  Beautiful Bouquet  
Saint Augustine Choir
1993
Gospel Songs of Faith, Vol. 2 "We Are Climbing Jacob's Ladder"
The Lewis Family
1977
Gospel 16 Greatest Hits "Climbing Jacob's Ladder"
The Sons of the Pioneers & Roy Rogers
1936
Country Memories of the Range: Standard Radio "We Are Climbing Jacob's Ladder (Jacob's Ladder)"
The Staple Singers
1965
R&B Freedom Highway  
Tommy Ellison
1992
Gospel Born Again "Climbing Jacob's Ladder"
Treorchy Male Choir
2005
World Land of My Fathers: 100 Great Welsh Choir Favourites a capella
Veggie Tales
2005
Children's Veggie Tales Singalongs: More Sunday Morning Songs with Bob and Larry  
 
1965
Gospel Freedom Songs: Selma Alabama "God Will Take Care of You / Jacob's Ladder (medley)"; http://www.folkways.si.edu/search/AlbumDetails.aspx?ID=1074
 
196?
Gospel The Long Road to Freedom: An Anthology of Black Music "We Are Climbin' Jacob's Ladder"; a capella choir; check artist and recording date
 
2000
Gospel Kidzup: Sounds of the Bible  
 
2001
Children's Lullabies for My Little One  
 
2003
Children's Songs Kids Love to Sing: 25 Bible Action Songs  
 
2003
Children's Sunday School Songs [Kidzup 2003]  
 
2003
Gospel Sunday School's Greatest Hits, Vol. 2  
 
2003
Children's Sunday School Favorites  
 
2004
Children's Sunday School Songs [2004]  
 
2005
Children's Bible Songs [Kidzup]