One of our favorite artists, Linda Carlton, has produced the CD below with some of the best Civil war music we've heard in a long time.
The songs included are:
The Sword of Robert E. Lee
Johnny has gone for a Soldier
Rock of Ages
A Soldier of the First Missouri Brigade
The Battle of Shiloh Hill
The Gentle Maiden
The Bitter Tears She Cried
Ye Banks and Braes
Nearer My God To Thee
The Cavalryman's Last Ride
Slave Songs of the United States
Originally published in 1867, the book is a collection of songs by African-American slaves; organized geographically. A few of the songs were written after the emancipation, but, all were inspired by slavery. Paperback. 168 pages. $9.95.
We will add more music as we find it that we feel you'll enjoy!