|Sharon Dressen McKnight is a seasoned folk artist located in central Indiana. Though her first recording effort, this CD is polished, featuring sublime and enchanting vocals. The well chosen songs are equally well presented. This is one of those recordings that offers more insight and
music each time you listen.....
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Sharon Dressen McKnight
1. IN BETWEEN (by Michael Lewis, ©:2000, my myth publishing, BMI) (3:11)
2. THE JUTE MILL SONG (by Mary Brooksbank ) (2:56)
3. FAREWELL TO NEW YORK CITY (by Patrice Kersting) (5:11)
4. DRILL YE TARRIERS, DRILL (PD - Thomas Casey, 1888) (3:24)
5. THE BELLS (by Michael Lewis,1994 ©2000 my myth publishing, BMI) (4:15)
6. MY BACKYARD (by Larry Havluck, ©1980 Will Travel Music) (5:27)
7. WE STILL SHARE THEM (Patrice Kersting) (5:18)
8. COLD FROSTY MORN/CLUCK OLD HEN (Tradl. Appalachian) (4:28)
9. ALL MY TRIALS (Tradl) / PEOPLE LIKE YOU ( Si Kahn,1981, Joe Hill Music ) (3:37)
10. BAKERSFIELD (by Larry Havluck, ©Will Travel Music) (3:36)
11. DE COLORES (Tradl. Mexican) (3:22)
12. WAGONERS LAD / WILD MOUNTAIN THYME (Tradl.) (5:45)
13. ORPHAN TRAIN (by Sharon McKnight, ©2000 Doraditch Publishing.) (5:24)
14. JOHN O DREAMS (Words: Bill Caddick; Melody based on Tchaikovsky Symph. #6) (4:29)
Recorded at: Middle Earth Studio, Lafayette, IN
Mastered by: George Strakis, Rehearsal Studio, Indianapolis, IN
Graphic art and layout by: Anna Lisa Hunter
Photography by: Jo Ann Darling
Nautilus clay sculpture (background image) by: Linda LeMar
©2000 Doraditch Publishing
To order this Sharon McKnight recording, send
$14 for CD or $10 (cassette) plus $1 (shipping and handling) to:
Lafayette, IN 47903
Email: mcknight at dcwi dot com