Album · 1961 · 17 Songs. Chansons du folklore canadien-français (Songs of French Canada). Hélène Baillargeon and Alan Mills. Old Time Fiddle Tunes Played By Jean Carignan. The Folk Music of the Newport Folk Festival, Vol. 2 (1959-1960).
D2. Franklin's Lament. D3. Scarborough Settler's Lament. Canada's Story in Song (2xLP, Album, Box).
Alan Mills - O, Canada: A History In Song CD Cover. O, Canada: A History In Song by Alan Mills was released on 1956-01-01 in USA. The Singer/Songwriter album has 26 tracks. Hot Albums by Alan Mills.
Folksinger Alan Mills (1912–1977) and fiddler Jean Carignan (1916–1988) perform an eclectic collection of traditional folk songs and tunes from their native Canada. Mills also performs his own distinctive versions of "Cod Liver Oil" and "The Foolish Man," and tells two stories: one is his own dramatic narrative "Ti-Jean and the Devil," told in the folktale tradition of Quebec.
She's Like the Swallow by Alan Mills feat. is a cover of. She's Like the Swallow by Traditional Folk (0000).
Alan Mills, CM, (born Albert Miller September 7, 1912 or 1913 – June 14, 1977 ) was a Canadian folksinger, writer, and actor. He was best known for popularizing Canadian folk music, and for his original song, I Know an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly. He appeared on several radio and television programs and in movies. As a young man, Mills worked as a newspaperman. He left this work in about 1940 and took a job in radio. He hosted a show for CBC radio on which he played Canadian folk music.
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