Exploring Abraham Lincoln

Exploring Abraham Lincoln

Lincoln Music

Abraham Lincoln in Song

by Chris Vallillo

Songs from Lincoln’s life performed by a contemporary folk musician.

Essential Aaron Copland

by Aaron Copland

From “Lincoln Portrait” to “Fanfare for the Common Man,” experience the essential works from one of the greatest American composers of the 20th century.

Songs and Ballads of American History and of the Assassination of Presidents

by Duncan Emrich

Originally released in the series Folk Music of the United States from the Library of Congress, this CD features such hits as “The Battle of Antietam Creek” and “Booth Killed Lincoln.”

Civil War Tribute Collection: 15 Traditional Timeless Classics

by Cumberlands

Folk group the Cumberlands performs classics from “When Johnny Comes Marching Home” to “Battle Hymn of the Republic.”

Poems and Songs of the Civil War

by Lois Hill 811.4 P74

Fully annotated anthology of the unique and riveting poems and songs of the Civil War era.

Assassination Vacation

by Sarah Vowell 973.099 VOWELL

A tour of key historic sites in America where incidents of political violence have occurred reveals lesser-known points of interest pertaining to each and shares information about how history has been shaped by popular culture and tourism. Featuring Conan O’Brien as the voice of President Lincoln.

Back Roads to Cold Mountain

Back Roads to Cold Mountain portrays a sound-landscape of rural American music in the 1860s. This compilation was inspired by the movie Cold Mountain, based on the book by Charles Frazier.

The Civil War: The Complete Work

by Frank Wildhorn

Featuring performers Charlie Daniels, Danny Glover, Maya Angelou, Trisha Yearwood and many others.

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