COMPLETE[POETRY]Cowboy Songs & Other- John Lomax-a

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silverquill
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Post by silverquill » March 28th, 2017, 9:03 pm

realisticspeakers wrote:I would like to read, please:
25 The Bull-whacker
26 The "Metis" Song of the Buffalo Hunters
27 The Cowboy's Lament
28 Love In Disguise
29 Mustang Gray
Thank you!

Your are signed up for these.
~Larry


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Post by JackAllan » March 31st, 2017, 1:36 pm

Greetings,

I'd like to claim section 7, the Cowboy's Dream. I'm new here, so a question...

The footnote for his section says it's to be sung to the tune of "My Bonnie Lies Over the Ocean". Although I'm not a singer, I'm happy to try that, or I can do a straight read, or I could give you both. Preference?

I would like it to appear in LibriVox catalog under Jack Allan.
Regards,

Jack Allan

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Post by silverquill » March 31st, 2017, 3:30 pm

JackAllan wrote:Greetings,

I'd like to claim section 7, the Cowboy's Dream. I'm new here, so a question...

The footnote for his section says it's to be sung to the tune of "My Bonnie Lies Over the Ocean". Although I'm not a singer, I'm happy to try that, or I can do a straight read, or I could give you both. Preference?

I would like it to appear in LibriVox catalog under Jack Allan.
Wonderful, Jack!

I think we'll stick to the reading for this volume, although a number of the do have music. But, if you could read the footnote just before the first line of the poem, that would be great! (No need to say "footnote.")

Thanks, and welcome to LibriVox :clap:
~Larry

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Post by BettyB » April 2nd, 2017, 10:35 am

Just a note...
My seven poems were uploaded a few days ago.
Betty

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Post by silverquill » April 2nd, 2017, 10:37 am

BettyB wrote:Just a note...
My seven poems were uploaded a few days ago.
Betty
Yes. I was just hoping we might get a DPL on board before I put too many sections listed. But, I'll go ahead and put these in the MW. I just don't have the time to PL this whole project.
~Larry

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Post by realisticspeakers » April 2nd, 2017, 3:55 pm

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Post by BettyB » April 2nd, 2017, 6:45 pm

Section 86 was uploaded and should be added to MW.

Betty

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Post by silverquill » April 2nd, 2017, 6:54 pm

I've updated the MW for everyone (caught me in the middle, Betty) with the exception of Section 35 for Nemo which I don't see on your claim, but which Eva did claim -- or are you guys doing another duet? 8-)

Really need a DPL for this project :roll:
~Larry

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Post by bluechien » April 2nd, 2017, 7:32 pm

silverquill wrote:I've updated the MW for everyone (caught me in the middle, Betty) with the exception of Section 35 for Nemo which I don't see on your claim, but which Eva did claim -- or are you guys doing another duet? 8-)

Really need a DPL for this project :roll:
Really sorry, Larry. I should have uploaded and posted that one myself. Please credit it to whoever (is easier). The idea was not to make more work for you. :( (Come on DPL angel!)
Eva D
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If not, why then, this parting was well made.

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Post by Peter Why » April 2nd, 2017, 10:00 pm

Larry, it might be worth mentioning in the header that you want these spoken, not sung. There might be some readers put off by the thought of having to sing the ballads.

Peter
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Post by silverquill » April 3rd, 2017, 7:10 am

Good suggestion, Peter. :thumbs:
Thanks.
~Larry

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Post by NemoR » April 4th, 2017, 12:35 pm

Hi Larry,

I don't want to be the DPL for this project, but until one comes along, I thought I'd PL some of these as I have time to keep things moving!

I'll just post results and any notes here, although if you can give me the permissions to access this, I can do it also in the Management Dashboard.

Nemo
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Post by alg1001 » April 4th, 2017, 3:11 pm

Hi Nemo,
I think Larry will be okay with that. You should have access to the magic window for this project now. I can adjust that when a DPL comes on board.
Cheers!
Amy

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