Baez, Joan

Joan Baez
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Joan Chandos Baez (born January 9, 1941, in Staten Island, New York) is a folk singer, songwriter and activist. Baez has a distinctive vocal style, with a strong vibrato, and her recordings have included topical songs and material dealing with social issues. Baez began her career performing in coffeehouses in the Boston-Cambridge area, and rose to fame as an unbilled performer at the 1959 Newport Folk Festival. She began her recording career in 1960, and achieved immediate success. Her first three albums, Joan Baez, Joan Baez, Vol. 2, and Joan Baez in Concert all achieved gold record status, and stayed on the charts for two years. She is well known for her hit “Diamonds & Rust” and her covers of Phil Ochs’s “There but for Fortune” and The Band’s “The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down” (a top-five single on the United States charts in 1971). Other songs associated with Baez include “Farewell, Angelina” and “Love Is Just a Four-Letter Word” — along with “Joe Hill”, “Sweet Sir Galahad” and “We Shall Overcome” (three of the songs she performed at the 1969 Woodstock Festival). She helped to bring the songs of Bob Dylan to national prominence, and has displayed a lifelong commitment to political and social activism in the fields of nonviolence, civil and human rights and the environment.


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What Joan Baez music I have in my cassette collection:

Diamonds and Rust

1 Diamonds And Rust
1 Never Dreamed You’d Leave In Summer
1 Children And All That Jazz
1 Blue Sky
1 Dida
1 I Dream Of Jeannie/Danny Boy (Medley)
2 Fountain OF Sorrow
2 Simple Twist OF Fate
2 Hello In There
2 Jesse
2 Winds Of The Old Days

The Country Music Album

1 The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down
1 Brand New Tennessee Waltz
1 Outside The Nashville City Limits
1 Ghetto
1 My Home’s Across The Blue Ridge Mountains
2 Take Me Back To The Sweet Sunny South
2 Hickory Wind
2 Will The Circle Be Unbroken
2 Tramp On The Street
2 Carry it On

The Best Of Joan Baez

1 Diamonds & Rust
1 Forever Young
1 Prison Trilogy
1 Simple Twist Of Fate
1 Never Dreamed You’d Leave In Summer
1 Love Song Of A Stranger
2 Please Come To Boston
2 Children and All That Jazz
2 Sweeter For Me
2 Imagine
2 Gracias A La Vida (Here’s To Life)
2 The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down

The Contemporary Ballad Book *** Have the tape but no insert***
1 North Country Blues
1 No, No, No It Can’t Be Me Babe
1 Children Of Darkness
1 C’Era Un Ragazzo Che Come Me amava …
1 I Am A Poor Wayfaring Stranger
1 Birmingham Sunday
1 San Francisco Mabel Joy
1 Be Not Too Hard
1 Restless Farewell
1 Rangers Command
2 Long Black Veil
2 Hickory Wind
2 The Lady Came From Baltimore
2 I Dreamed I … Augustine
2 The Tramp On The Street
2 Saigon Bride
2 Donna Donna
2 .. In The Blood
2 The Magic Wood
2 Babe, I’m Gonna Leave You

From Every Stage

1 (Ain’t Gonna Let Nobody) Turn Me Around
1 Blessed Are
1 Suzanne
1 Love Song To A Stranger – Part 2
1 I Shall Be Released
1 Blowin’ In The Wind
1 Stewball
1 Natalia
1 The Ballad of Sacco and Vanzetti
1 Joe Hill
1 Love Is Just A Four Letter Word
2 Forever Young
2 Diamonds And Rust
2 Boulder To Birmingham
2 Swing Low, Sweet Chariot
2 Oh, Happy Day
2 Please Come To Boston
2 Lily, Rosemary and the Jack Of Hearts
2 The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down
2 Amazing Grace

Joan Baez Live Europe ’83 Children of the Eighties
Joan Baez Live Europe
1 Farewell Angelina
1 Warriors of the Sun
1 A Hard Rain’s A Gonna Fall
1 Lady Di And I
1 A Tous Les Enfants
1 Prendre Un Enfant
2 (For The) Children of the Eighties
2 The Love Inside
2 Me and Bobby McGee
2 No Woman No Cry
2 Imagine
2 Jaria Hamuda
2 Here’s To You
2 The Land Of A Thoousand Dances

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