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Performer: Joan Baez
Genre: Folk music
Title: The Contemporary Ballad Book
Country: UK
Released: 1974
Style: Acoustic
FLAC version ZIP size: 1894 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 1199 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1514 mb
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The Contemporary Ballad Book was a 1974 Joan Baez compilation, released by Vanguard after the success of the Joan Baez Ballad Book. Unlike the first Ballad Book, this one focused on singer-songwriter material, rather than traditional folk

The Joan Baez Ballad Book, Volume 2 released: 1984. Live Europe '83: Children of the Eighties released: 1983. Very Early Joan released: 1982. The Joan Baez Lovesong Album released: 1976. From Every Stage released: 1976. The Contemporary Ballad Book released: 1974. Hits/Greatest & Others released: 1973. Where Are You Now, My Son? released: 1973.

After the success of her traditional rendering Ballad Book compilation, Vanguard followed up by compiling The Contemporary Ballad Book. She sang songs of Dylan, Guthrie, and Farina with unmatched grace. It Ain't Me Babe," "Birmingham Sunday," and "Be Not Too Hard" give an aesthetic touch to the album, while the Italian number "C'Era Un Ragazzo Che Come Me Amava" adds that extra charm which signifies Joan Baez's presence.

The Contemporary Ballad Book was a 1974 Joan Baez compilation Vanguard put together, following the success of the Joan Baez Ballad Book. Unlike the first Ballad Book, this one focused on singer-songwriter material, rather than traditional folk Track listing.

The Contemporary Ballad Book was a 1974 Joan Baez compilation Vanguard put together, following the success of the Joan Baez Ballad Book Unlike the first Ballad Book, this one focused on singer-songwriter material, rather than traditional folk This new compilation contained one previously unreleased track, the Italian song, C'era un ragazzo che come me amava i Beatles e i Rolling Stones. There was this guy who, just like me, loved the Beatles and the Rolling Stones', taken from Baez' performance at the Isle of Wight Festival1. The Joan Baez Country Music Album 1979. Very Early Joan 1982. Joan Baez: Classics 1986. Brothers in Arms 1991. Rare, Live & Classic 1993. Best of Joan Baez: The Millennium Collection 2000. The Complete A&M Recordings 2003.

The Contemporary Ballad Book was a 1974 Joan Baez compilation, released by Vanguard after the success of the Joan Baez Ballad Book. Unlike the first Ballad Book, this one focused on singer-songwriter material, rather than traditional folk. This new compilation contained one previously unreleased. 1974 compilation album by Joan Baez. The Contemporary Ballad Book. Compilation album by. Joan Baez.

1972 compilation album by Joan Baez. The Joan Baez Ballad Book. Though Ballad Book has since been supplanted by the reissue of most of Baez' original Vanguard catalog, for a number of years, it remained the only source to obtain a number of these cuts, as most of her early Vanguard albums temporarily went out of print in the early 1980s.

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 North Country Blues
Written-By – Bob Dylan
4:59
A2 No, No, No, It Ain't Me Babe
Written-By – Bob Dylan
3:21
A3 Children Of Darkness
Written-By – Richard Fariña*
3:54
A4 C'Era Un Ragazzo Che Come Me Amava I Beatles E I Rolling Stones
Written-By – F. Migliacci*, M. Lusini*
3:10
A5 I Am A Poor Wayfaring Stranger
Featuring – Mimi Fariña*Written-By – Traditional
4:33
B1 Birmingham Sunday
Written-By – Richard Fariña*
4:02
B2 San Francisco Mabel Joy
Written-By – Mickey Newbury
4:22
B3 Be Not Too Hard
Written-By – Logue*, Donovan
2:51
B4 Restless Farewell
Written-By – Bob Dylan
5:46
B5 Rangers' Command
Bass [String] – Russ SavakusWritten-By – Woody Guthrie
3:12
C1 Long Black Veil
Written-By – Dill*, Wilkin*
3:22
C2 Hickory Wind
Written-By – Buccannan*, Parsons*
3:34
C3 The Lady Came From Baltimore
Written-By – Tim Hardin
2:31
C4 I Dreamed I Saw St. Augustine
Written-By – Bob Dylan
3:15
C5 The Tramp On The Street
Featuring [Last Verse] – M. Solomon*Written-By – G.*, H. Cole*
3:26
D1 Saigon Bride
Written-By – Baez*, Duscheck*
3:13
D2 Donna Donna
Guitar [Second] – Fred HellermanMusic By – Sholom SecundaTranslated By – A. Kevess*, T. Schwartz*
3:12
D3 Song In The Blood
Translated By – L. Ferlinghetti*Written-By – Jacques Prévert
4:26
D4 The Magic Wood
Written-By – Henry Treece
2:26
D5 Babe I'm Gonna Leave You
Written-By – Anne Bredon
2:49

Companies, etc.

  • Distributed By – London Records Of Canada Ltd.
  • Published By – Warner Bros. Music
  • Published By – Ryerson Music Publ.
  • Published By – Acuff-Rose Publishing
  • Published By – Peer International Corp.
  • Published By – Cedarwood Music
  • Published By – Tickson Music
  • Published By – Faithful Virtue
  • Published By – Dwarf Music
  • Published By – Dixie Music
  • Published By – Robbins Music
  • Published By – Chandos Music
  • Published By – Mills Music
  • Published By – Fennario Music Publishers, Inc.

Credits

  • Cover [Cover Design] – Philippe Halsman
  • Producer – Maynard Solomon (tracks: A2, A3, B1, B3, B5, C3, D1 to D5)
  • Producer [Assoc. Producer] – Jack Lothrop (tracks: A1, A5, B4, B2, C1, C2, C4, C5), Maynard Solomon (tracks: A1, A5, B4, C1, C2, C4, C5), Norbert Putnam (tracks: B2)

Notes

Made in Canada.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side 1 Runout): VSD-49A-IY IA T.
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 1 Runout, Etched, Under Label): VSD-49A-IY
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 2 Runout, Stamped): VSD-49B-IY IA T.
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 2 Runout, Etched, Under Label): VSD-49B-IY
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 3 Runout, Stamped): VSD-50A-IY IA T.
  • Barcode (Side 3 Runout, Etched, Under Label): VSD-50A-IY
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 4 Runout, Stamped): VSD-50B-IY IA T.
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 4 Runout, Etched, Under Label): VSD-50B-IY
  • Rights Society (Tracks A1-A3, B4, C4, D1-D4): ASCAP
  • Rights Society (Tracks B1-B3, C1-C3, C5, D5): BMI
  • Rights Society (Track A4): SIAE

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
VSD 49, VSD • 49 Joan Baez The Contemporary Ballad Book ‎(2xLP, Comp) Vanguard, Vanguard VSD 49, VSD • 49 UK 1974
5512 Joan Baez The Contemporary Ballad Book ‎(2xLP, Comp) Max 5512 Turkey Unknown
LP 5512 Joan Baez The Contemporary Ballad Book ‎(2xLP, Comp) Philly Sound LP 5512 Turkey 1977
30541 Joan Baez The Contemporary Ballad Book ‎(Cass, Comp) Vanguard 30541 France Unknown
1M 176-96 152/53 Joan Baez The Contemporary Ballad Book ‎(2xLP, Comp) Music For Pleasure 1M 176-96 152/53 Germany 1974