Beautiful Dreamer: The Songs of Stephen Foster

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1. Beautiful Dreamer – Raul Malo
2. Slumber My Darling – Alison Krauss with Yo Yo Ma, Edgar Meyer, Mark O’Connor
3. Don’t Bet Money On The Shanghai – BR5-49
4. Nelly Was A Lady – Alvin Youngblood Hart
5. No One To Love – Judith Edelman
6. Camptown Races – The Duhks
7. My Old Kentucky Home, Goodnight – John Prine
8. Autumn Waltz – Henry Kaiser
9. In The Eye Abides The Heart – Beth Nielsen Chapman
10. Old Folks At Home (Swanee River) – David Ball
11. Oh! Susanna – Michelle Shocked & Pete Anderson
12. Willie We Have Missed You (instrumental) – Grey De Lisle
13. Hard Times Come Again No More– Mavis Staples
14. Gentle Annie – Bruce Robison & Ollabelle
15. Jeannie With The Light Brown Hair – Roger McGuinn
16. Ah, May The Red Rose Live Always – Suzy Bogguss
17. Holiday Schottisch – Will Barrow
18. Comrades Fill No Glass For Me – Ron Sexsmith

What critics are saying about Beautiful Dreamer: The Songs Of Stephen Foster

Beautiful Dreamer represents a contemporary anomaly, a tribute album that’s not only good but essential…The album honors America’s first great professional songwriter with some of the most spectacularly beautiful popular singing I’ve heard in ages.”
– Dave Marsh, No Depression

“The album is uncommonly soulful.”
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“It is hard to imagine an album more affecting.”
– Alanna Nash

“The scope of this undertaking is breath taking…the diversity of artists and the styling they employ is staggering.”
– Bob Gottlieb, Folk & Acoustic Music Exchange

“What a great project, beautifully pulled together in every way! It exceeded my highest hopes.”
– Erika Brady, WKYU, Bowling Green, KY

“Finally, a truly great and worthwhile tribute record.”
– Frank Goodman, puremusic.com

“I’ll be surprised if this isn’t nominated for a Grammy.”
– Jerry Gerard, WUIN, Wilmington, NC

Beautiful Dreamer is the Americana album of the decade.”
– Rick Star, KFAN, Fredericksburg, TX

Beautiful Dreamer proves even old chestnuts such as “Camptown Races” and “Old Kentucky Home” can sound fresh and new in the right innovative hands.”
– Steven Stone, Vintage Guitar