Phillips, Stu - A Journey Through the Provinces

Format: CD
Label: Bear Family Records BCD 15721 AH (Germany)
Year: 1993
Origin: St-Eustache, Québec - Calgary, Alberta
Genre: folk, Canadiana
Keyword:  trains, Canadiana, Fraser River, Okanagan, Fernie, Bill Barker, Bill Miner, Ernest Cashel, Albert Johnson, Perce Rock, rockies, Banff
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Release Type: Albums
Websites:  No
Playlist: Canadiana, Alberta, Quebec, 1950's, Folk


Track Name
The Village Blacksmith
The Champlain & St. Lawrence Line
En Roulant Ma Boule
Donkey Riding
Legend Of Perce Rock
The Horse Trader
Canada I-O
The Phantom Priest
Dollard Des Ormeaux
Madeleine De Vecheres
The Winter Camp
The Priest Who Slept One Hundred Years
Riverboat Captain
The Okanagan Valley
Simon Gun-A-Noot
Mountain Boy
Bill Miner
Catherine O`Hare Schubert
When The Iceworms Nest Again
Legend Of The Fernie Fire
The Grand Hotel
Bill Barker`s Party
Alexander MacKenzie
Moon Over The Rockies
Fraser`s Valley
Star Child
Almighty Voice
Albert Johnson
The Chief`s Lament
Ernest Cashel
White Stallion Legend
Nigger John
Bull Train
The Banff Cave
The Fireworks



A Journey Through the Provinces


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Although born in St Eustache, Quebec, Stu Phillips always called Calgary his home town. Along with Wilf Carter, he is considerd to be Calgary's most beloved and cherrished writer of folk songs. Here Bear Family Records has remastered these fine recordings, combining three of Stu's albums from the 1950's and 1960's - "Echoes of the Canadian Foothills; Visit Old Quebec; and Visit British Columbia.

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