COME ALL YOU FAIR AND TENDER LADIES

Created on 10/09/2001
Latest update on 19/01/2022

Artist: Pete Seeger
Author: traditional
Label: Columbia
Year: 1950

As Come All Fair Maids. Both the L.o.C. as the Vaughan Williams Memorial Library hold unreleased recordings from the 1930s. Song related with The Little Sparrow (see there) and The Water Is Wide (see there).

Covers:

1950s:

Holly Wood [sounds older]

1952:

Carter Family [with Mother Maybelle Carter]

1955:

Gordon Heath & Lee Payant [in Paris]

1957:

Julia Ann Gilmer

1957:

Herta Marshall

1958:

Peggy Seeger

1959:

Martha Hall [as Young & Tender Ladies]

1959:

Chas McDevitt Skiffle Group

1959:

Gateway Singers

1960:

Osborne Brothers [as Fair & Tender Ladies]

1961:

Kingston Trio

1962:

Dave Van Ronk

1962:

Joan Baez

1963:

Glen Campbell

1963:

Pernell Roberts [album title track]

1964:

Mike Seeger

1964:

Hedy West

1965:

Leon Bibb

1965:

Buffy Sainte-Marie [as Fair And Tender Girls]

1967:

Ian & Sylvia

1967:

Bob Dylan & The Band [Basement tape]

1968:

Sarah Cleveland [as Fair And Tender Maidens]

1972:

Eric Von Schmidt

1975:

Happy Traum

1977:

Herb Pedersen [as Fair And Tender Maidens]

1982:

Virginia Mountain Boys [idem]

1985:

Grandpa Jones Family [idem]

1987:

Gene Clark & Carla Olson

1989:

David Bromberg

2001:

Rosanne Cash [in film Songcatcher]

2012:

Chieftains [with the Pistol Annies]

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