Folksy Nina

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Folksy Nina
Live album by Nina Simone
Released 1964
Recorded May 12, 1963
Genre Vocal, jazz, blues, folk
Label Colpix
Producer Jack Lewis
Nina Simone chronology
Nina Simone at Carnegie Hall
Folksy Nina
Nina Simone with Strings

Folksy Nina is an album by singer/pianist/songwriter Nina Simone. It includes live tracks recorded on Friday, May 12, 1963, at Carnegie Hall. The previous album, Nina Simone at Carnegie Hall (1963) uses songs from the same concert. It was released on Colpix Records.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Silver City Bound" (Huddie Ledbetter, Alan Lomax)
  2. "When I Was a Young Girl" (Sebastian Mure)
  3. "Erets Zavat Chalav" (Eliahu Gamliel)
  4. "Lass of the Low Country" (Traditional)
  5. "The Young Knight" (Joseph Hathaway, Charles Kingsley)
  6. "The Twelfth of Never" (Jerry Livingston, Paul Francis Webster)
  7. "Vanetihu" (Gil Aldema)
  8. "You Can Sing a Rainbow" (Nina Simone)
  9. "Hush Little Baby" (Pete Seeger)

Remark: Track 8 is sometimes listed as "Mighty Lak' a Rose" (music by Ethelbert Nevin, lyrics by Frank Lebby Stanton).