List of songs recorded by The Seekers

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This is a list of songs performed by the Australian pop / folk group The Seekers – on record and live in concert. 144 songs in total.

The Seekers are[edit]

  • Judith Durham — lead vocals, tambourine, maraccas, piano, celeste, (autoharp - for one song)
  • Athol Guy — bass-harmony vocals, acoustic double bass
  • Keith Potger — high-harmony vocals, 12-&-6 string acoustic guitars, banjo. Also vocal arrangements for the group.
  • Bruce Woodley — mid-harmony vocals, 6-string guitar, mandolin, banjo, (jaw's harp - for one song). Woodley is also the main songwriter of the group.

Song list[edit]

Song title Year
recorded
The Seekers
songwriters
The Seekers'
co-songwriters
Other
Songwriters /
composers
Arranged /
adapted by
A' Rovin'
1963
-
-
-
The Seekers
All I Can Remember
1967
Keith Potger
-
-
All My Trials
1964
-
-
-
The Seekers
All Over the World
(Dans le monde entier)
1966
-
-
Françoise Hardy /
Moore
Allentown Jail
1965
-
-
Irving Gordon
Amazing
1997
Bruce Woodley Michael Cristiano[1]
-
Angeline Is Always Friday
1967
Bruce Woodley Tom Paxton
-
Australia Land of Today
-
Judith Durham
-
-
Blow the Man Down
1963
-
-
-
The Seekers
Blowin' in the Wind
1964
-
-
Bob Dylan
Building Bridges
1991
Bruce Woodley
-
-
The Bush Girl
1997
Bruce Woodley
-
Henry Lawson
(words)
California Dreamin'
1966
-
-
John Phillips /
Michelle Phillips
Calling Me Home
1997
Judith Durham Jeff Vincent
-
Can We Learn to Get Along
1976
Bruce Woodley
-
-
Can't Make Up My Mind
1967
Judith Durham David Reilly
-
The Carnival Is Over
1965
-
-
Tom Springfield
(melody from a
Russian folk song)
Chase a Rainbow
(Follow Your Dream)
1967
Bruce Woodley
-
-
Children Go Where I Send You
1963
-
-
-
The Seekers
Chilly Winds
1963
-
-
-
Keith Potger
The Circle of Love
1997
Keith Potger Rick Beresford
-
Cloudy
1967
Bruce Woodley Paul Simon
-
Colours of My Life
1967
Judith Durham David Reilly
-
Come the Day
1966
Bruce Woodley
-
-
Cotton Fields
1964
-
-
Huddie Ledbetter
(Lead Belly)
The Seekers
Danny Boy
1964
-
-
Traditional melody
Frederic Weatherly
(lyrics)
The Seekers
Days of My Life
1968
-
-
Tony Romeo
Dese Bones G'wine Rise Again
1963
-
-
-
The Seekers
Devoted to You
1993
-
-
Felice Bryant /
Boudleaux Bryant
Don't Tell Me My Mind
1965
Bruce Woodley
-
-
Don't Think Twice It's Alright
1965
-
-
Bob Dylan
Study War No More
(Down By The Riverside)
1968
-
-
-
The Seekers
Eddystone Light
1963
-
-
-
The Seekers
Emerald City
1967
Keith Potger (lyrics)
under the pseudonym
of John Martin [2]
Kim Fowley Melody "Ode to Joy"
Ludwig van Beethoven
Eriskay Love Lilt
1965
-
-
Kennedy-Fraser
Far Shore
1997
-
-
Harry Vanda /
George Young
59th Street Bridge Song
(Feeling Groovy)
1967
-
-
Paul Simon
Five Hundred Miles
1964
-
-
Hedy West
Forever Isn't Long Enough
(For Me)
1997
Keith Potger Byron Hill
-
Four Strong Winds
1965
-
-
Ian Tyson
Future Road
1997
Keith Potger Trevor Spencer /
Boyd Wilson
-
Georgy Girl
1966
-
-
Tom Springfield /
Jim Dale
Gotta Love Someone
1997
Bruce Woodley Michael Cristiano
-
Gotta Travel On
1964
-
-
Paul Clayton
Guardian Angel / Guiding Light
1997
Keith Potger
-
-
Hello Mary Lou
1968
-
-
Gene Pitney
Here I Am
1988
Keith Potger
-
-
High Barbary
1963
-
-
-
The Seekers
House of Cards
1988
Bruce Woodley Fred Koller
-
How Can a Love So Wrong Be So Right
1991
Bruce Woodley
-
-
I Am Australian
1993
Bruce Woodley Dobe Newton
-
I Wish You Could Be Here
1966
Bruce Woodley Paul Simon
-
If I Had a Hammer
1963
-
-
Pete Seeger /
Lee Hays
If You Go Away
1967
-
-
Jacques Brel /
Rod McKuen
I'll Never Find Another You
1964
-
-
Tom Springfield
In My Life
2012
-
-
John Lennon /
Paul McCartney
Isa Lei
(Fijian Farewell)
1964
-
-
-
The Seekers
Island of Dreams
1966
-
-
Tom Springfield
It Doesn't Matter Anymore
1997
-
-
Paul Anka
It's Hard to Leave
1997
Judith Durham
-
-
Just a Closer Walk With Thee
1965
-
-
-
The Seekers
Katy Kline
1963
-
-
-
The Seekers
Keep A Dream In Your Pocket
1992
Bruce Woodley
-
-
Kumbaya
1963
-
-
-
The Seekers
Lady Mary
1964
-
-
-
Judith Durham
The Last Thing on My Mind
1966
-
-
Tom Paxton
Leave Her Johnny, Leave Her
1963
-
-
-
The Seekers
Leaving of Liverpool
1965
-
-
-
The Clancy Brothers
Lemon Tree
1964
-
-
-
Will Holt
The Light from the Lighthouse
1963
-
-
-
The Seekers
Little Moses
1963
-
-
-
Judith Durham
Live On
1988
Bruce Woodley Robyn Payne
-
Lonesome Traveller
1963
-
-
Lee Hays
Louisiana Man
1966
-
-
Doug Kershaw
Love Is Kind, Love is Wine
1967
Bruce Woodley
-
-
Love Is Me Love is You
1988
Bruce Woodley Robyn Payne
-
Maple Leaf Rag
1968
-
-
Scott Joplin
Massachusetts
2003
-
-
Barry Gibb /
Maurice Gibb /
Robin Gibb
Morningtown Ride
1964
-
-
Malvina Reynolds
Music of the World A Turnin'
1968
-
-
E. Levitt / Thomas
Myra
1963
The Seekers
-
-
New World in the Morning
1970s
-
-
Buddy England
Nobody Knows the Trouble I've Seen
1966
-
-
-
The Seekers
The Olive Tree
1967
-
-
Tom Springfield /
Diane Lampert
On the Other Side
1967
-
-
Tom Springfield /
Gary Osbourne /
Bob Sage
One Step Forward, Two Steps Back
1988
Bruce Woodley Ralph Murphy
-
One World Love
1993
Judith Durham John Young
-
Open Up Them Pearly Gates
1964
-
-
-
The Seekers
Ox Driving Song
1964
-
-
-
The Seekers
Paper Bird
1967
-
-
Unknown
Plaisir d'Amour
1964
-
-
Jean-Paul-Égide Martini
Puff, the Magic Dragon
1993
-
-
Leonard Lipton /
Peter Yarrow
Rattler
1967
Bruce Woodley
-
-
Red Rubber Ball
1966
Bruce Woodley Paul Simon
-
Run Come See
1963
-
-
-
The Seekers
The Sad Cloud
1967
Bruce Woodley
-
-
The Shores of Avalon
1997
The Seekers John Kovac
-
Silver Threads and Golden Needles
2012
-
-
Jack Rhodes /
Dick Reynolds
Sinner Man
1965
-
-
-
The Seekers
Someday, One Day
1966
-
-
Paul Simon
South Australia
1963
-
-
-
The Seekers
Sparrow Song
1975
Bruce Woodley
-
-
Speak to the Sky
1997
-
-
Rick Springfield
The Streets of Serenade
1991
Bruce Woodley
-
-
Sweet Adeline
1968
-
-
Richard H. Gerard /
Harry Armstrong
Sweet Surrender
1975
-
-
John Denver
Taking My Chances With You
1988
Bruce Woodley Fred Koller
-
Ten Thousand Years Ago
2000
-
-
-
The Seekers
This Is My Song
1967
-
-
Charlie Chaplin
This Land Is Your Land
1965
-
-
Woody Guthrie
This Little Light of Mine
1964
-
-
-
The Seekers
This Train
1963
-
-
-
The Seekers
Time and Again
1993
Bruce Woodley
-
-
The Times They Are a-Changin'
1965
-
-
Bob Dylan
Turn! Turn! Turn!
1966
-
-
Pete Seeger
Two Summers
1965
Bruce Woodley
-
-
Walk With Me
1966
-
-
Tom Springfield
Waltzing Matilda
(Traditional version)
1963
-
-
Banjo Paterson (words)
M. Cowan (melody)
The Seekers
Waltzing Matilda
(Queensland version)
1964
-
-
Banjo Paterson (words)
(melody) composer ?
The Water Is Wide
1964
-
-
-
The Seekers
We Shall Not Be Moved
1965
-
-
-
The Seekers
Well Well Well
1964
-
-
Bob Gibson
We're Moving On
1964
-
-
-
The Seekers
What Have They Done to the Rain?
1964
-
-
Malvina Reynolds
When the Stars Begin to Fall
1963
-
-
-
The Seekers
When Will The Good Apples Fall
1967
-
-
Kenny Young
Whisky in the Jar
1964
-
-
-
The Seekers
Whistlin' Rufus
1965
-
-
Mills / Cooley / Smith
Gypsy Rover
1964
-
-
-
The Seekers
Wild Rover
1963
-
-
-
The Seekers
With My Swag All On My Shoulder
1964
-
-
-
The Seekers
A World of Our Own
1964
-
-
Tom Springfield
Wreck of the Old '97
1964
-
-
-
The Seekers
Yesterday
1966
-
-
John Lennon /
Paul McCartney
You Can Tell The World
1965
-
-
Bob Gibson /
Hamilton Camp
You're My Spirit
1993
Keith Potger /
Athol Guy
-
-

Notes[edit]

Further information about the songs, which were written (or co-written) by Bruce William Woodley, can be found at the following websites:[3][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Michael Cristiano biography
  2. ^ Keith Potger's official website
  3. ^ "Works written by Woodley Bruce William". ASCAP ACE – Search Results. American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP). Retrieved 24 September 2011. 
  4. ^ "Works Search". Australasian Performing Right Association (APRA). Archived from the original on 10 March 2013. Retrieved 24 September 2011.  Note: user required to input Performer e.g. THE SEEKERS