Music for Abraham Lincoln (2009)

Music for Abraham Lincoln Endorsed by the Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Commission

Winner! 2010 Notable Recording, the American Library Association

This wonderful collection of songs about Lincoln is not only entertaining—it transports us back to the Civil War and to the Days when Lincoln was alive.” -Doris Kearns Goodwin, author of Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln

A fascinating addition to our understanding of our most endlessly fascinating president.” –Jon Meacham, author of American Lion

Includes 38-page booklet with extensive liner notes and lyrics to songs. A teacher’s guide is online at

1. Washington and Lincoln
2. Honest Old Abe
3. The Rail Splitter’s Polka
4. Abraham’s Tea Party
5. ‘Tis the Last Rose of Summer
6. Dixie / The Battle Cry of Freedom
7. President’s Hymn
8. Abraham the Great and General Grant His Mate
9. Lincoln and Liberty
10. Oh! Why Should the Spirit of Mortal be Proud?
11. Vote for Abraham
12. Funeral March to the Memory of Abraham Lincoln
13. Farewell Father, Friend and Guardian
14. Rest, Noble Chieftain
15. Lincoln Quadrille: Polka Mazurka
16. Do Not Leave Me, Mother Darling
17. Lincoln Quadrille: Waltz
18. Washington and Lincoln
Total time: 59:37

Anne Enslow—hammered dulcimer, piano, soprano vocals
Ridley Enslow—violin, tenor vocals
Jacqueline Schwab—mountain dulcimer, alto vocals
Linda Russell—mountain dulcimer, alto vocals
John Kirk—violin, banjo, tenor vocals
Margery Cohen—soprano vocals
Christa Patton—flute, harp, alto vocals
Abby Newton—cello
Dan Berggren—bass vocals
Mark Dann—bass

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Also available on iTunes