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  • Performer: Don Messer And His Islanders
  • Album: Joys Of Quebec
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Don Messer And His Islanders - Joys Of Quebec album flac

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A Joys Of Quebec
Written-By – Traditional
3:20
B Evening Star Waltz
Written-By – Traditional
2:49

Companies, etc.

  • Manufactured By – The Compo Company Ltd.

Notes

Manufactured By Compo Co. Ltd. Canada

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout: 45-12504
  • Matrix / Runout: 45-12506

Don Messer and His Islanders Joys of Quebec Traditional Issued as a single in 1957 on Apex 26460 and on the 1958 LP "Down East Dancin' with Don Messer an. .

25th Anniversary Album ‎(LP, Album). Rodeo Records (2), Rodeo International.

Donald Charles Frederick "Don" Messer (May 9, 1909 – March 26, 1973) was a Canadian musician, band leader, radio broadcaster, and defining icon of folk music during the 1960s. His CBC Television series Don Messer’s Jubilee (1959–69) featured Messer's down-east fiddle style and the "old-time" music of Don Messer and His Islanders, and was one of the most popular and enduring Canadian television programs of the 1960s.

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Don Messer's Centennial Souvenir Album (LP, Album), Apex, AL 1644, 1967. The Very Best Of Don Messer, MCA Records (Canada), 1973. Don Messer, Johnny Forrest - Don Messer Presents Scottish Songs Sung By Johnny Forrest, MCA Coral, 1973. A Tribute To Don Messer, K-Tel International. The Down East Dance Music Of Don Messer & His Islanders (LP), Apex, AL 1637. Don Messer's Back! (LP, Album), Apex, AL 7-1651. The Best Of Don Messer (CD, Comp), Universal Music, 2005.

Messer insisted that his music was 'not Western or cowboy music. Our tunes have been around for two or three hundred years. They're folk tunes passed from generation to generation' (CBC Times 11-17 Apr 1964). Besides traditional hornpipes, jigs, and reels, the Islanders played many tunes by Messer, as well as pieces by Al Cherny, Andy DeJarlis, Jim Magill, Graham Townsend, and others. Messer recorded some 35 78s 1942-52 for Apex - popular titles included Rippling Water Jig, Woodchoppers Breakdown, Cotton Eyed Joe, Don Messer's Breakdown, Highlevel Hornpipe, and Spud Island. Christmas in Killarney. Dipsy Doodle Breakdown. Go Tell It on the Mountain. Christmas Jig. Dad's Favourite Jig.

His CBC Television series Don Messer’s Jubilee (1959–69) featured Messer's down-east fiddle style and the "old-time" music of Don Messer and His Islanders, and was one of the most popular and enduring Canadian television programs of the 1960s. Messer was known as a shy fiddler, who preferred to have the other members of the band take. Don Messer's Centennial Souvenir Album (LP, Album), Apex, AL 1644, 1967.

But his family wanted it to be played. The radio show continued until 1958, but Messer had already movedto TV, where Don Messer's Jubilee was a huge hit, running from 1956-69