GREEN GROW THE LILACS
(Play with Songs)



Composer: Various
Lyricist: Various

Opened: January 26, 1931, Guild Theatre, N.Y.C.
Performances: 64

Note: No attempt has been mad to compile discological information for these numbers beyond original cast member performances.


A-Ridin' Ole Paint:

1. 78/Melotone M-12942 (Tex Ritter) [reissued on Blood On The Saddle, CD/Bear Family Records 16260]
2. Chuck Wagon Days, Capitol ST-213 (Tex Ritter)
3. Blood On The Saddle, CD/Bear Family Records 16260 (Tex Ritter) (three renditions)


Blood On The Saddle:

1. Tex Ritter, 78/Capitol album BD-27 (Tex Ritter) [also 45/Capitol 6090; reissued on Blood On The Saddle, CD/Bear Family Records 16260]
2. Blood On The Saddle, Capitol T-1292 (Tex Ritter with music by Paul Sells)


(Old) Chisholm Trail:

1. Tex Ritter, 78/Capitol album BD-27 (Tex Ritter) [reissued on Blood On The Saddle, CD/Bear Family Records 16260]
2. Chuck Wagon Days, Capitol ST-213 (Tex Ritter)


Every Day In The Saddle:

1. 78/Melotone M-12942 (Tex Ritter) [reissued on Blood On The Saddle, CD/Bear Family Records 16260]
2. Chuck Wagon Days, Capitol ST-213 (Tex Ritter)


Goodbye Old Paint:

1. 78/Okeh 04911 (Tex Ritter)
2. 78/Columbia 37640 (Tex Ritter with guitar accompaniment)
3. Blood On The Saddle, CD/Bear Family Records 16260 (Tex Ritter) (two renditions)


Green Grow The Lilacs:

1. 78/Capitol 206 (Tex Ritter and His Texans) [reissued on Blood On The Saddle, CD/Bear Family Records 16260]
2. 45/Capitol F3589 (Tex Ritter with orchestra and choir conducted by Gordon Jenkins)
3. Blood On The Saddle, CD/Bear Family Records 16260 (Tex Ritter)


Home On The Range:

1. Chuck Wagon Days, Capitol ST-213 (Tex Ritter)
2. Have I Stayed Away Too Long?, CD/ Bear Family Records BCD 16239 (Tex Ritter)


Oh Bury Me Not On The Lone Prairie:

1. Blood On The Saddle, Capitol T-1292 (Tex Ritter with music by Paul Sells)
2. Have I Stayed Away Too Long?, CD/ Bear Family Records BCD 16239 (Tex Ritter)


Rye Whiskey, Rye Whiskey:

1. 78/Okeh 04911 (Tex Ritter)
2. Tex Ritter, 78/Capitol album BD-27 (Tex Ritter) [reissued on The Best Of Tex Ritter, Capitol DT-2595]
3. 45/Capitol F-4217 (Tex Ritter with music by Paul Sells) [also found on Blood On The Saddle, Capitol T-1292]
4. Blood On The Saddle, CD/Bear Family Records 16260 (Tex Ritter) (four renditions)



Sam Hall:

1. 78/Decca 5076 (Tex Ritter) [reissued on Blood On The Saddle, CD/Bear Family Records 16260]
2. Blood On The Saddle, Capitol T-1292 (Tex Ritter with music by Paul Sells)


Whoopee Ti Yi Yo (Git Along, Little Dogies):

1. 78/Champion 45191 (Tex Ritter) [reissued on Blood On The Saddle, CD/Bear Family Records 16260]
2. Chuck Wagon Days, Capitol ST-213 (Tex Ritter)
3. Blood On The Saddle, CD/Bear Family Records 16260 (Tex Ritter)


Other Material:

And Yet I Love Her Till I Die
Custer's Last Charge
I Wish I Was Single Again
The Little Brass Wagon
Miner Boy
My Lover's Gone Off On A Train
The Next Bigga River I'm Bound To Cross
Sing Down, Hidery Down
Skip To My Lou
Strawberry Roan
Way Out In Idyho
Wo, Larry, Wo