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Gary W
11-16-2011, 04:29 PM
This singer, who is no longer with us, was born in Florida before 1920. He was a member of the Grand Ole Opry for almost half a century.
He recorded the quiz song, which mentions a whippoorwill, in the early 60s.

Who is the singer and what is the song title?

sparky
11-16-2011, 06:34 PM
The First Whippoorwill Bill Monroe

Gary W
11-16-2011, 06:40 PM
Sparky, That's not the singer or the song. The singer is not a bluegrass singer.

bassy9
11-17-2011, 04:34 AM
Maple on the Hill by Hank Locklin

I have the version by Mac Wiseman

woodman
11-17-2011, 11:21 AM
Bassy9,

I have a Hank Thompson version.

Woodman

Gary W
11-17-2011, 12:36 PM
bassy9 wins quiz #14. It is Maple On The Hill by Hank Locklin.
It can be heard at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T3dOojBTULI

If you want the mp3 let me know.

bassy9
11-17-2011, 07:14 PM
Yes would be lovely to have the mp3 - I could then learn to play it.

Gary W
11-17-2011, 07:19 PM
Bassy9, I'll send it shortly.