Lynn Sims’s Bucks County Ballads

Album:  These Gentle Valleys
Composer:  Lynn Sims
Singers:  Lynn Sims, Joyce Vedder, and Mark Van Sant
Recorded:  1973
Owner:  Heritage Conservancy

The Solebury Township Historical Society offers this charming album from our archives. Originally recorded in 33⅓ rpm, this album has been digitally preserved. Lynn Sims, composer, sang these songs with Joyce Vedder and Mark Van Sant. The songs celebrate Bucks County and were inspired by, and worthy of, America’s deep folk song traditions.

Thy Proud Old Mountain, Jerico

 

Gone to New Hope Town

 

River

 

Buckingham Mountain

 

Snow

 

New Hope – Ivyland Railroad

 

Goin’ South to Bristol

 

Spring Rain on the Field of Daffodils

 

Ride, Rebel, Ride

 

These Gentle Valleys

 

Original album scans

℗ 1973 Lynn Sims’ Folk song album presented by STHS with the kind permission of the Bucks County Conservancy, Inc., now part of the Bucks County Heritage Conservancy.

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