Performance Programs

Sara & Maynard Johnson

America, Commerce and Freedom

Popular Songs in a New Republic

  • Washington’s March
    • Willig - Philadephia
  • Yankee Doodle
  • Meeting of the Waters, Clinton’s March
  • Imported Music
    • Patents All the Rage
    • Unfortunate Miss Bailey
    • The Poor Soldier - Shields & O'Keefe
  • America, Commerce & Freedom – Reinagle
    • Philadelphia and Boston and Baltimore Songsters

Stage Dancers and Circuses

    • Durang and Ricketts
    • The Ohio Valley Entertainment circuit
      • Exotic animals and dulcimers in Dayton

Singers With Guitars

    • Thomas Moore and Mr. Webster – singer songwriters
      • Believe Me If All Those Endearing Young Charms
      • The Minstrel Boy

Current Events

    • The quasi war with France – Shipping and Truxton’s ship, Constellation
    • Jefferson and Liberty – From Georgia to Lake Champlain
      • Jefferson's Inauguration Song
    • Ohio Boatmen - Life on the Ohio
    • Lewis & Clark – Government boondoggles, song “Captain Lewis”
    • Old Hickory, New Orleans and the Hunters of Kentucky - 1815 stage hit