The Sons of the Pioneers

The Essential Collection [Varese]

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Essential Collection serves as the middle ground of Sons of the Pioneers collections; that is, with 42 tracks, it is about double the size of most Sons of the Pioneers collections, but not even close to the size of the toiled-over Bear Family box sets. All the hits are here, as they should be, but the addition of so many more obscure tracks is what makes this overview a great find albeit perhaps a bit too large a set for the curious, and not adequate enough for the serious collectors.

Track Listing

Sample Title/Composer Performer Time Stream
1 01:43 Amazon
2 02:33 Amazon
3 02:16 Amazon
4 01:34 Amazon
5 01:45 Amazon
6 01:59 Amazon
7 02:30 Amazon
8 01:21 Amazon
9 02:00 Amazon
10 01:51 Amazon
11 02:42 Amazon
12 01:38 Amazon
13 02:24 Amazon
14 02:08 Amazon
15 01:53 Amazon
16 01:40 Amazon
17 02:25 Amazon
18 01:43 Amazon
19 02:37 Amazon
20 02:15 Amazon
21 01:41 Amazon
22 02:31 Amazon
23 02:49 Amazon
24 01:53 Amazon
25 01:35 Amazon
26 01:45 Amazon
27 02:13 Amazon
28 02:09 Amazon
29 01:42 Amazon
30 02:23 Amazon
31 02:34 Amazon
32 02:45 Amazon
33 01:54 Amazon
34 02:06 Amazon
35 02:48 Amazon
36 02:30 Amazon
37 02:42 Amazon
38 02:44 Amazon
39 02:13 Amazon
40 01:57 Amazon
41 02:55 Amazon
42 01:58 Amazon
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