- Performer:Rev. Gary Davis
- Title:If I Had My Way: Early Home Recordings
- Style:Blues Gospel,Folk-Blues,Country Blues
- Date of release:February 25, 2003
- Recording date:1953
- Size FLAC version1799 megabytes
- Size MP3 version1442 megabytes
- Size WMA version1956 megabytes
- Formats:AUD APE DXD MPC AU AC3
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By Reverend Gary Davis. PLAY ALL. If I Had My Way: Early Home Recordings. Released by SMITHSONIAN FOLKWAYS RECORDINGS Feb 2003 18 Tracks. By Reverend Gary Davis.
Smithsonian Folkways Recordings SFWCD 40123.
Blues & Ragtime Tracklist. More Reverend Gary Davis albums.
Album · 1993 · 18 Songs. Rev. Blind Gary Davis. 4. I Am the Light of the World. The Complete Early Recordings of Reverend Gary Davis. Gospel, Blues and Street Songs.
2003: ''If I Had My Way: Early Home Recordings''. 1999: ''A Little More Faith''. 1973: ''O, Glory: The Apostolic Studio Sessions''. 1964: ''The Guitar and Banjo of Reverend Gary Davis''. 1962: ''Say No to the Devil''. 1961: ''Harlem Street Singer''.
Reverend Gary Davis, also Blind Gary Davis (born Gary D. Davis, April 30, 1896 – May 5, 1972), was a blues and gospel singer and guitarist, who was also proficient on the banjo, guitar and harmonica. His fingerpicking guitar style influenced many other artists. His students include Stefan Grossman, David Bromberg, Steve Katz, Roy Book Binder, Larry Johnson, Nick Katzman, Dave Van Ronk, Rory Block, Ernie Hawkins, Larry Campbell, Bob Weir, Woody Mann, and Tom Winslow . Gary Davis - "Death Don't Have No Mercy". Recorded 1953 by John Cohen.
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CreditsCarla Borden - Editing
Horace Clarence Boyer - Liner Notes
John Cohen - Annotation, Engineer, Photography, Producer
Ann Davis - Vocals
Rev. Gary Davis - Arranger, Composer, Guitar, Primary Artist, Vocals
Mary Monseur - Production Coordination
Johnson Oatman Jr. - Composer
Pete Reiniger - Mastering
Dan Sheehy - Production Supervisor
D.A. Sonneborn - Production Supervisor
Traditional - Composer
|1||If I Had It My Way Rev. Gary Davis||Rev. Gary Davis||4:46|
|2||If the Lord Be for You (I Think I've Won a Victory)||Rev. Gary Davis||3:45|
|3||Twelve Gates to the City Rev. Gary Davis / Traditional||Rev. Gary Davis||3:55|
|4||You Got to Move Rev. Gary Davis||Rev. Gary Davis||4:17|
|5||We Are the Heavenly Father's Children||Rev. Gary Davis||3:26|
|6||A Friend Like Lonely Jesus Johnson Oatman Jr.||Rev. Gary Davis||4:25|
|7||Get Right Church Rev. Gary Davis||Rev. Gary Davis||2:26|
|8||Marine Band (Oh, Dear What Can the Matter Be?)||Rev. Gary Davis||2:50|
|9||Shine on Me||Rev. Gary Davis||3:01|
|10||There's Destruction on This Land Rev. Gary Davis||Rev. Gary Davis||5:23|
|11||He Stole Away||Rev. Gary Davis||2:40|
|12||The Unclouded Day||Rev. Gary Davis||4:12|
|13||Say No to the Devil Rev. Gary Davis||Rev. Gary Davis||3:20|
|14||I Belong to the Band Rev. Gary Davis||Rev. Gary Davis||4:00|
|15||Give Me a Heart to Love Rev. Gary Davis||Rev. Gary Davis||2:24|
|16||He Never Has Left Me Alone Johnson Oatman Jr.||Rev. Gary Davis||2:55|
|17||Got on My Traveling Shoes Traditional||Rev. Gary Davis||3:06|
|18||Civil War Parade||Rev. Gary Davis||5:26|