Poets, Philosophers, Workers, & Wanderers by Joe Jencks


10 in stock (can be backordered)


Poets, Philosophers, Workers, & Wanderers by Joe Jencks

Experience a wide range of human experience from love and triumph, to tragedy and transformation. Largely original songs influenced by Celtic, Blues, Jazz and Traditional Folk styles with a few carefully chosen covers.

(c) (p) 2017, Joe Jencks, Turtle Bear Music, ASCAP – except where otherwise noted.

For each CD purchased,  Joe will donate $7 to Bridgewater Citizens For Civility and Respect

  1. Let Me Sing You A Song (4:34)
  2. Let It Rain(5:11)
  3. The Lady Juliana(5:33)
  4. Best of Friends (4:11)
  5. Going Home (5:50)
  6. Wheelbarrow Johnny (7:55)
  7. One Piece At A Time (4:59)
  8. Children of Trochenbrod (4:30)
  9. Longest Night of The Year (4:39)
  10. Solidarity Forever (4:27)
  11. Hands (5:52)
  12. Alice-Anne (4:00)
  13. Given Myself To Love (4:31)
  14. Mercy (3:09)
  15. Everybody Sings The Blues (4:20)

Produced by: Joe Jencks and Charlie Pilzer

Recorded by: Charlie Pilzer at Airshow Mastering, Takoma Park, MD

Mixed by Charlie Pilzer, Airshow Mastering

Mastered by Charlie Pilzer & Randy LeRoy, Airshow Mastering

Mobile Recording (Percussion, Harmonies, & Horns) by: Joe Jencks

Additional Harmonies recorded by John Abbey at Kingsize Sound Labs, Chicago, IL

Bass Recorded by: Jim Robeson

Production Consultant: Paul Mills

Art, Calligraphy, and Graphic Design: Moki Kokoris & Leslie Lee

Photography: Jayne Toohey – 2EPhoto

Publicity & Media Relations: Anna Ratliff

Radio Support: Lisa Grey, Blue River Promotions

Duplication: Andrew Ratshin – NW Discs


Joe Jencks – Vocals, Bouzouki (Bayard), Guitar (Goodall)

Jon Carroll – Piano, Accordion

Jim Robeson – Electric Bass (Upright & Fretted)

Cheryl Prashker – Percussion

Harpeth Rising: Jordana Greenberg – Violin, Vocals

Maria Di Meglio – Cello, Vocals

Rebecca Reed-Lunn – Banjo, Vocals

Ysaye Barnwell – Vocals

Tret Fure – Vocals

Edie Carey – Vocals

Heather Styka – Vocals

Reggie Harris – Vocals

Charlie Bernhardt – Vocals

Cathy Fink – Banjo

Grace Jencks – French Horn

Charlie Pilzer – Acoustic Upright Bass

David Glaser – Mandolin