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The New Christy Minstrels

Band, 1961-1971 US, Tarzana
Pop, World and Folk

The New Christy Minstrels (officially known as The New Christy Minstrels®, Still Under the Direction of Randy Sparks) is an American large-ensemble folk music group founded by Randy Sparks in 1961. From their beginnings as prominent figures in the early-1960s U.S. folk revival, the group recorded over 20 albums and had several hits, including "Green, Green", "Saturday Night", "Today", "Denver", and "This Land Is Your Land". Their 1962 debut album, Presenting The New Christy Minstrels won a Grammy Award and sat in the Billboard charts for two years.

     
Members
PortraitKim Carnes
p, bvoc, voc *1945 US
PortraitKenny Rogers
voc *1938 US
PortraitGene Clark
voc, tam 1944-1991 US
PortraitBarry McGuire
voc, g *1935 US
PortraitKeith Barbour
voc
PortraitRandy Sparks
g, voc *1933 US
PortraitAnn White
voc US
PortraitDave Ellingson
US
PortraitNick Woods
g US
PortraitArt Podell
g US
PortraitMike Settle
voc, g *1941 US
Karen Gunderson
bvoc
PortraitGayle Caldwell
cym, tam *1941 US
PortraitLarry Ramos
bj 1942-2014
PortraitBob Buchanan
voc, g US
PortraitKaren Black
voc, bvoc 1939-2013 US
Barry Kane
vn, voc, g US
PortraitMichael McGinnis
cl US
PortraitBuddy Bohn
*1939 US
PortraitThelma Camacho
voc, bvoc
PortraitLinda Hart
voc *1950 US
Kyoko Ito
PortraitChristine Andreas
voc *1951 US
PortraitDolan Ellis
g
Jackie Miller
bj *1937
Michael P. Whalen
g, voc
Doug Brookins
Popular Tracks   
Today on Today by The New Christy Minstrels
Green, Green on Ramblin' by The New Christy Minstrels
Cotton Fields on Chim Chim Cher-ee by The New Christy Minstrels
Three Wheels on My Wagon on Cowboys and Indians by The New Christy Minstrels
Last Farewell on Ramblin' by The New Christy Minstrels
A Travelin' Man on Ramblin' by The New Christy Minstrels
This Land Is Your Land on On the Far Side of the Hill: A Retrospective 1962-1970 by The New Christy Minstrels
Love Theme (Today) on Today by The New Christy Minstrels
My Dear Mary Anne on Ramblin' by The New Christy Minstrels
Everybody Loves Saturday Night on The New Christy Minstrels' Greatest Hits by The New Christy Minstrels

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Band Membership
Discography



Title Artist Year Type
Land Of GiantsThe New Christy Minstrels2013Single
The Very Best OfThe New Christy Minstrels2011Compil.
Star FolkBarry McGuire And The Stars From The New Christy Minstrels2007Compil.
Presenting & In PersonThe New Christy Minstrels2003Compil.
Tell Tall Tales! Legends And Nonsense / Land Of GiantsThe New Christy Minstrels2003Compil.
Christmas With The New Christy Minstrels: Complete!The New Christy Minstrels2001Compil.
Coat Your Minds With Honey, Hits & Highlights 1962-1968The New Christy Minstrels1999Compil.
The Definitive New Christy MinstrelsThe New Christy Minstrels1998Compil.
Today / Ramblin'The New Christy Minstrels1997Compil.
Love Came For Me (B.S.O. De La Película Splash)The New Christy Minstrels1984Single
Don't Blame It On LoveThe New Christy Minstrels1979Single
Keep Japan BeautifulThe New Christy Minstrels1975Album
Greatest HitsThe New Christy Minstrels1973Compil.
Three Wheels On My WagonThe New Christy Minstrels1972Single
Love It AlongThe New Christy Minstrels1972Single
BrotherThe New Christy Minstrels1971Single
You Are Always On My MindThe New Christy Minstrels1971Single
You Need Someone To LoveThe New Christy Minstrels1970Single
A SanremoThe New Christy Minstrels1970Album
You Need Someone To LoveThe New Christy Minstrels1970Album
A Thousand Diamonds On The SeaThe New Christy Minstrels1970Single
Run Wild, Run FreeThe New Christy Minstrels1969Single
Barry McGuire And Featuring Members Of The New Christy MinstrelsBarry McGuire And Featuring Members Of The New Christy Minstrels1968Album
Christmas With The ChristiesThe New Christy Minstrels1968Album
On Tour Through MotortownThe New Christy Minstrels1968Album
Big Hits From Chitty Chitty Bang BangThe New Christy Minstrels With Arthur Treacher1968Album
Summertime Love / Alice's RestaurantThe New Christy Minstrels1968Single
Alice's RestaurantThe New Christy Minstrels1968Single
Where Did Our Love GoThe New Christy Minstrels1968Single
Chitty Chitty Bang BangThe New Christy Minstrels1968Single
Alice's Restaurant / Summertime LoveThe New Christy Minstrels1968Single
Guadalajara / Yamao Toko No UtaThe New Christy Minstrels1967Single
New Kick!The New Christy Minstrels1967Album
Cotton Fields / Mighty MississippiThe New Christy Minstrels1967Single
They Gotta Quit Kickin' My Dog Around (Les Folklore Americain)The New Christy Minstrels Featuring Barry McGuire1966Single
Una Rosa Da Vienna / A La Buena De DiosThe New Christy Minstrels1966Single
We Need A Little Christmas / Sleigh RideThe New Christy Minstrels1966Single
Beautiful, Beautiful World / A Corner In The SunThe New Christy Minstrels1966Single
We Need A Little ChristmasThe New Christy Minstrels1966Single
There But For FortuneThe New Christy Minstrels1966Single
In Italy...In ItalianThe New Christy Minstrels1966Album
Three Wheels On My Wagon / Mighty MississippiThe New Christy Minstrels1966Single
The Music Of The World A Turnin'The New Christy Minstrels1966Single
The Wandering Minstrels Vol. 3The New Christy Minstrels1966Album
The Wondering Minstrels Vol. 4The New Christy Minstrels1966Album
The Wondering Minstrels Vol. 2The New Christy Minstrels1966Album
Green GreenThe New Christy Minstrels1966Single
Greatest HitsThe New Christy Minstrels1966Compil.
Everybody Loves Saturday NightThe New Christy Minstrels1966Single
Green, Green / Cotton FieldsThe New Christy Minstrels1966Single
The Wondering Minstrels Vol. 5The New Christy Minstrels1966Album
Se Piangi, Se Ridi / Le Colline Sono In FioreThe New Christy Minstrels1965Single
Vainqueurs A San Remo 1965The New Christy Minstrels1965Single
Io Sono Solo (Mr. Lonely) / Esse Come Stanco (L-O-N-E-L-Y-) / Ti Scorderai Di Me / Stasera Gli Angeli Non VolanoBobby Vinton / Gianni Sanjust / The New Christy Minstrels1965Single
So Long, Stay Well / Far Side Of The HillBarry McGuire And Featuring Members Of The New Christy Minstrels : Karen Gunderson / Art Podell / Paul Potash / Barry Kane1965Single
Chim Chim Cher-eeThe New Christy Minstrels1965Single
Cam-CaminìThe New Christy Minstrels1965Single
Chim Chim Cher-eeThe New Christy Minstrels1965Album
Bella Ciao / The Drinkin' Gourd (L'Orsa Maggiore)The New Christy Minstrels1965Single
Chim Chim Cher-EeThe New Christy Minstrels1965Single
Le Colline Sono In Fiore / Miss Katy CruelThe New Christy Minstrels1965Single
Se Piangi, Se Ridi (If You Cry, If You Laugh)The New Christy Minstrels1965Single
Le Colline Sono In FioreThe New Christy Minstrels1965Single
The Quiet Sides Of The New Christy MinstrelsThe New Christy Minstrels1965Album
Yukiyama Sanka (My Darlin Clementine) / Yamaotoko No UtaThe New Christy Minstrels1965Single
Si Lloras, Si RiesThe New Christy Minstrels1965Single
Chim Chim ChereeThe New Christy Minstrels1965Single
Downtown (Ciao Ciao)The New Christy Minstrels1965Single
Downtown / Es un perdedorThe New Christy Minstrels1965Single
Sing And Play Cowboys And IndiansThe New Christy Minstrels1965Album
Stasera Gli Angeli Non Volano / Silly Ol' SummertimeThe New Christy Minstrels1965Single
Three Wheels On My WagonThe New Christy Minstrels1965Single
Chim, Chim, ChereeThe New Christy Minstrels1965Single
The Wandering MinstrelsThe New Christy Minstrels1965Album
Star Folk Vol. 2Barry McGuire And Featuring Members Of The New Christy Minstrels1965Album
Cara (Dear Heart)The New Christy Minstrels1965Single
Se Piangi, Se Ridi / Green, GreenThe New Christy Minstrels1965Single
Born To Be Free / Everybody Loves Saturday NightThe New Christy Minstrels1965Single
Folk Song HootenannyThe Brothers Four, Pete Seeger, The New Christy Minstrels, The Clancy Brothers & Tommy Makem1964Compil.
Down The Road I GoThe New Christy Minstrels1964Single
Land Of GiantsThe New Christy Minstrels1964Album
Silly Ol' Summertime / The Far Side Of The HillThe New Christy Minstrels1964Single
Company Of CowardsThe New Christy Minstrels1964Single
Hoy / Esta Es Tu Tierra / Oh! Shenando / GuadalajaraThe New Christy Minstrels1964Single
Les Christy MinstrelsThe New Christy Minstrels1964Single
John Henry And The Steam DrillThe New Christy Minstrels1964Single
TodayThe New Christy Minstrels1964Album
TodayThe New Christy Minstrels1964Single
Saturday NightThe New Christy Minstrels1963Single
In PersonThe New Christy Minstrels1963Album
Verde, VerdeThe New Christy Minstrels1963Single
Ramblin'The New Christy Minstrels1963Album
Ramblin'The New Christy Minstrels1963Album
Denver / Liza LeeThe New Christy Minstrels1963Single
Green, GreenThe New Christy Minstrels1963Single
The New Christy Minstrels Tell Tall Tales! Legends And NonsenseThe New Christy Minstrels : Randy Sparks1963Album
Merry Christmas!The New Christy Minstrels1963Single
Merry Christmas!The New Christy Minstrels1963Album
Rovin' Gambler / A Travelin' ManThe New Christy Minstrels1963Single
Green, GreenThe New Christy Minstrels1963Single
Exciting New Folk ChorusThe New Christy Minstrels1962Album
This Land Is Your LandThe New Christy Minstrels1962Single
Stars From The New Christy MinstrelsThe New Christy Minstrels Featuring Barry McGuire, Karen Gunderson, Art Podell, Paul Potash, Barry Kane1962Compil.
The New Christy MinstrelsThe New Christy Minstrels1962Album
Green, Green / TodayThe New Christy MinstrelsSingle
Black GoldThe New Christy MinstrelsAlbum
Ballad For Americans / Gallant MenThe New Christy MinstrelsSingle
Ta Vie C'est Ton Amour (You Need Someone To Love)The New Christy MinstrelsSingle
I'll Coat Your Mind With Honey / Night And DayThe New Christy MinstrelsSingle
Amore, Ritorna...The New Christy MinstrelsAlbum
Compagnia Di Codardi?The New Christy MinstrelsSingle
Green, Green / TodayThe New Christy MinstrelsSingle
A Retrospective (1962-1970)The New Christy MinstrelsCompil.
Sleep Comes EasyThe New Christy MinstrelsSingle
Saint's TrainThe New Christy MinstrelsSingle
The Ballad Of Tom (Eagleton)The New Christy MinstrelsSingle
Joe MagaracThe New Christy MinstrelsSingle
A Little Bit Of HappinessThe New Christy MinstrelsSingle
Green, Green / DenverThe New Christy MinstrelsSingle
Merry Christmas! The Complete Columbia Christmas Recordings 1963-1966The New Christy MinstrelsCompil.
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