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Scarlet Begonias
Composer: Jerry Garcia / Robert Hunter

Scarlet Begonias was first performed by the Grateful Dead in March 1974. It was then played fairly regularly through to 1995. From May 1977 onward the song was usually, but not always, paired with Fire On The Mountain.


Grateful Dead

info Grateful Dead From The Mars Hotel, 1974
info For Dead Heads, Various Artists, 1976 (US)
info Wake Of The Flood / From The Mars Hotel, 1977?
info Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab Sampler, Various Artists, 1985
info Dick's Picks, Vol. 6, 1996
info Dick's Picks, Vol. 7, 1997
info Dick's Picks, Vol. 12, 1998
info Dick's Picks, Vol. 13, 1999
info So Many Roads (1965-1995), 1999
info Dick's Picks, Vol. 18, 2000
info Dick's Picks, Vol. 20, 2001
info Dick's Picks, Vol. 24, 2002
info Dick's Picks, Vol. 25, 2002
info View From The Vault IV, 2003
info View From The Vault IV (DVD), 2003
info Dick's Picks, Vol. 29, 2003
info The Closing of Winterland, 2003
info The Closing of Winterland (DVD), 2003
info Dick's Picks, Vol. 31, 2004
info Dick's Picks, Vol. 33, 2004
info Beyond Description, 2004
info Grateful Dead Movie Soundtrack, 2004
info The Grateful Dead Movie (ext. DVD), 2004
info Grateful Dead Download Vol. 1: 4/30/77, 2005
info Grateful Dead Download Vol. 4: 6/18/76, 2005
info Grateful Dead Download Vol. 5: 3/27/88, 2005
info Jerry Garcia: The Collected Artwork: Limited Edition CD, JGB / Grateful Dead / Garcia-Grisman, 2005
info Grateful Dead From The Mars Hotel, 2006 (bonus on exp. CD)
info Live at the Cow Palace: New Year's Eve 1976, 2006
info Spirit of '76 bonus CD, 2006
info Grateful Dead Download Vol 11: 6/20/91, 2006
info Eternally Grateful, 2007
info Jerry Garcia: The Collected Artwork: Collectors Edition CD, Jerry Garcia Band / Grateful Dead / Garcia-Grisman, 2007
info Road Trips: Vol 1, Number 2: October 1977 (Bonus CD), 2008
info Road Trips: Vol 1, Number 4: Winterland 1978, 2008
info Winterland June 1977: The Complete Recordings, 2009
info Road Trips: Vol 3, Number 1: Oakland Dec 28, 1979 Bonus CD, 2009
info Crimson, White and Indigo, 2010
info Road Trips: Vol 4, Number 2: April Fool's '88, 2011
info Road Trips: Vol 4, No. 5: Boston Music Hall 6.9.76, 2011
info Dave's Picks Vol 1: Richmond, VA, 5/25/77, 2012
info Dave's Picks Volume 2: Hartford, CT, 7/31/74, 2012
info Spring 1990 (box set), 2012
info Spring 1990: So Glad You Made It, 2012
info May 1977 (box set), 2013
info Dave's Picks Vol 7: Normal, 4/24/78, 2013
info Dave's Picks Volume 8: Atlanta, GA 11/30/80, 2013
info Dave's Picks Volume 9: Missoula, 5/14/74, 2014

The Dead

info Hartford, CT: June 21, 2003
info Vernon, NY: June 29, 2003
info Morrison, CO: July 6, 2003
info Atlanta, GA: July 31, 2003
info Darien Center, NY: August 8, 2003
info Mountain View, CA: September 19, 2003
info Oakland, CA: December 30, 2004
info Morrison, CO: June 16, 2004
info Salt Lake City, UT: June 29, 2004
info Boston, MA: July 30, 2004
info Holmdel, NJ: August 10, 2004
info Raleigh, NC: August 17, 2004
info Dead '09: Worcester, MA April 19, 2009
info Dead '09: E. Rutherford, NJ, April 28, 2009
info Dead '09: Los Angeles, CA, May 9, 2009
info Dead '09: Mountain View, CA, May 14, 2009

Furthur

info Dec 8, 2009, New York, NY, 2009
info Dec 30, 2009, San Francisco, CA, 2009
info Feb 8, 2010, Atlanta, GA, 2010
info Feb 12, 2010, Hampton, VA, 2010
info Feb 18, 2010, Manchester, NH, 2010
info Feb 24, 2010, New York, NY, 2010
info Mar 3, 2010, Chicago, IL, 2010
info Mar 8, 2010, Portland, OR, 2010
info May 28, 2010, Angels Camp, CA
info June 27, 2010, Brooklyn, NY
info July 2, 2010, Columbus, OH
info July 5, 2010, Stroudsburg, PA
info July 9, 2010, Masontown, WV
info July 30, 2010, Bridgeport, CT
info September 17, 2010, Eugene, OR
info September 24, 2010, Morrison, CO
info November 8, 2010, Minneapolis, MN
info November 14, 2010, Cincinnati, OH
info November 19, 2010, Worcester, MA
info December 30, 2010, San Francisco, CA
info February 13, 2011, Broomfield, CO
info March 8, 2011, Wallingford, CT
info March 15, 2011, New York, NY
info March 23, 2011, Upper Darby, PA
info March 29, 2011, Binghamton, NY
info April 6, 2011, Boca Raton, FL
info June 4, 2011, Mountain View, CA
info July 21, 2011, Mansfield, MA
info July 29, 2011, Simpsonville, SC
info Sept 27, 2011, Missoula, MT
info Oct 4, 2011, Las Vegas, NV
info Nov 6, 2011, Amherst, MA
info Nov 10, 2011, New York, NY
info Nov 16, 2011, Columbus, OH
info Nov 21, 2011, Indianapolis, IN
info Dec 29, 2011, San Francisco, CA
info April 10, 2012, New York, NY
info April 20, 2012, Live Oak
info July 6, 2012, Canandaigua, NY
info July 13, 2012, Brooklyn, NY
info September 22, 2012, Morrison, CO
info September 29, 2012, Troutdale, OR
info October 5, 2012, Los Angeles, CA
info December 31, 2012, San Francisco, CA
info January 19, 2013, Mill Valley, CA
info February 22, 2013, Broomfield, CO
info April 16, 2013, Port Chester, NY
info April 25, 2013, Port Chester, NY
info July 16, 2013, Gilford, NH
info July 20, 2013, All Good Festival, Thornville, OH
info Sept 7, 2013, Arrington, VA
info Sept 20, 2013, Morrison, CO
info Sept 27, 2013, Berkeley, CA
info Oct 5, 2013, Los Angeles, CA

Ratdog

info Baltimore MD: October 20, 2003
info Columbus OH: November 8, 2003
info Lawrence KS: November 18, 2003
info New Orleans LA: November 22, 2003
info Las Vegas NV, February 25, 2004
info Vancouver BC, March 6, 2004
info Burlington VT, March 23, 2004
info Washington, March 31, 2004
info Las Vegas NV, February 6, 2005
info Chicago IL, April 2005, 1, 2005
info Mashantucket CT, April 9, 2005
info Northampton, MA, April 19, 2005
info Johnson City NY, May 1, 2005
info Columbus, OH, June 8, 2005
info Terra Alta, WV, August 6, 2005
info Cleveland, OH, November 1, 2005
info St. Petersburg, FL, November 18, 2005
info Phoenix, AZ, NM, December 4, 2005
info Long Beach, CA, December 11, 2005
info Seattle, WA, December 17, 2005
info Alpine, CA, June 26, 2006
info Canandaigua, NY, July 10, 2006
info Baltimore, MD, August 26, 2006
info Westbury NY, October 31, 2006
info Orlando FL, November 16, 2006
info San Francisco CA, February 14, 2007
info Syracuse NY, March 2, 2007
info New York NY, March 10, 2007
info Norfolk VA, March 20, 2007
info Holmdel NJ, August 22, 2007
info Hampton Beach NH, October 26, 2007
info Cleveland, OH, March 26, 2008
info Boise, ID, June 23, 2008
info Saratoga Springs, NY, August 19, 2008
info Richmond, VA, November 3, 2008
info Newark, NJ, November 12, 2008
info Atlanta, GA, July 17, 2009
info Bridgeport, CT, July 25, 2009
info San Diego, CA, September 4, 2009
info New York, NY, October 23, 2009

Phil Lesh & Friends

info Phil Lesh and Friends Live at the Warfield, 2006
info June 18, 2006: Bonnaroo Music Festival, 2006
info Instant Live: June 25, 2006, Atlanta, GA, 2006
info Instant Live: July 7, 2006, Wantagh, NY, 2006
info Instant Live: July 12, 2006, Essex Junction, VT, 2006
info Instant Live: July 15, 2006, Indianapolis, IN, 2006

 
Robert Hunter

info Box Of Rain, 1990
info Holmdel, NJ: August 10, 2004

Other recordings

info The Ghosts Playing In The Heart Of Gold Band, The Ghosts, 1984
info Double Dose, Heart Of Gold Band, 1989
info 40 Oz. To Freedom, Sublime, 1992
info Step On It - The Best Of Ska Parade, Various Artists, 1995
info Pickin' On The Grateful Dead, Various Artists, 1997
info Blue Light Rain, Jazz Is Dead, 1998
info Heart Of Gold Band, Heart Of Gold Band, 1998
info Swingin' To The Grateful Dead, Various Artists, 1999
info Over The Edge, Professor Louie & The Crowmatix, 2000
info Long Strange Trip: Swingin' and Pickin' on the Grateful Dead, Various Artists, 2001
info Into The Music: Jam Band, Vol. 1, Various Artists (Jazz Is Dead), 2001
info Electronic Tribute To The Grateful Dead, Various Artists, 2002
info Buckdancer's Choice, Wake The Dead, 2002
info Live '94-'96 (DVD), Sublime, 2002
info Grateful Guitar, David Cullen, 2003
info Jerry Jams, Jerry Cares, Various Artists, 2005
info Live At Fenway Park, Jimmy Buffett, 2005
info The Jason Sinay Band, The Jason Sinay Band, 2005
info Deadgrass, Deadgrass, 2005
info Gold, Sublime, 2005
info Jewish Pirate, Steve Lieberman The Gangsta Rabbi, 2006
info Another Tomato Sampler, Various Artists, 2006
info Live at Wrigley Field (DVD), Jimmy Buffett, 2006
info Everything Under the Sun, Sublime, 2006
info The Boston Jam Party, Vol. 1, Various Artists, 2007
info Ithaca 30 Years Later, Dark Star Orchestra, 2008
info Yoga Pop Ups: Yoga Tribute To Grateful Dead, 2010
info Lullaby Versions of Grateful Dead, 2010
info Blottopia XI, Night 2, Mr. Blotto, 2010
info Icon, Sublime, 2011
info Live With Butch Trucks, Great Caesar's Ghost, 2011
info 3 Ring Circus: Live at the Palace, Hollywood, Sublime, 2013
info Harpin' On The Dead, Anela Lauren, 2013

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