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Folk Songs Of The British Isles

Folk Songs Of The British Isles / Various
Release Date: 09/25/2012 
Label:  Griffin   Catalog #: 4078   Spars Code: AAD 
Composer:  TraditionalCharles JeffreysJames L. MolloyDelia Murphy,   ... 
Performer:  Phyllis SpurrGerald MooreOwen BranniganBenjamin Britten,   ... 
Conductor:  Robert WilsonHugh S. RobertonBob SharplesIvor E. Sims,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 13 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. The Keel Row, Northumbrian folk song by Traditional
Performer:  Phyllis Spurr (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1770; England 
Length: 1 Minutes 48 Secs. 
2. Cushie Butterfield, music hall song (tune "Pretty Polly Perkins") by Traditional
Performer:  Gerald Moore (Piano), Owen Brannigan ()
Written: 1850s 
Length: 2 Minutes 41 Secs. 
3. Lincolnshire Poacher, folk song by Traditional
Performer:  Benjamin Britten (Piano), Peter Pears ()
Length: 2 Minutes 1 Secs. 
4. Greensleeves by Traditional
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 4 Secs. 
5. Bonnie Mary of Argyle by Charles Jeffreys
Conductor:  Robert Wilson
Length: 3 Minutes 16 Secs. 
6. Kerry Dance by James L. Molloy
Performer:  Gerald Moore (Piano), Peter Dawson (Bass Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: England 
Length: 3 Minutes 49 Secs. 
7. The Star of the County Down, folk song by Traditional
Performer:  John McCormack (), Gerald Moore (Piano)
Period: Renaissance 
Length: 2 Minutes 3 Secs. 
8. The Spinning Wheel by Delia Murphy
Performer:  Mary O'hara ()
Period: Renaissance 
Length: 2 Minutes 45 Secs. 
9. Charlie Is My Darling, folk song by Traditional
Performer:  Peggy Seeger (Voice), Ewan MacColl (Voice)
Length: 1 Minutes 47 Secs. 
10. O can ye sew cushions, folk song by Traditional
Conductor:  Hugh S. Roberton
Length: 3 Minutes 14 Secs. 
11. Over the Sea to Skye (a.k.a. "The Skye Boat Song") by Traditional
Performer:  Kenneth McKellar ()
Conductor:  Bob Sharples
Written: Scotland 
Length: 3 Minutes 27 Secs. 
12. Annie Laurie, folk song by Traditional
Performer:  Ian [Bass-Baritone Vocal] Wallace (Bass Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1823; Scotland 
Length: 2 Minutes 47 Secs. 
13. Believe Me, If All Those Endearing Young Charms (a.k.a. "My Lodging is in the Cold, Cold Ground") by Traditional
Performer:  Ruby Murray (Voice)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1808; Ireland 
Length: 2 Minutes 30 Secs. 
14. The garden where the praties grow, folk song by 
Length: 2 Minutes 51 Secs. 
15. The last rose of summer by Traditional
Performer:  Ernest Lush (Piano), Dame Joan Hammond ()
Length: 3 Minutes 44 Secs. 
16. A-Rovin', sea shanty by Anonymous
Performer:  Oscar Natzka ()
Length: 1 Minutes 41 Secs. 
17. Myfanwy by Joseph Parry
Conductor:  Ivor E. Sims
Period: Romantic 
Written: Wales, UK 
Length: 4 Minutes 2 Secs. 
18. The Foggy, Foggy Dew, folk song by Traditional
Performer:  Richard Lewis ()
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Written: by 1815; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 16 Secs. 
19. Down by the Salley Gardens by Traditional
Performer:  Phyllis Spurr (Piano)
Written: Ireland 
Length: 3 Minutes 10 Secs. 
20. She moved through the fair by Traditional
Performer:  Duncan Morrison (Piano), Father Sydney MacEwan ()
Written: Ireland 
Length: 3 Minutes 9 Secs. 
21. Blow the Man Down / Hullabaloo Balay, folk song medley by Traditional
Performer:  Oscar Natzka ()
Length: 3 Minutes 1 Secs. 
22. The Helston Furry, traditional melody by Traditional
Performer:  Richard Lewis ()
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Length: 1 Minutes 55 Secs. 
23. Cyfri'r geifr (Counting the Goats), folk song by Traditional
Conductor:  Ivor E. Sims
Length: 2 Minutes 47 Secs. 
24. Westering Home by Traditional
Performer:  Kenneth McKellar ()
Conductor:  Bob Sharples
Written: Scotland 
Length: 1 Minutes 48 Secs. 
25. The Blaydon Races, folk song by Traditional
Performer:  Gerald Moore (Piano), Owen Brannigan ()
Length: 3 Minutes 44 Secs. 
26. Ar Hyd y Nos (All Through the Night), folk song by Traditional
Conductor:  Ivor E. Sims
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1784; Wales 
Length: 3 Minutes 12 Secs. 

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