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Robert Burns: Complete Songs Vol 5 / Benzie, Hewat, Et Al


Release Date: 06/15/1999 
Label:  Linn Records   Catalog #: 86   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Robert BurnsTraditional
Performer:  John MorranCorrina HewatIan F. BenzieElspeth Cowie,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 6 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

REVIEWS:
American Record Guide (1-2/00, p.75) - "This is the first volume I heard in what promises to be a lenghty and worthwhile series. These are likable and melancholy songs, all sung with a marked Scottish accent....Excellent sound; texts printed in full."

Performers:
Ian F. Benzie
Elspeth Cowie
Corrina Hewat
Jamie McMenemy
John Morran
Davy Steele

Sandy Brechin - Accordion
Marc Duff - whistle/recorder/bodhran
Jonny Hardie - fiddle
Ian Lowthian - accordion
John McCusker - fiddle/mandolin
Tony McManus - guitar, bodhran
Jamie McMenemy - bouzouki
James Malcolm - guitar/harmonica
Aidan O'Rourke -
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Malcolm Stitt - bouzouki, whistle
Simon Thoumire - concertina

Produced and compiled by Fred Freeman. Engineered by Peter Haigh at Pier House Studios, Edinburgh.

Tracklisting
1 A Man's A Man For A' That 3:45
2 There Was A Lass, They Ca'd Her Meg; Amang The Trees 2:09
3 Thou Hast Left Me Ever, Jamie; Let Not Woman O'er Complain; Gat Ye Me, O, Gat Ye Me 4:42
4 The Lovely Lass Of Inverness 1:59
5 Scroggam; O Gie The Lass Her Fairin', Lad 2:29
6 Hughie Graham 5:09
7 John Barleycorn: A Ballad 2:46
8 There's Three True Gude Fellows; Johnie Blunt 2:11
9 Braw, Braw Lads On Yarrow Braes 1:19
10 The Gloomy Night Is Gath'ring Fast 4:12
11 Contented Wi' Little, And Cantie Wi' Mair 1:30
12 The Lass That Made The Bed To Me 4:33
13 Frae The Friends And Land I Love 2:29
14 Killiecrankie 1:53
15 O Once I Lov'd A Bonnie Lass 3:25
16 There'll Never Be Peace 'Till Jamie Comes Hame 1:48
17 Glencoe; Sweetest May 3:40
18 Caledonia 4:55
19 Masonic Song 0:47
20 There Grows A Bonie Brier-bush 2:50
21 O, I Am Come To The Low Countrie 3:16
22 Green Sleeves; Sweet Tibbie Dunbar; Lassie, Lend Me Your Braw Hemp Heckle 3:41

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Works on This Recording

1.
A man's a man for a' that by Robert Burns
Period: Classical 
Written: 18th Century; Scotland 
2.
The lovely lass of Inverness by Robert Burns
Period: Classical 
Written: 18th Century; Scotland 
3.
John Barleycorn by Robert Burns
Period: Classical 
Written: 18th Century; Scotland 
4.
There grows a bonie brier bush by Robert Burns
Period: Classical 
Written: 18th Century; Scotland 
5.
Greensleeves by Traditional
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
6.
Work(s) by Robert Burns
Performer:  John Morran (Voice), Corrina Hewat (Voice), Ian F. Benzie (Voice),
Elspeth Cowie (Voice), Jamie McMenemy (Voice), Davy Steele (Voice)

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