Folk Songs Of The British Isles

Release Date: 9/25/2012
Label: Griffin
Catalog Number: 4078
Number of Discs: 1

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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
2. Cushie Butterfield, music hall song (tune "Pretty Polly Perkins") by Traditional
Performer: Owen Brannigan, Gerald Moore (Piano)
Written: 1850s ;
3. Lincolnshire Poacher, folk song by Traditional
Performer: Benjamin Britten (Piano), Peter Pears
4. Greensleeves by Traditional
Period: Renaissance
Written: 16th Century ; England
5. Bonnie Mary of Argyle by Charles Jeffreys
Conductor: Robert Wilson
6. Kerry Dance by James L. Molloy
Performer: Peter Dawson (Bass Baritone), Gerald Moore (Piano)
Period: Romantic
7. The Star of the County Down, folk song by Traditional
Performer: Gerald Moore (Piano), John McCormack
Period: Renaissance
8. The Spinning Wheel by Delia Murphy
Performer: Mary O'hara
Period: Renaissance
9. Charlie Is My Darling, folk song by Traditional
Performer: Ewan MacColl (Voice), Peggy Seeger (Voice)
10. O can ye sew cushions, folk song by Traditional
Conductor: Hugh S. Roberton
11. Over the Sea to Skye (a.k.a. "The Skye Boat Song") by Traditional
Performer: Kenneth McKellar
Conductor: Bob Sharples
12. Annie Laurie, folk song by Traditional
Performer: Ian [Bass-Baritone Vocal] Wallace (Bass Baritone)
Period: Romantic
Written: by 1823 ; Scotland
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
14. The last rose of summer by Traditional
Performer: Dame Joan Hammond, Ernest Lush (Piano)
15. A-Rovin', sea shanty by Anonymous
Performer: Oscar Natzka
16. Myfanwy by Joseph Parry
Conductor: Ivor E. Sims
Period: Romantic
17. The Foggy, Foggy Dew, folk song by Traditional
Performer: Richard Lewis
Written: by 1815 ; England
18. Down by the Salley Gardens by Traditional
Performer: Phyllis Spurr (Piano)
19. She moved through the fair by Traditional
20. Blow the Man Down / Hullabaloo Balay, folk song medley by Traditional
Performer: Oscar Natzka
21. The Helston Furry, traditional melody by Traditional
Performer: Richard Lewis
22. Cyfri'r geifr (Counting the Goats), folk song by Traditional
Conductor: Ivor E. Sims
23. Westering Home by Traditional
Performer: Kenneth McKellar
Conductor: Bob Sharples
24. The Blaydon Races, folk song by Traditional
Performer: Owen Brannigan, Gerald Moore (Piano)
25. Ar Hyd y Nos (All Through the Night), folk song by Traditional
Conductor: Ivor E. Sims
Period: Classical
Written: by 1784 ; Wales
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