Alan Lomax, Peter Kennedy (2) ‎– England

Rounder Records ‎– ROUNDER CD 1741
CD, Compilation

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1 Stanley Slade Haul On The Bowlin'
Vocals – Stanley Slade
2 Stanley Slade A'Roving
Vocals – Stanley Slade
3 Royal Earsdon Team With Jimmy McKay Earsdon Sword Dancers
Fiddle – Jimmy McKayPerformer – Royal Earsdon Team
4 Isla Cameron My Bonny Lad
Recorded By – Alan LomaxVocals – Isla Cameron
5 Jim Copper And Bob Copper The Contented Country Lad
Recorded By – Brian George (3)Vocals – Bob Copper, Jim Copper
6 Fred Perrier The Turmont Hoer's Song
Accordion – Unknown ArtistRecorded By – Peter Kennedy (2)Vocals – Fred Perrier
7 Bert Pidgeon And Alfie Tuck Up The Sides And Down The Middle
Melodeon – Bert PidgeonRecorded By – Peter Kennedy (2)Tambourine – Alfie Tuck
8 Jim Copper The Threshing Machine
Vocals – Jim Copper
9 Tom Tewkesbury And A Gang Of Quarrymen Quarrymen's Chant And Song
Vocals – A Gang Of Quarrymen, Tom Tewkesbury
10 Ewan McColl* The Four Loom Weaver
Recorded By – Alan LomaxVocals – Ewan McColl*
11 Ewan McColl* Fourpence A Day
Recorded By – Alan LomaxVocals – Ewan McColl*
12 Charger Salmond And Friends The Rigs Of The Time
Vocals – Charger Salmond And Friends
13 Jack Armstrong The Redesdale Hornpipe
Bagpipes [Northumbrian Smallpipes] – Jack ArmstrongRecorded By – Alan Lomax
14 Jack Armstrong's Band Corn Riggs
Performer [Played By] – Jack Armstrong's Band
15 Phil Tanner The Wassail Song
16 A Team Of Men* The Symondsbury & Eype Mummer's Play
Performer – A Team Of Men*
17 Crowd* The Padstow May Day Song & Hobby Horse Music
Accordion – Unknown ArtistDrum – Unknown ArtistPerformer – Crowd*
18 "The Haymakers" Village Barn Dance Orchestra The Seven Step Polka
Performer [Played By] – "The Haymakers" Village Barn Dance OrchestraRecorded By – Peter Kennedy (2)
19 Isla Cameron Brigg Fair
Vocals – Isla Cameron
20 Phil Tanner The Sweet Primroses
Vocals – Phil Tanner
21 Isla Cameron Died For Love
Recorded By – Alan LomaxVocals – Isla Cameron
22 Wm. Kimber Country Gardens
Concertina – Wm. Kimber
23 A. L. Lloyd Polly Vaughan
Vocals – A. L. Lloyd
24 Group Of Children* Singing Games And Rhymes
Performer – Group Of Children*
25 Walter Lucas And The People Of Sixpenny Handley The Prickle Holly Bush
Vocals – The People Of Sixpenny Handley, Walter Lucas
26 Mrs. (Aunt Fanny) Rumble Richard Of Taunton Dean
Vocals – Mrs. (Aunt Fanny) Rumble
27 Bunny Palmer The Mallard
Recorded By – Peter Kennedy (2)Vocals – Bunny Palmer
28 Jumbo Brightwell The False Hearted Knight
Vocals – Jumbo Brightwell
29 Cyril Biddick With Chorus* Old Daddy Fox
Accordion – Unknown ArtistVocals – Chorus*, Cyril Biddick
30 Phil Tanner The Gower Reel



Edited for the English Folk Dance and Song Society from the Recorded Programs Library of the B.B.C.

Recordings of Phil Tanner, courtesy Columbia Graphophone Company, Ltd., Great Britain.

1. & 2. Sung by Stanley Slade with male chorus. Bristol. June 1942. (B.B.C. Bristol, July 1943).
3. Royal Earsdon Team from Backworth Colliery, Northumberland with fiddler Jimmy McKay (B.B.C. Newcastle, January 1948.)
5. Sung by Jim and Bob Copper of Rottingdean, Sussex (B.B.C. Recording by Brian George.)
6. Sung by Fred Perrier and local villagers, accordion, West Lavington, Wiltshire. (Recorded November, 1950.)
7. Recorded at a "Village Barn Dance" in Dorset, 1951.
8. Sung by Jim Copper of Rottingdean, Sussex. (B.B.C. Recording.)
9. Portland, Dorset, July 1939. (B.B.C.)
11. Learned from lead miners in Teasdale, Yorkshire.
12. Sung by Charger Salmond and friends at the Windwill pub, near Stalham, Norfolk, 1947. (B.B.C.)
13. Wideopen, Newcastle.
14. Played by Jack Armstrong's Band with fiddle, accordion, and piano.
15. Gower, South Wales, Columbia Record. No. RO 102. Copyright, English Folk Dance and Song Society.
16. Performed by a team of men, Symondsbury, near Bridport, Dorset. Christmas, 1951. (B.B.C. Collection - Peter Kennedy).
17. Sung by a crowd with accordion and drum. B.B.C. Published in the "Journal of the English Folk Dance and Song Society" Copyright.
19. Sidbury, South Devon, B.B.C. 1951.
20. Learned from John Taylor's recording HMV 2/2973.
21. Columbia RO-101, Gower, Wales.
22. Learnt from Joseph Taylor record.
23. Headington, Oxfordshire, B.B.C.
24. Group of children playing in Sidbury, Devon, B.B.C. Collection (Peter Kennedy). February 1951.
25. Sung by Walter Lucas and the people of Sixpenny Handley, Dorset. B.B.C., 1951.
26. Sung by Mrs. (Aunt Fanny) Rumble, Tilshead, Wiltshire. B.B.C., 1951.
27. Sung by Bunny Palmer, with chorus at a Village Barn Dance, Sidbury, Devon.
28. Sung at the Eel's Foot Pub, East Bridge, Suffolk, B.B.C., 1947.
29. With accordion acc., Boscastle, Cornwall. B.B.C., 1943.
30. Columbia RO-101.

(Sleeve) Printed in U.S.A.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 011661174122
  • Label Code: LC 3719