Britten*, Felicity Lott, Philip Langridge, Carlos Bonell, Osian Ellis, Graham Johnson* ‎– Benjamin Britten - The Folk Songs

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Naxos ‎– 8.557220-21
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Folk Songs Volume 1 - British Isles
1-1 The Salley Gardens 2:34
1-2 Little Sir William 3:01
1-3 The Bonny Earl o' Moray 2:35
1-4 O can ye sew cushions? 2:20
1-5 The trees they grow so high 3:36
1-6 The Ash Grove 2:35
1-7 Oliver Cromwell 0:46
Unpublished Folk Songs
1-8 Greensleeves 1:57
1-9 I wonder as I wander 4:00
1-10 The Crocodile 4:47
Folk Songs Volume 3 - British Isles
1-11 The Plough Boy 1:56
1-12 There's none to soothe 1:37
1-13 Sweet Polly Oliver 2:14
1-14 The Miller of Dee 1:56
1-15 The fogy, foggy dew 2:34
1-16 O Waly, Waly 4:03
1-17 Come you not from Newcastle? 1:12
Unpublished Folk Song
1-18 Pray Goody 0:48
Folk Songs Volume 5 - British Isles
1-19 The Brisk Young Widow 2:07
1-20 Sally in our Alley 4:09
1-21 The Lincolnshire Poacher 2:09
1-22 Early one morning 3:18
1-23 Ca' the yowes 3:40
Unpublished Folk Songs
1-24 The Holly and the Ivy 2:24
1-25 Soldier, won't you marry me? 1:41
1-26 The Deaf Woman's Courtship 1:19
Folk Songs Volume 4 - Moore's Irish Melodies
2-1 Avenging and bright 1:34
2-2 Sail on, sail on 2:26
2-3 How sweet the answer 1:57
2-4 The Minstrel Boy 2:23
2-5 At the mid hour of night 2:46
2-6 Rich and rare 3:07
2-7 Dear Harp of my Country? 2:26
2-8 Oft in the stilly night 2:47
2-9 The last rose of summer 3:45
2-10 O the sight entrancing 2:14
Folk Songs Volume 2 - France
2-11 La Noël passé 3:54
2-12 Voici le Printemps 1:46
2-13 Fileuse 1:51
2-14 Le roi s'en va-t'en chasse 2:19
2-15 La belle est au jardin d'amour 3:14
2-16 Il est quelqu'un sur terre 4:56
2-17 Eho! Eho! 1:55
2-18 Quand j'étais chez mon père 2:01
Folk Songs Volume 6 - England
Guitar – Carlos Bonell
2-19 I will give my love an apple 1:19
2-20 Sailor-boy 1:54
2-21 Master Kilby 1:59
2-22 The Soldier and the Sailor 2:39
2-23 Bonny at Morn 2:32
2-24 The shooting of his Dear 2:59
Unpublished Folk Songs
Cello – Christopher Van Kampen
2-25 The Stream in the Valley 2:34
2-26 Unidentified folk song setting 3:33

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Recorded at St Giles Church Cripplegate, London 20-21 March 1995 (CD1 1-8 & 10-24, CD 2 Tracks 1-24).
St Paul's Church, Knightsbridge 9th June 1995 (CD1 track 9) and at Henry Wood Hall, London, March 25, 1995 (CDs 1 & 2 Tracks 25-26).
Recorded in Association with the Britten Estate
Originally part of the Collins Classics BRITTEN EDITION 70392 (3 CD set)
Made in Great Britain
℗ 1995 Lambourne Productions Ltd
© 1995 Lambourne Productions Ltd
Includes 80 page booklet with essays, notes and all words

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