Scan Tester ‎– 1887 - 1972 "I Never Played To Many Posh Dances"

Label:
Topic Records ‎– TSCD581D
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2 × CD, Album, Reissue, Remastered
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Tracklist

1-1 Schottische 2:09
1-2 Polka 2:04
1-3 The Broom Dance 1:36
1-4 The Reel 1:57
1-5 Waltz - The Man In The Moon 1:52
1-6 No.2 Step-Dance 1:19
1-7 Schottische 2:06
1-8 Polka - The Girl I Left Behind Me 1:20
1-9 Pretty Little Dear 1:25
1-10 Jig - The Seventeenth Of March 0:48
1-11 Wearing Of The Green 1:57
1-12 Waltz 2:34
1-13 Polka 2:15
1-14 Schottische 1:39
1-15 Polka - Jenny Lind 1:49
1-16 The Indian Polka 1:19
1-17 Song - The Lakes Of Coalflin 3:52
1-18 Polka 1:25
1-19 Polka - Not For Joe 1:07
1-20 See Me Dance The Polka 2:11
1-21 The Heel And Toe Polka 1:22
1-22 Step-Dance 0:30
1-23 Schottische 1:44
1-24 Polka 1:34
1-25 Nutley Waltz 2:15
1-26 Schottische 2:05
1-27 No.1 Step-Dance 1:15
1-28 Learning The Concertina 0:35
2-1 Polka 1:53
2-2 One-Step Down On The Farm 2:12
2-3 Step-Dance 1:38
2-4 Step-Dance 1:18
2-5 While Shepherds Watched Their Flocks By Night 2:04
2-6 Barbara Allen 2:02
2-7 The Last Figure Of The Lancers 1:36
2-8 The Brook Street Schottische 1:52
2-9 Schottische 1:56
2-10 Waltz - Sweet Smiling Faces 2:12
2-11 Jig - The Irish Washerwoman 1:22
2-12 Step-Dance - The Monkey Hornpipe 2:40
2-13 Two Verses Of Oxford City 0:51
2-14 Two Verses Of A Week Before Easter 1:00
2-15 Marches - Scotland The Brave / The Happy Wanderer 3:07
2-16 The Heel And Toe Polka 2:47
2-17 Polka 1:38
2-18 Waltz 1:58
2-19 Polkas - La Russe / McCusker's / Jenny Lind / Goodnight Ladies 3:21
2-20 The Waltz Vienna 2:16
2-21 Schottische 2:11
2-22 Step-Dance 1:12
2-23 No.1 Step-Dance 0:58
2-24 Soldier's Joy 2:21
2-25 The Carnival Is Over 1:47
2-26 I Wish They'd Do It Now 2:07
2-27 Busking On Brighton Beach 1:30

Notes

Traditional dance music from Sussex performed by Scan Tester on the concertina and tambourine, with a few songs thrown in, aided by his brother Will and his daughter Daisy and friends on the fiddle, melodeon, mouth-organ and piano. This second edition contains all the field and home recordings from the first edition (1990) together with additional material. A facsimile of the companion biography of the same title is available free at : www.mustrad.com

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 7 14822 05812 4

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