Sydney Carter

Profile:
English poet, songwriter, and folk musician (born 6 May 1915 – died 13 March 2004, Herne Hall, London, England).

He is best known for the song "Lord of the Dance" (1963), set to the tune of the American Shaker song "Simple Gifts", and the song "The Crow on the Cradle", adapted from an old folk song. Other notable songs include "Julian of Norwich", "One More Step Along the Road I go", "When I Needed a Neighbour", "Every Star Shall Sing a Carol", "The Youth of the Heart" and "Down Below".
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Albums

TRA 106 Sydney Carter - Putting Out The Dustbin album art Sheila Hancock, Sydney Carter Sheila Hancock, Sydney Carter - Putting Out The Dustbin(LP) Transatlantic Records TRA 106 UK 1962 Sell This Version
TL 5418 Sydney Carter - At Eton album art Sydney Carter & Jeremy Taylor Sydney Carter & Jeremy Taylor - At Eton (Album) Fontana TL 5418 UK 1967 Sell This Version
GAL 4017 Sydney Carter - And Now It Is So Early album art Bob* And Carole Pegg With Sydney Carter Bob* And Carole Pegg With Sydney Carter - And Now It Is So Early (Album) Galliard GAL 4017 UK 1972 Sell This Version
MS 3003 Sydney Carter - Words, Love, Music album art Sydney Carter Words, Love, Music(LP, Album) Move MS 3003 Australia 1972 Sell This Version
PLR032, PLR 032 Sydney Carter - Lovely In The Dances (Songs Of Sydney Carter) album art Shusha / Maddy Prior / Melanie Harrold / John Kirkpatrick / Robert Johnson (34) / Sydney Carter Shusha / Maddy Prior / Melanie Harrold / John Kirkpatrick / Robert Johnson (34) / Sydney Carter - Lovely In The Dances (Songs Of Sydney Carter) (Album) Plant Life, Plant Life PLR032, PLR 032 UK 1981 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

EMS 1002 Sydney Carter - When I Needed A Neighbour / Judas And Mary album art Sydney Carter With The Notting Hill Music Group / Nadia Cattouse With Barry Beattie Sydney Carter With The Notting Hill Music Group / Nadia Cattouse With Barry Beattie - When I Needed A Neighbour / Judas And Mary(7") Eyemark EMS 1002 UK 1965 Sell This Version
EPK-801 Sydney Carter - Lord Of The Dance album art Sydney Carter Lord Of The Dance(7", EP) Elektra EPK-801 UK 1966 Sell This Version