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Various Artists – Shining Bright

2019-10-24T09:42:10+00:00

In 1972 Mike & Lal Waterson released an extraordinary album of their original songs - Bright Phoebus - on Bill Leader's Trailer label. This magical collection of very English songwriting as long been acknowledged a classic and one of the finest achievements [...]

Various Artists – Shining Bright2019-10-24T09:42:10+00:00

J Scott Skinner – The Strathspey King

2021-02-16T10:53:01+00:00

J SCOTT SKINNER (1843 - 1927) was in his time the chief composer and exponent of Scots violin music. His own pieces no less than his versions of traditional tunes became settled in the tradition, and a command of the Skinner repertoire [...]

J Scott Skinner – The Strathspey King2021-02-16T10:53:01+00:00

Good People, Take Warning

2019-11-01T14:10:55+00:00

A three CD collection of Ballads sung by British and Irish Traditional Singers. Good People, Take Warning is presented and selected by the noted folklorist Steve Roud from classic recordings made in the 1940s, 1950s and 1960s. Series editor: Reg Hall The [...]

Good People, Take Warning2019-11-01T14:10:55+00:00

Various Artists – I’m A Romany Rai

2019-11-01T14:16:25+00:00

A two CD set of songs by Southern English Gypsy Traditional singers. I'm A Romany Rai is selected and presented by Shirley Collins from classic field recordings made in the 1950s by Peter Kennedy. Series Editor - Reg Hall. Amongst he 59 [...]

Various Artists – I’m A Romany Rai2019-11-01T14:16:25+00:00

Various Artists – You Never Heard So Sweet

2019-11-01T14:23:13+00:00

A collection of songs by Southern English Traditional singers. You Never Heard So Sweet is selected and presented by Shirley Collins from classic field recordings made in the 1950s by Peter Kennedy and Bob Copper. Series Editor - Reg Hall. "Courtesy of [...]

Various Artists – You Never Heard So Sweet2019-11-01T14:23:13+00:00

Various Artists – The Northumbrian Small Pipes

2019-10-24T13:51:56+00:00

The Northumbrian Small Pipes have, at various times, been called seductive, wild, plaintive, lyrical, exciting and sophisticated. These apparently contradictory descriptions result from the unusual versatility of the instrument as well as the differences in the tonal quality of individual sets of [...]

Various Artists – The Northumbrian Small Pipes2019-10-24T13:51:56+00:00

Martin Carthy – Essential

2019-10-25T11:37:46+00:00

For nearly fifty years Martin Carthy has been one of the most persistent and dedicated practitioners of English traditional music. He has been an essential figure in most of the significant developments in folk music during that time. To chronicle his career [...]

Martin Carthy – Essential2019-10-25T11:37:46+00:00

Various Artists – Melodeon Greats

2019-11-05T14:38:51+00:00

A collection of melodeon masterpieces Amidst the popular singers and military bands in the catalogues of early British record companies like Imperial, Invicta and Guardsman were a number of remarkable melodeon players with a mature command of traditional repertoire. Carefully transferred from [...]

Various Artists – Melodeon Greats2019-11-05T14:38:51+00:00

Various Artists – Irish Dance Music

2019-11-05T15:35:52+00:00

Two dozen recordings "illustrate", according to the album's producer Reg Hall, "traditional dance-music repertoires, styles and contexts found in Ireland, Britain and America in the first half of this century." Some 50 tunes are played by soloists, duets, small groups and ceilidh [...]

Various Artists – Irish Dance Music2019-11-05T15:35:52+00:00

Various Artists – Paddy In The Smoke

2019-10-31T13:00:23+00:00

Irish Dance Music From A London Pub These highly atmospheric recordings were made during Sunday morning sessions at one of London's most celebrated Irish pubs, The Favourite in Holloway, and feature highly regarded members of the London Irish community such as Martin [...]

Various Artists – Paddy In The Smoke2019-10-31T13:00:23+00:00

Various Artists – Past Masters of Irish Dance Music

2019-11-07T16:30:49+00:00

This album serves as a complementary release to Irish Dance Music (TSCD602). It is a collection of early recordings (1923-49) of some of the greatest Irish traditional musicians ever to set foot in the recording studio. As well as solos from pipes [...]

Various Artists – Past Masters of Irish Dance Music2019-11-07T16:30:49+00:00

Various Artists – Past Masters of Irish Fiddle Music

2019-10-31T13:16:07+00:00

The fiddle occupies pride of place within Irish traditional music and this collection features the great players from the golden age of recording between 1922 and 1951. These virtuoso stylists are featured in solo, small group and various band combinations performing both [...]

Various Artists – Past Masters of Irish Fiddle Music2019-10-31T13:16:07+00:00