Hilary James’ "English Sketches" has been re-released

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About: 
Hilary James’ "English Sketches" has been re-released
Artist: 
Hilary James
Place: 
Brussels
Date: 
Tuesday, 26. November 2019
English Sketches Originally issued in 2011 - it has now been re-released
 

Tracklist: 1.  Song & Jig For Good Measure (3’23” S. Mayor/H. James - Words S. Baring-Gould) 2. The Bold Fisherman (5’10” Trad S. Mayor/H. James)

3. The Two Ravens (4’13” S. Mayor H. James - Words trad) 4. Beneath The Willow Tree (3.00” Trad arr S. Mayor/H. James) 5. Young Benjie (4’26” Trad arr S. Mayor/H. James)

6. The Bell Ringing Song (3’45” Trad arr S. Mayor/H. James) 7. Weathers (2’25” S. Mayor/H. James -- Words, Thomas Hardy) 8. Winter (3’49” S. Mayor H. James/Words W. Shakespeare)

9. Can Love Be Controlled By Advice (4’52” John Gay -- arr S. Mayor/H. James) 10. Spring (4’07” S Mayor H James/ words W. Shakespeare) 11. Bredon Hill (4’39” S Mayor H James/ words A E Houseman)

12. The Lady and the Prentice (5’25”Trad arr S. Mayor/H. James) 13. A Song and Jig for Good Measure (reprise) (5’34” Bonus Track A Song and Jig for Good Measure (Full Song) (7’35” Mayor/H James words S. Baring-Gould))

 

Musicians: Nick Cooper - 'cello, Paul Hutchinson – accordion, Simon Price – drums, Simon Mayor - guitar, violin, mandolin, backing vocals, Ed Quick - backing vocals,

Paul Sartin - oboe, Phil Fentimen - double bass, David Pether - pipe organ

 

Label: Acoustics - Catalogue Number: CDACS 059