Wild Mountain Thyme, The

 

"Here is a celebration of the greening of the year: spring, and the rebirth of everything that grows." Susan Cooper, from the liner notes.

 
 
Price: $10.95
 
Item Number: CD1094
 

Warm up anytime with this lilting tribute to all things spring. Members of the Cambridge Spring Revels cast perform planting songs, classic hymns, frisky children's games, courtship songs both mischievous and tender, lively dance tunes, and lush paens to the greening of the world.

Songlist

Hear samples from select pieces.

1.
The Helston Furry
2.
Summer Is I-cumen in
 
3.
Country Life
 
4.
One Man Shall Mow My Meadow
 
5.
Dance Medley: Maggot, Gathering Peascods
 
6.
Oats and Beans and Barley Grow
 
7.
Charlie's Neat, Charlie's Sweet
 
8.
The Lark in the Morn
 
9.
Hey Ho! to the Greenwood
 
10.
The Merry Horn
 
11.
Sheep-Shearing Song
 
12.
Pace-Egging
 
13.
The Barley Mow
 
14.
John Barleycorn Is a Hero Bold
 
15.
Let Union Be in All Our Hearts
16.
The May Day Carol
 
17.
O Spirit Sweet of Summertime
 
18.
Staines Morris
 
19.
Symondsbury Travelers�??�?�¢?? Tune
 
20.
Bartholomew Fair
 
21.
John Barleycorn
 
22.
Old Roger Is Dead
 
23.
Sweet Potatoes
 
24.
Jolly is the Miller Boy
 
25.
Captain Kidd
 
26.
Where the Soul of Man Never Dies
 
27.
Doodle Dandy
 
28.
Dance Tunes : Petronella, The Girl with the Blue Dress On
 
29.
Harvest Hymn
 
30.
Going Down Valley
 
31.
The Medicine Wheel
 
32.
Calon Lan
 
33.
The Wild Mountain Thyme
34.
Hi Ho the Rattlin' Bog