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Corporate Author Broadside Band.

Title English country dances [sound recording] : from Playford's Dancing master, 1651-1703 / The Broadside Band.

Imprint Ocean, NJ : Musical Heritage Society, p1993.


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Description 1 sound disc (ca. 55 min., 28 sec.) : digital, ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Compact disc.
Popular instrumental dance tunes compiled from the 1st, 3rd-7th, 9th (and supp.), and 11-12th eds. (1651-1703) of the English dancing master.
Jeremy Barlow, director and arranger.
Contents Cuckolds all a row -- Shepheards Holyday, or, Labour in vaine -- Newcastle -- The beggar boy -- Picking of sticks -- Faine I would if I could, or, Parthenia -- Gathering peascods -- The night-peece, or, The shaking of the sheets -- Chelsey Reach, or, Buckingham-House -- Jameko -- Epping Forest -- Well-Hall -- The fits come on me now, or, The Bishop of Chester's jigg -- Mad Robin -- Red-House -- Mr. Beveridge's magot -- The geud man of Ballangigh; To a new Scotch jigg -- Childgrove -- Woolly and Georgey -- Portsmouth -- White-Hall minuett -- Bloomsberry Market.
Performer Performed by the Broadside Band on original instruments: Alastair McLachlan, violin ; Rosemary Thorndycraft, bass viol, treble viol, hurdy-gurdy ; George Weigand, lute, mandore, cittern, dulcimer ; Jeremy Barlow, recorders, flageolet, flute, pipe and tabor, harpsichord, regal.
Event Recorded at Valley Recordings, Littleton-on-Severn, 1991.
Subject Country-dances -- 17th century.
Country-dances -- 18th century.
Dance music -- England -- 17th century.
Dance music -- England -- 18th century.
Viol music.
Music No. 513392A Musical Heritage Society

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