Swarb! forty five years of folk's finest fiddler : the life and music of Dave Swarbrick.

by Swarbrick, Dave,

Format: Music CD 2003
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Location Collection Call #
CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio--Music Box Sets COMP DISC In .Eu Swa 24887
Location  CLP - Main Library
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio--Music Box Sets
Call Number  COMP DISC In .Eu Swa 24887
Disc one, D is for duo. Jack Orion (Bert Lloyd) ; Finale medley. Bottom o' the punchbowl ; Swallowtail ; The mason's apron (Martin Carthy) ; Our captain cried all hands (Martin Carthy) ; Streets of Forbes (Trevor Lucas) ; The Heilanman ; Drowsy Maggie (Beryl Marriott) ; The lark in the clear air (Savourna Stevenson) ; Around Cape Horn (Peter Bellamy) ; 79th's farewell to Gibraltar ; The Atholl Highlanders ; The devil among the tailors (Simon Nicol) ; Pittengardner's rant ; The floggin' (Simon Nicol) ; White dress (Ralph McTell) ; Pepperpot ; Sailing into Walpole's Marsh ; Bunker Hill (Martin Carthy) ; Mrs. Bermingham ; No. 178 ; Blind Mary (Martin Carthy) ; Days of 49 (Alistair Hulett) ; Nathaniel Gow's lament ; Rory of the hills (Lars Kjaedegard) ; I know my love (Kevin Dempsey) ; Byker Hill (Martin Carthy) ; Banksie (Kevin Dempsey)
Disc two, C is for collaborations. The bride's march from Unst. The bride's march ; The keel man's petition ; Shew me the way to Wallingford ; Sword dance (Beryl Marriott) ; The blind man he could see (Ian Campbell Folk Group) ; Tail taddle (Ian Campbell Folk Group) ; Tunes my mother taught me (Fairport Convention) ; Dirty linen (Fairport Convention) ; Me with you (Fairport Convention) ; Hexhamshire lass (Fairport Convention) ; Rising for the moon (Fairport Convention) ; Country pie (Fairport Convention) ; Sword dance ; Young black cow (Fairport Convention with Richard & Linda Thompson) ; Brilliancy medley ; Cherokee shuffle (Fairport Convention) ; Boadicea (Dave Swarbrick) ; Carolanning. Mrs. Bermingham ; Mrs. Maxwell ; John Jameson (Whippersnapper) ; Farewell lovely Nancy (Whippersnapper) ; Hen's march (Whippersnapper) ; Waltzing's for dreamers (Keith Hancock Band) ; Nonesuch medley (Band of Hope) ; Mad about you ; Seige of Sydney Streets (Eureka!) ; Fiddlestix (Fairport Convention)
Disc three, E is for extras. Royal selection #13 (Simon Nicol) ; The bark Gay Head (Ewan MacColl) ; Interlude : Pembroke Unique Ensemble (Young Tradition) ; Tam Lin (Fairport Convention) ; General Taylor ; Mason's apron (Fairport Convention) ; Pleasure and pain (Brian Maxine) ; Frog up the pump (Martin Carthy) ; When first to this country (Fairport Convention) ; Now be thankful (3 Desperate Mortgages) ; Rosie ; Pachelbel's canon (Whippersnapper) ; My little fiddle (Whippersnapper) ; Foolish (Whippersnapper) ; Ship in distress (Martin Carthy) ; Bonny black hare (Martin Carthy) ; Isle of Man set (Beryl Marriott) ; Sloth (Simon Nicol)
Disc four, S is for Swarb. Bonaparte's retreat (solo) ; Rocky road to Dublin ; Drops of brandy (Ian Campbell Folk Group) ; The widow of Westmoreland's daughter (Bert Lloyd) ; Earl of Moray (Ian Campbell Folk Group) ; Hen's march medley. The hen's march through the midden ; Four-poster bed ; Swallowtail ; Tail taddle ; Villafjord ; Rakish Paddy (Martin Carthy) ; Father Kelly ; Skopje ; Sligo maid (Martin Carthy and Diz Disley) ; Praties they grow small (Lorna Campbell) ; The liege & lief medley. The lark in the morning ; Rakish Paddy ; Foxhunter's jig ; Toss the feathers (Fairport Convention) ; The hangman's reel (Fairport Convention) ; Hanging song (Fairport Convention) ; Rosie (Fairport Convention) ; Sheebeg and Sheemore (Simon Nicol) ; The gravel path ; Leighton Buzzard shuffle (Dave Swarbrick & friends) ; Loving Hannah (Whippersnapper) ; Carthy's march ; The lemon tree (Martin Carthy) ; The trip we took over the mountain (Martin Carthy and Savourna Stevenson) ; Bonnie black hare (solo) ; The wives (Kevin Dempsey) ; Two magicians (solo) ; Lassies of Neilston (Alistair Hulett) ; My heart's in New South Wales (Kevin Dempsey & Fairport Convention).

Additional Information
Series Revival masters series.
Subjects Swarbrick, Dave.
Fiddle tunes -- England.
Folk dance music -- England.
Folk songs, English -- England.
Folk music -- England.
Folk-rock music -- England.
Fiddlers -- England -- Biography.
Publisher Belper, Derbyshire, UK :Free Reed Music,2003
Other Titles Swarb's merrie melodies.
Swarbrick's collection of merrie melodies for the violin.
Contributors Schofield, Nigel, writer of accompanying material.
Wayne, Neil, writer of accompanying material.
Allcock, Maartin, arranger of music.
Participants/Performers Dave Swarbrick, fiddle; with assisting musicians.
Language English
Notes Free Reed Music: FRQCD 45 (FRCD 41--FRCD 44).
Title from container.
Selections originally released 1961-2003.
Compact disc; in container (31 cm.).
Companion book by Nigel Schofield and Neil Wayne (134 p. : ill. (some col.)) laid in.
Tune book, laid in: Swarb's merrie melodies / transcribed by Maartin Allcock (48 p. of music : ill. ; 15 x 21 cm.); cover title: Swarbrick's collection of merrie melodies for the violin.
Description 4 audio discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 095426102X (book)
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