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Corporate Author Mellstock Band. Performer. Arranger.

Title Under the greenwood tree [sound recording] : carols & dances of Hardy's Wessex.

Imprint Ocean, N.J. : Musical Heritage Society, p1986.

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 Talbott Media  CD 752    Available  Ask at Circulation Desk
Description 1 sound disc : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note "Played on authentic instruments"--Booklet.
Arrangements by Dave Townsend and the Mellstock Band from the Hardy family and Puddletown Church mss.
Performer Mellstock Band ; with other instrumentalists and singers.
Note Arrangements by the Mellstock Band (Matchbox Music).
Event Recorded May 1986 at the Meeting House, Frenchay, Bristol.
Note Compact disc.
Program notes by Dave Townsend in English, French and German (15 p.) inserted in container.
Contents Arise and hail the joyful day (2:46) -- Morgianna ; The pantaloon quadrille (3:15) -- Hail happy morn (2:18) -- Kiss me my love and welcome ; Drops of brandy (3:29) -- Awake and join the cheerful choir (2:56) -- The Gipseys hornpipe ; Ashley's hornpipe ; The one-eyed fiddler (4:32) -- See heaven's high portals (2:56) -- I'm off to Charlestown (1:25) -- Awake, awake ye mortals all (2:12) -- While shepherds watched (2:55) -- Fairy dance ; Tink a tink (2:55) -- Behold the morning star (2:12) -- Moss roses ; Droll Johnny ; The flight (4:05) -- The musical lovers (1:48) -- Lord Nelson's hornpipe ; Enrico (3:27) -- Arise and hail the sacred day (3:08) -- Rejoice this glorious day is come (4:44) -- The triumph (2:52).
Subject Folk music -- England -- Wessex.
Carols, English -- England -- Wessex.
Genre/Form Christmas music.
Subject Folk dance music -- England -- Wessex.
Added Author Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928.
Townsend, Dave. Arranger. Performer.
Music No. MHS 11127Y Musical Heritage Society