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ENGLISH FOLK MUSIC

Synopsis

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A programme of music by Gerrard Williams , founded on English folk tunes, and annotated by the composer
Ethel Williams (mezzo-soprano)
The BBC Midland Orchestra
Led by Ernest Element
Conducted by Eric Warr
ORCHESTRA
Folk-Tune Medley
Lord of Carnarvon's Jigg Irish Trot
The Bonny Bonny Broome ETHEL WILLIAMS AND ORCHESTRA
Two Somerset Folk Songs
In Bruton (Tunes collected by Town Geordie Cecil J. Sharp )
ORCHESTRA
Canny Cummerlan'. Cumberland
Folk-Tune
(Tune noted by Sydney Nicholson )
The Cuckoo. Somerset Folk-Tune
(Tune collected by Cecil J. Sharp )
ETHEL WILLIAMS AND ORCHESTRA
William Taylor. Somerset Folk-Tune
(Tune collected by Cecil J. Sharp )
ORCHESTRA
Folk-Tune Medley Down the Groves
The Manchester ' Angel '

Contributors

Music By: Gerrard Williams
Mezzo-Soprano: Ethel Williams
Conducted By: Eric Warr
Unknown: Ethel Williams
Unknown: Cecil J. Sharp
Unknown: Sydney Nicholson
Unknown: Cecil J. Sharp
Unknown: Ethel Williams
Unknown: William Taylor.
Unknown: Cecil J. Sharp






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