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Anthems In Eden

The Front Cover
Coming In
Shirley Collins and the Albion Country Band
Claudy Banks [4:37]
The Little Gypsy Girl [2:16]
Banks Of The Bann [3:38]
Murder Of Maria Marten [7:28]
Van Diemen's Land [4:59]
Just As The Tide Was A 'Flowing [2:13]
The White Hare [2:43]
Hal-An-Tow [2:54]
Poor Murdered Woman [4:17]
A Little Music or The Delights of Harmony
Anthems In Eden
Notes and Things
The Back Cover

Shirley Collins with Dolly Collins
The early Music Consort of London - David Munrow, dir.

1. Anthems in Eden Suite
 -A Beginning
 -A Meeting - Searching For Lambs
 -A Courtship - The Wedding Song
 -A Denying - The Blacksmith
 -A Forsaking - Our Captain Cried
 -A Dream - Lowlands
 -A Leavetaking - Pleasant And Delightful
 -An Awakening - Whitsun Dance*
 -A New Beginning - Staines Morris
 2. Rambleaway
 3. Ca' The Yowes**
 4. God Dog***
 5. Bonny Cuckoo
 6. Nellie The Milkmaid
 7. Gathering Rushes In The Month Of May
 8. The Gower Wassail
 9. Fare Thee well My Dearest Dear
10. C'est La Fin/Pour Mon Coeur
11. Bonny Kate
12. Adieu To All Judges And Juri
13. Edi Beo Thu Hevene Quene
14. Black Joker/Black White Yellow And Green

All tracks trad arr Shirley and Dolly Collins except:

*     Trad arr Shirley and Dolly Collins lyrics A.J. Marshall

**   Trad Burns trad arr Shirley and Dolly Collins 

*** Williamson

The Early Music Consort of London [Adam Skeaping (bass viol, violone), Roderick Skeaping (rebec, treble viol, bass viol), Oliver Brooks (bass viol), Michael Laird (cornett), Richard Lee (descant recorder, treble recorder), Alan Lumsden (sackbut), Christopher Hogwood (harpsichord), Dolly Collins, (organ), Gillian Reid (bells), David Munrow (soprano, crumhorn. alto crumhornsm, bass rackett, tenor sordun, treble recorder)] - David Munrow, dir.

The Anthems In Eden Suite was originally recorded for BBC Radio 1 "My Kind of Folk" in August 1968, then recorded in February 1969 for EMI's "progressive" Harvest Label

Anthems In Eden 1969 [click for larger image]
Harvest SHVL 754 [LP]1969


 Dolly Collins
 Dave Mattacks
 John Sothcott
 David Munrow
 John Fordham
 Michael Laird
 John Rodd
 Roger Brenner
 John Kirkpatrick
 Royston Wood
 John Morgan
 Richard Lee
 Christopher Hogwood
 Colin Sheen
 Terry Potter
 Steve Ashley
 Adam Skeaping
 Alan Lumsden
 Simon Nicol
 Paul Beer
 Ashley Hutchings
 Mike Clifton
 Roddy Skeaping

 Gillian Reid
 Pat Donaldson
 Martin Nicholls
 John Watcham
 Ray Worman
 Oliver Brookes
 Albion Morris Men

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