William Kimber - Absolutely Classic: The Music of ... (CD)

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  • N°: 185185109385
  • EAN: TECD 161
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William Kimber (1872-1961) was the best-known English traditional musician of the twentieth century. He appeared at major concert halls in London, broadcast on television and radio, recorded for HMV records and was revered as the 'Father of the Morris.' 

CD compiled by Derek Schofield, first published by EFDSS 1999.

TRACK LISTING

1 Constant Billy - William Kimber 
2 Talk: Boxing Day 1899 (part 1) - William Kimber
3 Bean Setting - William Kimber
4 Talk: Boxing Day 1899 (part 2) - William Kimber
5 Getting Upstairs - William Kimber
6 Rigs o'Marlow - William Kimber
7 Talk: First contacts with Mary Neal - William Kimber
8 The Twenty-Ninth of May - William Kimber
9 Country Gardens - William Kimber
1 . Talk: Cecil Sharp's lecture at the Steinway Hall - William Kimber
1 . Trunkles - William Kimber
1 . Bacca Pipes - William Kimber
1 . The Willow Tree - William Kimber, singing and playing
1 . Talk: Memories of Cecil Sharp - William Kimber
1 . Hunting the Squirrel - William Kimber
1 . Jockie to the Fair - William Kimber
1 . Rodney - William Kimber
1 . Up with the Lark in the Morning - sung by William Kimber
1 . Double Set-Back - William Kimber
2 . Talk: Dance Style - William Kimber
2 . The Blue-Eyed Stranger - William Kimber
2 . Over the hills to Glory - William Kimber
2 . The Morris Reel (Soldier's Joy) - William Kimber
2 . Talk: Women dancing the Morris - William Kimber 
2 . Double Lead Through - William Kimber 
2 . Laudnum Bunches - William Kimber and the Headington Quarry Morris Dancers
2 . Old Mother Oxford - William Kimber
2 . The Old Woman Tossed up in a Blanket - William Kimber, singing and playing
2 . The Rigs o'Marlow - John Graham and the Headington Quarry Morris Dancers
3 . Shepherd's Hey - William Kimber
3 . Haste to the Wedding - William Kimber
3 . Laudnum Bunches - John Kirkpatrick