> Folk Music > Records > Mick Ryan & Jon Burge: Fair Was the City

Fair Was the City

Mick Ryan & Jon Burge: Fair Was the City (Leader Tradition LTRA 506)

Fair Was the City
Mick Ryan & Jon Burge

Transatlantic The Leader Tradition LTRA 506 (LP, UK, 1978)

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Recorded and produced by Bill Leader and John Adams

Musicians

Mick Ryan, vocals;
Jon Burge, guitar, fiddle, banjo, dulcimer, vocal harmonies;
Dave Burland, vocal harmonies [2, 6]

Tracks

Side 1Side 2
  1. Lucy Wan (Roud 234; Child 51)
  2. The Football Match (Roud 1291)
  3. January
  4. The Young Girl Cut Down in Her Prime (Roud 2; Laws Q26)
  5. Brown Robin's Confession (Roud 62; Child 97; G/D 8:1932)
  6. Rufford Park Poachers (Roud 1759)
  1. On Monday Morning (Roud 433; Laws Q6)
  2. An English Lord (Roud 1; Child 200; G/D 2:278)
  3. Green Beds (Roud 276; Laws K36; G/D 1:48)
  4. The Cruel Ship's Carpenter (Roud 15; Laws P36A; G/D 2:201, 2:202)
  5. The Widow of Westmorland's Daughter (Roud 228; G/D 7:1439)
  6. The Banks of the Roses (Roud 603; G/D 7:1444)

All tracks trad. arr. Mick Ryan, Jon Burge except
Track 3 Mick Ryan, Jon Burge

> Folk Music > Records > Mick Ryan & Pete Harris: The Widow's Promise

The Widow's Promise

Mick Ryan & Pete Harris: The Widow's Promise (Terra Nova TERR CD0011)

The Widow's Promise
Mick Ryan & Pete Harris

Terra Nova TERR CD0011 (CD, UK, 1996)

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Recorded and produced by Doug Bailey at WildGoose Studios

This CD is a selection of songs from Mick Ryan & Pete Harris' first two albums on the WildGoose label, the cassettes Drink Up the Sun and Another Place, Another Time.

Musicians

Mick Ryan, lead vocals [1-2, 4-5, 7, 9-11] harmony vocals;
Pete Harris, vocals [3, 6, 8], harmony vocals, guitar, bouzouki, mandolin, mandola, banjo, bass guitar, whistle

with
Keith Holloway, melodeon [5]

Tracks

  1. The Widow's Promise (4.56)
  2. The Bonny Light Horseman (Roud 1185; G/D 8:1584) (5.06)
  3. The Old Couple (Roud 491) (4.00)
  4. Poor Old Horse (Roud 513) (4.14)
  5. The Man I Killed (5.35)
  6. Channels (4.54)
  7. Hash House Blues (Roud 11719) (2.58)
  8. Rambleaway (Roud 171; G/D 7:1485) (4.45)
  9. Salisbury Plain (Roud 1487) (2.48)
  10. Love is Life (5.21)
  11. Adieu, Adieu (Roud 490; Laws L12; G/D 2:260) (5.58)

Tracks 1, 5, 10 Mick Ryan;
Tracks 2-4, 7-9, 11 trad.;
Track 6 Graham Penny

> Folk Music > Records > Mick Ryan & Pete Harris: Hard Season

Hard Season

Mick Ryan & Pete Harris: Hard Season (WildGoose WGS295CD)

Hard Season
Mick Ryan & Pete Harris

WildGoose Studios WGS295CD (CD, UK, 1999)

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Recorded and produced by Doug Bailey at WildGoose Studios;
Cover painting by Deborah King

Musicians

Mick Ryan, vocals;
Pete Harris, vocals, guitar, electric guitar, mandola, whistle, bouzouki, mandolin, electric fretless bass

with
Dave Ingledew, melodeon [5, 9];
Joyce Ingledew, fiddle [5, 9];
Paul Marsh, bodhrán [1];
Paul Sartin, oboe [13]

Tracks

  1. I Won't Take That Lying Down (4.09)
  2. Spencer the Rover (Roud 1115) (4.58)
  3. Long Hard Season (3.20)
  4. The Lass of Islington (Roud 168) (4.09)
  5. The Drunkard's Lament (3.56)
  6. Leaves of Life (Roud 127) (3.24)
  7. Night Visiting Song (Roud 22568; G/D 4:783) (4.29)
  8. The Recruited Collier (Roud 3503) (4.01)
  9. The Foggy Dew (Roud 558; Laws O3; G/D 7:1496) (5.01)
  10. Fair Was the City (5.02)
  11. Just As the Tide Was Flowing (Roud 1105) (4.16)
  12. The Plains of Waterloo (Roud 960; Laws N32) (6.17)
  13. Willy Worrell (6.14)
  14. The Leaving Time (4.30)
  15. Come and Be a Soldier (3.30)

Tracks 1, 3, 13-15 Mick Ryan;
Tracks 2, 4, 5-7, 10-11 trad. arr. Mick Ryan, Pete Harris;
Track 5 words Mick Ryan, tune trad. adapted Myck Ryan;
Tracks 8, 12 trad. arr. Mick Ryan;
Track 9 trad. arr. Pete Harris

> Folk Music > Records > Mick Ryan & Pete Harris: The Long Road

The Long Road

Mick Ryan & Pete Harris: The Long Road (WildGoose WGS305CD)

The Long Road
Mick Ryan & Pete Harris

WildGoose Studios WGS305CD (CD, UK, 2001)

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Recorded and produced by Doug Bailey at WildGoose Studios

Musicians

Mick Ryan, vocals;
Pete Harris, vocals, guitar, bouzouki, mandolin, mandola, fretless bass guitar, banjo, whistles

with
Steven Faux, fiddle;
Paul Sartin, oboe

Tracks

  1. The Road to Dorchester (4.16)
  2. The Black Horse (Roud 3027) (3.57)
  3. Poppies (3.19)
  4. The Journey (5.47)
  5. Time to Remember the Poor (Roud 1121) (4.42)
  6. The Bonnie Irish Maid (Roud 6319) (4.03)
  7. Strange Fruit (2.21)
  8. Holmes and Watson (3.43)
  9. The Two Sisters (Roud 8; Child 10; G/D 2:213) (5.28)
  10. Song for John (5.29)
  11. Voices from the Past (3.27)
  12. The Crafty Maid's Policy (Roud 1624) (2.44)
  13. Desperate Dan (3.29)
  14. The Wrong Side of the World (4.36)

Track 1, 14 Graham Moore, Mick Ryan;
Tracks 2, 6, 9, 12 trad. arr. Pete Harris;
Tracks 3-4, 8, 13 Mick Ryan;
Track 5 trad. words and tune adapted Mick Ryan, guitar arrangements Pete Harris;
Track 7 Lewis Allen;
Track 10 Mick Ryan, guitar arrangements Pete Harris;
Track 11 Mick Ryan, instrumental arrangements Pete Harris

> Folk Music > Records > Mick Ryan & Pete Harris: Something to Show

Something to Show

Mick Ryan & Pete Harris: Something to Show (WildGoose WGS318CD)

Something to Show
Mick Ryan & Pete Harris

WildGoose Studios WGS318CD (CD, UK, 2004)

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Recorded and produced by Doug Bailey at WildGoose Studios

Musicians

Mick Ryan, vocals;
Pete Harris, vocals, harmony vocals, guitar, bouzouki, mandolin, mandola, banjo, fretless bass guitar, whistles, percussion

with
Paul Burgess, fiddle;
Paul Sartin, oboe;
Tim van Eyken, melodeon

Tracks

  1. The Ballad Seller (4.51)
  2. The Queen of the May (Roud 594) (4.35)
  3. Sons of the Land (3.45)
  4. Farewell My Dearest Dear (Roud 1035) (5.04)
  5. Jack Went A-Sailing (3.54)
  6. The Grey Hawk (Roud 293) (3.19)
  7. King Kaley (6.40)
  8. Work, Work, When It's Gonna Stop? (3.00)
  9. Something to Show (5.20)
  10. Faithless Sally Brown (4.12)
  11. The Last of England (4.07)
  12. Two Brethren (Roud 202) (3.11)
  13. The Prince of Peace (4.24)
  14. The Eighteenth of June (Roud 2539) (5.41)

Tracks 1, 8, 13 Mick Ryan arr. Pete Harris;
Track 2 words trad., tune Ian Palmer;
Tracks 3, 7, 9 Mick Ryan;
Track 4, 14 trad. arr. Mick Ryan, Pete Harris;
Track 5 trad. adapted Mick Ryan, arr. Pete Harris;
Tracks 6, 12 trad. arr. Pete Harris;
Track 10 poem by Thomas Hood adapted Mick Ryan, music Mick Ryan;
Track 11 Graham Moore

> Folk Music > Records > Mick Ryan & Pete Harris: The Island of Apples

The Island of Apples

Mick Ryan & Pete Harris: The Island of Apples (WildGoose WGS339CD)

The Island of Apples
Mick Ryan & Pete Harris

WildGoose Studios WGS339CD (CD, UK, 2006)

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Recorded and produced by Doug Bailey at WildGoose Studios

Musicians

Mick Ryan, vocals;
Pete Harris, harmony vocals, guitar, bouzouki, mandolin, mandola, banjo, bass guitar, whistles, percussion

with
Paul Sartin, oboe, fiddle

Tracks

  1. The Labourer's Cause (3.26)
  2. The Land (3.33)
  3. There Was a Man (3.14)
  4. Cupid's Garden (Roud 297; G/D 5:970) (3.24)
  5. Life (3.11)
  6. The Island of Apples (3.52)
  7. Tom Paine's Bones (4.11)
  8. The Boy Remembers His Father (4.31)
  9. The Banks of the Bann (Roud 889; Laws O2) (3.54)
  10. Here Comes Mick (3.49)
  11. When We Take 'Em Over / Sailing West (5.01)
  12. Fresh Fish (4.09)
  13. A Tolpuddle Man (3.25)
  14. The Song Goes On (4.12)

All tracks written by Mick Ryan except
Track 1 Graham Moore, Mick Ryan;
Tracks 4, 9 trad.;
Tracks 5, 13 Graham Moore;
Track 8 Séamus Mac Mathúna adapted Mick Ryan;
Track 12 words J. Ryan, music Mick Ryan

> Folk Music > Records > Mick Ryan & Paul Downes: Grand Conversation

Grand Conversation

Mick Ryan & Paul Downes: Grand Conversation (WildGoose WGS355CD)

Grand Conversation
Mick Ryan & Paul Downes

WildGoose Studios WGS355CD (CD, UK, 2008)

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Recorded and produced by Doug Bailey at WildGoose Studios

Musicians

Mick Ryan, vocals;
Paul Downes, vocals, guitar, banjo, Octave mandola, mandolin

Tracks

  1. Grand Conversation (Roud 1189) (5.20)
  2. Reprisals (3.15)
  3. The Bell-Ringing (Roud 1515) (4.17)
  4. Sleep of Death (4.27)
  5. The Light (4.10)
  6. Young Men All (6.22)
  7. Put Them Down (3.40)
  8. The Larks Above the Downs (7.42)
  9. Banks of the Bann (Roud 889; Laws O2) (2.49)
  10. Land of Cockayne (3.15)
  11. The Foe (4.03)
  12. The Lazy Man (2.54)
  13. Green Island (5.11)
  14. Thomas Brassey (4.44)

Tracks 1, 3, 6, 9 trad. arr. Paul Downes, Mick Ryan;
Tracks 2, 4, 7-8, 10-14 Mick Ryan;
Track 5 words Mick Ryan, music Joni Mitchell

> Folk Music > Records > Mick Ryan: The Navvy's Wife

The Navvy's Wife

Mick Ryan et al: The Navvy's Wife (WildGoose WGS360CD)

The Navvy's Wife
A musical drama by Mick Ryan
Mick Ryan et al

WildGoose Studios WGS360CD (2 CD, UK, 2008)

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“The Navvy's Wife gives voice to those whose life were shaped by the great drive to carve out Britain's canals, railways and roads. This itinerant way of life conferred hardship and uncertaincy on the women caught up in it but of these mothers, lovers, wives and widows the newspapers had very little to say; of their longings, sorrows, hopes and joys they said nothing, nothing at all …”

Musicians

Mick Ryan, vocals;
Jackie Oates, vocals, five string fiddle-viola, shruti;
Paul Downes, vocals, guitar, mando-cello, mandolin, banjo;
Judy Dunlop, vocals;
Heather Bradford, vocals;
Roger Watson, vocals, melodeon, concertina

Tracks

Act 1 / CD 1Act 2 / CD 2
  1. [MR] Men from Limerick (3.41)
  2. [JO, JD, HB] The Women's Song (4.00)
  3. [JO] My Paddy (2.00)
  4. [MR] Don't Forget (3.23)
  5. [HB] Mammy's Poem (2.01)
  6. [HB] Farewell My Son (3.33)
  7. [JO] My Paddy (part 2) (2.07)
  8. [MR, JO] The Right Thing (2.09)
  9. [MR] Don't Forget (part 2) (2.56)
  10. [JO] I Miss Him (2.38)
  11. [RW] The Railway Age poem (1.46)
  12. [RW] Brassey (4.50)
  13. [JD] The Navvy's Wife (7.23)
  14. [JD, JO, HB] Women Not Their Wives (4.46)
  15. [Cast] They All Hate (3.41)
  16. [PD, JD] The Eyes Have it (5.18)
  17. [JD] Farewell (3.43)
  18. [RW] Dangerous Enough poem (0.53)
  19. [RW] So Many Ways to Die (3.32)
  1. [MR, JD] Poppies (3.49)
  2. [MR] The Journey (2.45)
  3. [MR] What Brought Paddy Over poem (3.41)
  4. [HB] We Get All Sorts (2.32)
  5. [PD] Here Comes Mick (4.17)
  6. [RW] Just like You (4.56)
  7. [MR] Something to Show (4.20)
  8. [MR] The Journey (part 2) (1.49)
  9. [HB] Wasn't He the Lucky One? (1.54)
  10. [JO; JD, HB] Aren't We the Lucky Ones? (3.10)
  11. [MR, RW] The Land Around You (4.06)

All words and music are by Mick Ryan except
Tracks 1, 28 words Mick Ryan, music trad.;
Track 13 words Mick Ryan, music trad. adapted Mick Ryan;
All spoken verse is by Mick Ryan, and the musical accompaniment to this which is not integral with a subsequent or previous song is traditional;
All prose is freely adapted from testimony taken from the books:
Ultan Cowley: The Men Who Built Britain; Terry Freeman: The Railway Navvies

> Folk Music > Records > Mick Ryan & Paul Downes: Away in the West

Away in the West

Mick Ryan & Paul Downes: Away in the West (WildGoose WGS375CD)

Away in the West
Mick Ryan & Paul Downes

WildGoose Studios WGS375CD (CD, UK, 2010)

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Recorded and produced by Doug Bailey at WildGoose Studios

Musicians

Mick Ryan, vocals;
Paul Downes, harmony vocals, guitar, banjo, mando-cello, acoustic bass guitar;
Jackie Oates, five string viola;
Paul Hutchinson, accordion

Tracks

  1. The Pauper's Path (4.43)
  2. The Bells Rang (4.69)
  3. Summer Is A-Coming In (3.12)
  4. Jack in Luck (7.13)
  5. Greenland (3.05)
  6. South Armagh (3.43)
  7. The People Must Be Amused (4.18)
  8. Love Is Life (4.16)
  9. Vinland (5.24)
  10. No Evil (3.01)
  11. Upon a Field (4.22)
  12. Fire Against the Cold (3.41)
  13. How Wide's the Ocean (3.22)
  14. The Institute (4.30)

All tracks Mick Ryan except
Track 4 words Mick Ryan, music Paul Downes;
Track 5 trad. arr. Paul Downes;
Tracks 6, 11 words Mick Ryan, music trad.;
Track 7 words Mick Ryan, music Mick Ryan, Paul Downes

> Folk Music > Records > Mick Ryan: The Pauper's Path

The Pauper's Path

Mick Ryan et al: The Pauper's Path (WildGoose WGS379CD)

The Pauper's Path to Hope
A folk opera, celebrating the extraordinary resilience of ordinary people, by Mick Ryan
Mick Ryan et al

WildGoose Studios WGS379CD (2 CD, UK, 2011)

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“The Pauper's Path tells the stories of some of those who, though no fault of their own, were forced to enter the dreaded ‘Union’ or ‘Workhouse’. It tells how, by courage, determination, solidarity and love, some were able to at least hope for a better future.”

Musical direction by Paul Downes and Mick Ryan

Musicians

Mick Ryan, vocals;
Paul Downes, vocals, guitar, mando-cello, mandolin, banjos;
Maggie Boyle, vocals, flute, bodhrán;
Roy Clinging, vocals, concertina;
Heather Bradford, vocals;
Judy Dunlop, vocals;
Phoebe Kirrage, vocals

The Characters

Richard [Roy]: A pauper. Formerly hard working. Misses his wife.
Jane [Judy]: A pauper. Saddened by childlessness. Misses Richard.
Mark [Mick]: A pauper. Feckless. Says he sees separation from wife as a relief.
Helen [Heather]: A pauper. Wife of Mark. Also relieved by separation.
Mary [Maggie]: A pauper. Apparently a widow.
A Tramp [Paul]: A vagrant. Apparently slightly insane.
The Workhouse Master [Paul]
A Workhouse Child [Phoebe]: An orphan.

Tracks

Act 1 / CD 1Act 2 / CD 2
  1. [MR, all] The Workhouse (3.30)
  2. [all] Let Us In (1.41)
  3. [PD] This Is the Workhouse /
    You Can't Have That (3.51)
  4. [HB] Time (4.30)
  5. [MR, all] Locks and Bolts (2.52)
  6. [RC] Turn That Mill (3.01)
  7. [JD, MR, all] Fire Against the Cold (3.33)
  8. [RC, JD] Long Ago and Far Away (2.37)
  9. [MR, HB] Free at Last (2.29)
  10. [MB] Who? (2.53)
  11. [JD] My Child (3.10)
  12. [PK] The Workhouse Child (Part One) / [MR, all] Work! Work! When's It Gonna Stop? (4.36)
  13. [all] Industry, Usefulness, Virtue (5.31)
  1. [MR, all] In Their Eyes (2.54)
  2. [PD] The Vagrant's Song (4.36)
  3. [HB, all] The Union (Part One) (2.16)
  4. [JD, RC] Do You Remember? (2.43)
  5. [HB, MR] A Jolly Good Job (4.10)
  6. [MB] That's My Story (4.39)
  7. [PD] Down Among the Dead Men (3.12)
  8. [MR, all] The Union (Part Two) (2.18)
  9. [PK] The Workhouse Child (Part Two) (2.20)
  10. [RC, JD, MB, PD] Is That You? (2.29)
  11. [PK] No One Saw Me (2.42)
  12. [MB] Where Shall I Go? (2.49)
  13. [All] My Home (2.25)
  14. [MR] The Path to Hope (3.37)
  15. [all] The Pauper's Path (4.31)

All words and music are by Mick Ryan except
Tracks 2, 14-15 words Mick Ryan, music Mick Ryan, Paul Downes;
Track 3b words Mick Ryan, music trad. adapted Mick Ryan;

> Folk Music > Records > Mick Ryan & Paul Downes: When Every Song Was New

When Every Song Was New

Mick Ryan & Paul Downes: When Every Song Was New (WildGoose WGS393CD)

When Every Song Was New
Mick Ryan & Paul Downes

WildGoose Studios WGS393CD (CD, UK, April 2013)

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Recorded and produced by Doug Bailey at WildGoose Studios;
Cover design by Hilary Bix

Musicians

Mick Ryan, vocals;
Paul Downes, vocals, guitar, five-string banjo, tenor banjo, mandolin;
Maggie Boyle, flute, whistle, bodhrán;
Gill Redmond, cello;
Keith Kendrick, concertinas;
Tom Leary, fiddle

Tracks

  1. Beccles Gates (4.05)
  2. Limbo (Roud 969) (4.01)
  3. One Night As I Lay on My Bed (Roud 672) (3.20)
  4. You Rambling Boys of Pleasure (Roud 386) (3.29)
  5. The January Man (3.09)
  6. The Knife in the Window (Roud 329) (3.51)
  7. The Lover's Ghost (Roud 179; Child 248) (5.29)
  8. The Old Jig Jog (3.14)
  9. The Lass of Maharalee (4.16)
  10. The New York Trader (Roud 478; Laws K22; G/D 2:191) (3.31)
  11. The Grey Hawk (Roud 293) (3.17)
  12. Summerwater (4.04)
  13. Georgie Barnwell (Roud 546) / Among the Crows and Rooks (3.32)
  14. When Every Song Was New (3.34)

All tracks trad. arr. Paul Downes, Mick Ryan except
Track 1 Mal and Bill Jardine;
Track 5 Dave Goulder;
Track 8 Banjo Paterson;
Track 12, 14 Summerwater;
Track 13b Paul Downes

> Folk Music > Records > Mick Ryan: A Day's Work

A Day's Work

Mick Ryan et al: A Day's Work (WildGoose WGS403CD)

A Day's Work
Mick Ryan et al

WildGoose Studios WGS403CD (CD, UK, 2014)

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The show tells the story of farm workers moved from the country to the front in the first world war and the death of one of their number shot as a concientious objector.

A Day's Work was first written and performed in 1995. That version of the show was recorded, and released as a cassette, by Wildgoose Records in 1996 (WGS272MC). It was published in 1997 by Lyngham House (ISBN: 0 9528225).

Musical direction by Paul Downes

The Cast

Maggie Boyle, a mother;
Matt Quinn, her son, a farm labourer; later a recruit;
Mick Ryan, a father;
Greg Russell, his son, a farm labourer; later a ‘concie’;
Pete Morton, a poacher and farm labourer;
Heather Bradford, an Irish mother; her son is in the army;
Paul Downes, a vicar and an officer

Musicians

Mick Ryan, vocals;
Paul Downes, guitars, mando-cello, five-string banjo, mandolin, percussion, vocals;
Maggie Boyle, flute, whistles, bodhrán;
Matt Quinn, concertina, melodeon, mandolin;
Heather Bradford, bodhrán;
Pete Morton, harmonica

Tracks

Part 1: An English village, Christmas 1914 Part 2: Mostly at the front, 1916
  1. [MR, PM, PD] It's All in a Day's Work / Flanders Tommy (Part One) [MR] (4.08)
  2. [MT, GR, PM, MQ + all] Sons of the Land (2.59)
  3. [MQ, GR, PM] The Land I Love (3.38)
  4. [MR, GR, PM, MQ] Summer Is A-Coming In Again (2.37)
  5. [MR] Come and Be a Soldier (3.02)
  6. [MB, GR, PD, HB] The Soldier's Rest (1.50)
  7. [MB] Another Harvest (Part One) (2.23)
  8. [PD, GR + all] The Call (4.00)
  9. [HB; PM, MQ] Join the Game (3.06)
  10. [GR] Peace (3.03)
  11. [MR, MB] The Long Farewell (2.43)
  12. [HB; PM; MQ] Marching (2.08)
  1. [GR; MB] Flanders Tommy (Part Two) (3.21)
  2. [PM; MQ] The Night (4.06)
  3. [HB] What Men Do (3.06)
  4. [MQ; PM] Gimme a Blighty (2.28)
  5. [PM, MQ] The Estaminet (2.34)
  6. [GR] The Lark Above the Downs (6.22)
  7. [MR, MB] Another Harvest (Part Two) (1.37)
  8. [all] Home Lads Home (3.15)
  9. [MB; GR] Land Fit for Heroes (3.30)
  10. [all] A Day's Work (2.04)
  11. [Mick; all] Christmas in No Man's Land (3.57)

All words and music are by Mick Ryan except
Track 6 music James Petterson;
Tracks 7, 19 music Sarah Morgan;
Track 17 music Steven Faux;
Track 20 words Cicely Fox Smith, music Sarah Morgan;

> Folk Music > Records > Mick Ryan & Paul Downes: The Passing Hour

The Passing Hour

Mick Ryan & Paul Downes: The Passing Hour (WildGoose WGS417CD)

The Passing Hour
Mick Ryan & Paul Downes

WildGoose Studios WGS417CD (CD, UK, November 18, 2016)

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Recorded and produced by Doug Bailey at WildGoose Studios;
Cover pictures of dandelions from Dreamstime library

Musicians

Mick Ryan, vocals;
Paul Downes, vocals, guitar, banjo, piano;
Jackie Oates, vocals, 5 string viola;
Kate Riaz, cello;
Martin Bradley, comcertina

Tracks

  1. The Midshipman’s Boast (4.37)
  2. Lady Diamond (Roud 112; Child 269; G/D 6:1224) (4.17)
  3. The Passing Hour (3.47)
  4. Bartholamew Fair (3.34)
  5. All at Sea (2.55)
  6. Song of Repentance (2.41)
  7. Thankful Village (3.38)
  8. The Parson and the Pig (2.39)
  9. Adieu, Old Friend (4.06)
  10. The Fowler (3.14)
  11. One Day (2.13)
  12. Last Will (3.04)
  13. The Sea (4.18)
  14. Oh! Swine! (5.09)

Track 1 Helen North;
Tracks 2, 4 trad. arr. Paul Downes;
Tracks 3, 7-8, 10-11, 13-14 Mick Ryan;
Track 5 Tom Lewis;
Tracks 6 trad. arr. Paul Downes, Mick Ryan;
Track 9 Steve Thomason;
Track 12 Mick Ryan, Paul Downes