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Norma Waterson

This is a selected discography with records of Norma Waterson and of compilations and collaborations she was included in. Not included are recordings of the whole Watersons and Waterson:Carthy family; you can find these in the Watersons Chronolography.

Miscellaneous

Norma Waterson wins the BBC Radio2 Annual Folk Awards 2001

Discussion at the Mudcat Café about Norma Waterson as a “singer”

1977

Lal and Norma Waterson, A True Hearted Girl, LP, Topic 12T331

Peter Bellamy, The Transports, 2 LPs, Free Reed 021/022.
Seven tracks with The Watersons, including I Once Lived in Service, sung by Norma Waterson, Sweet Loving Friendship (Mike and Norma), The Black and Bitter Night (Mike), The Green Fields of England (Peter Bellamy and Dolly Collins, with Mike and Norma backup), and The Still and Silent Ocean (Mike and Norma).

1987

The Holme Valley Tradition, Will's Barn, cassette, EFDSS VWML 002

1990

The Mrs Ackroyd Band, Oranges and Lemmings, cassette/CD, Mrs Ackroyd Records DOG 007.

1992

Les Barker, Some Love, CD, Mrs Ackroyd Records DOG 009.

1993

Various Artists, The Transports at Whitby, cassette, RED 011
A memorial concert for Peter Bellamy with Eliza, Martin, Norma

1994

The Mrs Ackroyd Band, Gnus and Roses, CD, Mrs Ackroyd Records DOG 010

1996

Norma Waterson, Norma Waterson, CD, Hannibal/Carthage HNCD 1393

1998

Various Artists, Bespoke Songs, Lost Dogs, Detours & Rendezvous: The Songs of Elvis Costello, Rhino R2 75273

1999

Lal and Norma Waterson, A True Hearted Girl, CD, Topic TSCD507

Norma Waterson, The Very Thought of You, CD, Rykodisc HNCD 1430

Various Artists, The Wings of Butterflies, CD, Mrs Ackroyd Records DOG 013

2000

Norma Waterson, Bright Shiny Morning, CD, Topic TSCD520

Various Artists, And We'll All Have Tea…English Folk Anthology, CD, Retro R2CD 40-106

Various Artists, Voices in Harmony: English Traditional Songs, CD, Fellside FECD158, 2001

2001

Various Artists, The Folk Awards, CD, Topic TSCD850
Includes Waterson:Carthy's Raggle Taggle Gypsies and Norma Waterson' The Flower of Sweet Strabane
Various Artists, A Woman's Voice: First Person Singular, CD, Topic TSCD521, October 8, 2001
Includes five tracks by and/or including Waterson family members.

2002

Oliver Knight, Mysterious Day, CD, Topic TSCD528, May 2002.

Various Artists, Shining Bright: Songs of Lal & Mike Waterson, CD, Topic TSCD519

2003

Various Artists, Song Links: A Celebration of English Traditional Songs and Their Australian Variants, 2 CD, Fellside FECD176D, 2003

2004

Bob Davenport, The Common Stone, CD, Topic TSCD552

Various Artists, The English Collection: A Definitive Collection of Classic English Folk Music, CD, Highpoint HPO6010

2006

Norma Waterson, The Definitive Collection, CD, Highpoint HPO6013

Acknowledgements

Many thanks to David Suff especially, whose work this page is based on - and also to Greer Gilman and Bob Hudson. Also to Alan St Paul.