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The Pleasures of Spring Gardens, Vauxhall

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Vauxhall Gardens was the most popular and long-lasting of all London’s pleasure gardens, where one went to see and be seen throughout the eighteenth century. William Boyce’s song The Pleasures of Spring Gardens, Vauxhall tells us why.

from notes by Catherine Bott 2004


London Pride
Songs from the Pleasure Garden
SIGCD101Download only


Track 8 on CDA67457 [3'38]
Track 4 on SIGCD101 [3'04] Download only

Track-specific metadata for CDA67457 track 8

Recording date
26 May 2003
Recording venue
Savage Club, 1 Whitehall Place, London, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Simon Weir
Recording engineer
Julian Millard
Hyperion usage
  1. London Pride (CDA67457)
    Disc 1 Track 8
    Release date: March 2004
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