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Five English folk songs

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The Sprig of Thyme
CSCD517Download only
Vaughan Williams: Over hill, over dale


No 1: The dark-eyed sailor  It was a comely young lady fair
Track 9 on CDA66777 [2'03]
Track 20 on CSCD517 [2'23] Download only
No 2: The spring time of the year  As I walked out one morning
Track 10 on CDA66777 [2'50]
Track 21 on CSCD517 [2'45] Download only
No 3: Just as the tide was flowing  One morning in the month of May
Track 11 on CDA66777 [2'02]
Track 22 on CSCD517 [2'22] Download only
No 4: The lover's ghost  Well met, well met my own true love
Track 12 on CDA66777 [4'21]
Track 23 on CSCD517 [3'39] Download only
No 5: Wassail song
Track 13 on CDA66777 [2'28]
Track 24 on CSCD517 [2'39] Download only

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