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My father's the king of the gypsies [music of English & Welsh travellers & gypsies].
Engle, Tony.
Publication Information:
London : Topic, [1998]

Physical Description:
1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
General Note:
Subtitle from container insert.

Recordings from the archives of Topic Records and private collections.

Primarily songs without accompaniment.

Production by Tony Engle and Reg Hall; compilation, research and notes by Reg Hall.

Compact disc.

Durations on container insert; notes on the series and the performers, recording information, and words of the songs printed as text (47 p. : ports.) inserted in container.
The yellow handkerchief (Phoebe Smith) -- Sally Morrow (Harry Brazil) -- God killed the devil (Lemmie Brazil, melodeon) -- There was a rich farmer at Sheffield (Wiggy Smith) -- Father had a knife (Jasper Smith) -- Sweet William (Phoebe Smith) -- The haymakers ; One penney (Levi Smith) -- Over yonder's hill (Amy Birch) -- The moon shine bright (Jasper Smith) -- The basket of eggs (Minty Smith) -- Will you buy my sweet blooming lavender? ; Love is pleasing (Bill Ellson) -- Little Dun Dee (Mary Ann Haynes) -- The breakdown ; The flowers of Edinburgh (Harry Lee, fiddle) -- The American stranger (Chris Willett) -- The high-low well (Wiggy Smith) -- Cock o' the north/Garryowen ; The flowers of Edinburgh/Step it away/The girl I left behind me ; Step it away (Jasper & Levi Smith) -- Down in the meadow (Jasper) -- The tan yard side (Phoebe Smith) -- Mandi went to poove the gri ; Untitled stepdance tune ; Can you Rokker Romany? (Peter Ingram) -- A blacksmith courted me (Harry Brazil) -- The small birds whistle (Jasper Smith) -- The female drummer (Mary Ann Haynes) -- Once I was a servant (Chris Willett) -- The colour of amber (Mary Ann Haynes) -- The squire and the gypsy (Jasper Smith) -- Two untitled stepdance tunes ; Untitled stepdance tune (Tom Orchard, Tommy Orchard) -- The game of cards (Levi Smith) -- Royal comrade (Amy Birch) -- Georgie (Levi Smith) -- The young officer (Mary Ann Haynes) -- Under the leaves (May Bradley).
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Music CD


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