Penny Merriments: Street Songs of 17th Century England

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  • Release Date: 6/21/2005
  • Label: Naxos
  • UPC: 747313267224
  • Catalog Number: 8557672
  • Sales rank: 374,303


Disc 1
  1. 1 The Courtiers Health, or The Merry Boys of the Times (tune Come Boys Fill Us a Bumper) - City Waites & Anonymous, English (2:38)
  2. 2 The Country Lass (tune Cold and Raw/Stingo) - City Waites & Anonymous, English (4:06)
  3. 3 The Crost People, or A Good Misfortune (tune The Crost Couple) - City Waites & Anonymous, English (7:12)
  4. 4 The Countryman's Joy (tune I'll tell thee Dick) - City Waites & English Traditional (2:43)
  5. 5 Seldom Cleanly (tune Upon a Summer's Day) - City Waites & Anonymous, English (3:38)
  6. 6 A Merry Jest of John Thomson and Jakaman His Wife (tune Peg-a-Ramsey) - City Waites & Anonymous, English (4:44)
  7. 7 The Seven Merry Wives of London, or The Gossips Complaint (tune Fond Boy) - City Waites & Anonymous, English (4:01)
  8. 8 Old England Grown New (tune The Blacksmith/Greensleeves) - City Waites & Anonymous, English (2:50)
  9. 9 Good Advice to Batchelors, How to Court and Obtain a Young Lass (tune Lili burlero) - City Waites & Anonymous, English (3:06)
  10. 10 Neptune's Raging Fury (tune When the stormy winds do blow) - City Waites & Anonymous, English (3:12)
  11. 11 The North Country Lovers (tune Wolsey's Wilde) - City Waites & Anonymous, English (4:18)
  12. 12 The Lunatick Lover (tune Grim King of the Ghosts) - City Waites & Anonymous, English (4:07)
  13. 13 The Downfall of Dancing (tune Robin Goodfellow) - City Waites & Anonymous, English (6:13)
  14. 14 The Saint Turn'd Sinner (tune A Soldier and a Sailor) - City Waites & Anonymous, English (3:51)
  15. 15 And Old Song on the Spanish Armada (tune Jon on/Eighty-eight) - City Waites & Anonymous, English (2:07)
  16. 16 The Female Captain, or The Counterfit Bridegroom (tune Ladies of London) - City Waites & Anonymous, English (4:24)
  17. 17 London Mourning in Ashes (tune In sad and ashy weeds) - City Waites & Anonymous, English (4:08)
  18. 18 The Famous Ratcatcher (tune Tom a Bedlam) - City Waites & Anonymous, English (2:55)
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