Art of the Bawdy Song

Art of the Bawdy Song

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by Baltimore Consort
     
 

Splitting its time between the Baltimore Consort and the Merry Companions, as well as their various guest performers, Art of the Bawdy Song is a series of traditional -- some even medieval -- folk songs covering all the major illicit physical pleasures: smoking, drinking, and, especially, sex. The overall tone of theSee more details below

Overview

Splitting its time between the Baltimore Consort and the Merry Companions, as well as their various guest performers, Art of the Bawdy Song is a series of traditional -- some even medieval -- folk songs covering all the major illicit physical pleasures: smoking, drinking, and, especially, sex. The overall tone of the performances isn't quite as lustily exuberant as one might imagine, but there's still plenty of bawdiness to keep things engaging.

Product Details

Release Date:
02/11/1993
Label:
Dorian Recordings
UPC:
0053479015525
catalogNumber:
90155
Rank:
150679

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Tracks

  1. Aniseed Robin  -  Merry Companions
  2. Cuckolds all a-row, folk song  -  Merry Companions
  3. I gave her cakes and I gave her ale, catch for 3 voices, Z. 256  -  Merry Companions
  4. Taking His Beer with Old Anacharsis  -  Merry Companions
  5. Fye nay prithee John  -  Merry Companions
  6. Cold and Raw  -  Merry Companions
  7. The Miller's daugter riding, catch for 3 voices, Z. 277  -  Merry Companions
  8. Will Said to His Mammy  -  Merry Companions
  9. The Old Fumbler  -  Merry Companions
  10. Walking in a meadowe greene, folk song  -  Merry Companions
  11. Celia Learning on the Spinnet  -  Merry Companions
  12. Tom the Taylor  -  Merry Companions
  13. My lady's coachman, John, catch for 3 voices, Z. 260  -  Merry Companions
  14. Irish jig or The night ramble  -  Merry Companions
  15. Come sirrah Jack, hoe, madrigal for 3 voices  -  Merry Companions
  16. Dainty fine aniseed water fine  -  Merry Companions
  17. Most Men Do Love the Spanish Wine  -  Merry Companions
  18. Argeers  -  Merry Companions
  19. Gathering Peascods  -  Merry Companions
  20. My Lady and Her Maid  -  Merry Companions
  21. As Roger last night to Jenny lay close, catch for 3 voices, Z. 242  -  Merry Companions
  22. Pox on you for a fop, catch for 3 voices, Z. 268  -  Merry Companions
  23. Ladie lie near me, for lute  -  Merry Companions
  24. Tis women makes us love  -  Merry Companions
  25. Sir Walter enjoying his damsel, catch for 3 voices, Z. 273  -  Merry Companions
  26. My Thing Is My Own  -  Merry Companions
  27. La Boum, film score  -  Merry Companions
  28. My Man John Had a Thing That Was Long  -  Merry Companions
  29. When First Amyntas Sued for a Kiss  -  Merry Companions
  30. More Palatino (Van de Lombart)  -  Merry Companions
  31. Poor Owen  -  Merry Companions
  32. Where They Drank  -  Merry Companions
  33. Come, let us drink, catch for 3 voices and continuo, Z. 245  -  Merry Companions

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Album Credits

Performance Credits

Baltimore Consort   Primary Artist,Ensemble,Track Performer
Peter Becker   Baritone (Vocal)
Mary Anne Ballard   Fiddle,Viola
Ronn McFarlane   Lute
Paul Shipper   Bass,Bass (Vocal),Baritone (Vocal)
Mark Cudek   Guitar,Recorder,Cittern
Larry Lipkis   Recorder,Viola Da Gamba
Alexander Blachly   Baritone (Vocal)
Webb Wiggins   Tambourine,Virginal
Custer LaRue   Soprano (Vocal)
Merry Companions   Ensemble,Track Performer
James F. Weaver   Baritone (Vocal)
Chris Norman   Flute,Penny Whistle
Robert McFarland   Lute

Technical Credits

Craig D. Dory   Engineer
Brian C. Peters   Engineer
Mary Anne Ballard   Liner Notes
Ronn McFarlane   Producer
David H. Walters   Engineer
Douglas Brown   Producer,Engineer
Brian M. Levine   Executive Producer
Garard Von Honthorst   Paintings
Lorenzo Labbrobacio   Contributor
Chris Norman   Contributor

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