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CD1

Reading 1: The Game of Conquer

Green Gravel
Words: Trad; tune 'Lullingford' Dave Newell

Reading 2: Lightning in the Blood

Timothy Sarn
Words: Mary Webb (adapted by Dave Newell)
Music: Dave Newell

Reading 3: A Hare-shotten Lip

Lief Would I Wed
Dave Newell

Reading 4: Torches and Rosemary

Egypt
Words: Charles Wesley / Mary Webb
Music: James Leach

Reading 5: The Wizard of Plash

Preached-against Man
Words: Mary Webb (adapted by Dave Newell)
Music: Dave Newell

Reading 6: The Precious Bane

Ploughing the Farm
After Mary Webb & John Milton
Tune, trad arranged Dave Newell

Reading 7: The Love Spinning

The Maister be Come
Words: Mary Webb (adapted by Dave Newell)
Music: Dave Newell

Reading 8: Beguildy Raises Venus

Venus Arising
Dave Newell

Reading 9: None Shall Touch You Now

The Baiting
Words: Mary Webb (adapted by Dave Newell)
Music: Dave Newell

 

CD2

The Best Tall Script
Dave Newell

Reading 10: The Love Carriage

The Master's Health
Trad. arr. Sarah Morgan

Reading 11: The Lord Gavest ...

Burning and Fuel of Fire
Words: Mary Webb/Psalm 90 (Adapted by Dave Newell)
Music: Dave Newell

Reading 12: Foxglove Tea

A Bitter Brew
Words: Mary Webb/Dave Newell
Music: Dave Newell

Reading 13: A Bed of Lily Leaves

Green Gravel
Words: Trad; tune 'Lullingford' Dave Newell

Reading 14: The Last Game of Conquer

Shropshire Funeral Hymn
John Symons (ca. 1816)
Transcribed by Gordon Ashman (1990)

Reading 15: A Crop of Thistles

Suffer Not a Witch
Words: Mary Webb/Trad/NT (adapted by Dave Newell)
Music: Dave Newell

Reading 16: A Woman Whiter Than Lily

Hares on the Mountain
Trad. Via Chris Wood; arr. Dave Newell