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Music From The Glen

Music From The Glen
Sunday September 2nd, 2012 with Colin Henein
September/Autumn Harvest

With it being the first show of September, and students moving into residence at Carleton signalling the end of summer, it seemed appropriate to focus on the transition to autumn. All songs and tunes related to harvest and the cycle of the year today.
The last rose of summer
John McDermott - Yes! Let's hear it for John Allan Cameron [VA] - REL Canadian
Ode to autumn
The voice squad - Many's the foolish youth - Tara
Autumn: Marigold / Harvest Home
Maddy Prior - Year - Park
A new season
Emilyn Stam - Holding time - Self
All among the barley
Johnny Collins - The best of the early years - Fellside
Pleasant ballad of John Barleycorn
Peter Wood - This label is not removable [VA] - Free Reed
The season round
The young tradition - So cheerfully round - Transatlantic
Reel des oignons
Jean Carignan - Archives - Tout Crin
Rondo à la turkey
Belshazzar's feast - The food of love - Wildgoose
Hills of bounty
Vishten - Live - Self Canadian
The threshing song
The Copper family - Come write me down - Topic
The thrashing machiners
John Kirkpatrick - God speed the plough - Fledg'ling
Hunting the hare / Adam the poacher
Martin & Shan Graebe - Dusty diamonds - Wildgoose
The brewing
Billy Jackson - The wellpark suite - Mill Records
Harvest song
Jim Causley - Fruits of the earth - Wildgoose
Blenheim house / Malt has come down
The Askew sisters - All in a garden green - Wildgoose
Reaphook and Sickle
Waterson:Carthy - Holy heathens and the old green man - Topic
Tafarn y Wheatsheaf / Rasus Doncaster
Mary Humphreys / Anahata - Fenlandia - Wildgoose
Les saisons / Les sauterelles
Les Tireux d'Roches - Cé qu'essé - Self Canadian
Scarce o'tatties / Lyndhurst
Silly Wizard - Live wizardry - Green Linnet
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Colin Henein (host)
Good morning everyone. A few technical challenges here in the studio today, but we are pushing through and there is plenty of good music to listen to today!

11:56 AM, September 2nd, 2012
Jen
I'm a barley corn ballad aficianado and I haven't heard this version before- wow, they really get descriptive and enthusiastic in this one, don't they!

11:59 AM, September 2nd, 2012
Jen
Also- the many references to barley in your music this week led me to look it up on the internet, where I learned that it was a main grain for ancient people, used to make bread and beer going all the way back to the Iron Ages. No wonder people like to sing about it!

12:38 PM, September 2nd, 2012
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