(Peter Bellamy 1944 - 1991 has recorded solo.)
(Royston and Heather Wood have recorded as a duo)
(Shirley Collins has record with the Albion band, The Etchingham Steam Band and solo)
(Royston Wood (1935 - 1990) was not related to Heather Wood (b 1945))
|The Young Tradition||1966||Transatlantic||TRA 142|
|So Cheerfully Round||1967||Transatlantic||TRA 155|
|Galleries Revisited||1973||Transatlantic||TRASAM 30|
|Young Tradition/ So Cheerfully Round||1996||Essential||ESM409|
|Galleries/ No Relation (*)||1997||Essential|
(* "No Relation" is an album by Royston Wood and Heather Wood" (1977). Royston Wood was also a member of The Young Tradition).
|The Holly Bears the Crown||1969 (*)||Fledgling||FLED3006|
(* not released until 1995).
(*)Based on critical opinion.
|Lyke Wake Dirge|
|The Fox Hunt|
|Sheila Takes a Bow|
|The Agincourt Carol|
|The World of Folk||1971||Argo||SPA-A 132|
|Troubadours of British Folk Volume 1 - Unearthing the Tradition||1995||Rhino||72160|
|Anthems in Eden: An Anthology of British and Irish Folk 1966 - 1978 (4 CDs)||2006||Castle Music||CMXBX 1030|
"The Holly Bears the Crown". Recorded 1969 but not released until 1995. Running time 32 minutes 50 seconds.
The Young Tradition (Peter Bellamy (vocal), Heather Wood (vocals), Royston Wood (vocals)), Shirley Collins (vocals), Dolly Collins (pipe-organ), Adam Skeaping (bass viol), Roderick Skeaping (recorder). Narrations by Gary Watson. Instrumental arrangements by Dolly Collins. Produced by John Gilbert. Photography by Brian Shuel. Cover artwork by David Suff.
|1. Prologue from "Hamlet" (spoken)||Shakespeare|
|2. The Boar's Head Carol||Trad|
|3. Is It Far To Bethlehem?||Frances Chesterton/ Trad|
|4. Lullay My Liking||Trad (tune by Gustav Holst)|
|5. The Cherry Tree Carol||Trad (tune by Shirley Collins)|
|6. Shepherds Arise||Trad (Copper Family)|
|7. I sing of a Maiden That Is Makeless||Trad (tune by Dolly Collins)|
|8. Interlude: the Great Frost (spoken)||Virginia Woolf ("Orlando")|
|9. Tomorrow Shall Be My Dancing Day||Trad|
|10. A Virgin Most Pure||Trad|
|11. The Coventry Carol||Trad|
|12. The Holly Bears The Crown||Trad|
|13. March The Morning Sun||Royston Wood|
|14. Bring Us In Good Ale||Trad|
Last updated on 30/08/2010