Thursday, March 8, 2012

Step Stately: Two and Three Couple Dances from 17th and 18th Century England (1980)

Country Dance Society CDS-8

This record was a thrift shop find (99¢), part of a batch of three English country dance LPs. It is not on CD, though it is available as a cassette from the Country Dance and Song Society.

From the LP jacket:
"Marshall Barron - violin
Eric Leber - recorders, tambourine, large and small drums
Charles Ward - harpsichord, glockenspiel, triangles"

Green Sleeves and Yellow Lace

Step Stately

The Beggar Boy

The Boatman


  1. Thank you for sharing, you have really great records in your blog!
    Is it possible to download all tracks from this LP?

  2. Sorry, but we only post sample tracks at Not on CD to raise interest in getting these records on CD/mp3. Glad you enjoyed them.