25 tracks: The Lass O’ Ecclefechan * The Banks O’ Doon * The Slave’s Lament * The Bells of Mauchline * Duncan Davison * The Ploughman * Phillis The Fait * The Deuk’s Dang O’er My Daddie * Will Ye Go To The Indies, My Mary * Song Composed In August * The Reel O’ Stumpie * Green Grow The Rashes * O, Can Ye Labor Lea * Wha Is That at My Bower Door? * Address To The Woodlark * A Long Winter Night * There Grows A Bonnie Brier Bush * The Tailor Fell Thro’ The Bed * Here’s His Health In Water * Behold, My Love * Rattlin Roarin Willie * Tam Glen * Thou Hast Left Me Ever, Jamie * I’ll Ay Ca’ In By Yon Town.
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This album contains the third and fourth volumes in the series The Songs of Robert Burns, as researched and arranged by the late composer Serge Hovey and sung by the late Jean Redpath MBE, one of Scotland’s foremost interpreters of traditional song.
It is part of a project that was planned to document the Scottish poet’s unique musical contribution of over three hundred songs. Each song was thoroughly researched by Hovey for the correct match of lyrics and tune variant that Burns intended.
Serge Hovey died before the series was completed and Jean Redpath felt unable to continue the series after Volume 7 and regrettably the project was never completed. Volumes 1 to 7 were critically acclaimed.
The CD series comprises: