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Artist: Soldier, Dave & Eliza Carthy
Title: Dean Swift's Satyrs For The Very Very Young
Format: CD
Catalog Number:34
Barcode:190394864378 itemnumber=1000120860
Price: $16.98  (All prices include domestic shipping.)
Release Date: 7/21/2017
Availability: In Stock
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Lyrics by Jonathan Swift, 1667-1745, satires of the time that are exactly relevant today: songs about financial bubbles, tyrants and corporate and government greed. Sung by the great British folk singer Eliza Carthy, with the world's foremost new music flautist, Robert Dick, violist, and Stacey Shames on harp, composer Dave Soldier adapts the Celtic music tradition and the classical avant garde for a night of music that is both ancient and for the future.

Track Listing
Maids of Mitchelstown - a reel

The Bubble - a hornpipe / sea chantey

On The Sudden Drying Up Of St. Patrick's Well Near Trinity College, Dublin 1726

Elegy for the Death of a Late Famous General

A Description Of The Morning

A Description Of An Irish Feast - a planxty

Stella’s Birthday March 13, 1719

Helter Skelter: the hue and cry after the attorneys going to ride the circuit

Rhapsody: On Poetry - a rhapsody

An Elegy On The Death Of Demar, The Usurer; Who Died On The 6th Of July, 1720

The Death of Dean Swift - a jig

Performers on this Album
Eliza Carthy, vocals
Robert Dick, flute, piccolo, bass flute
Richard Auldon Clark, viola
Stacey Shames, harp

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Release Format: CD         
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