The Wraggle Taggle Gipsies

The Wraggle Taggle Gipsies
Folk Songs & Ballades of Elizabethan England
A. Deller, Dupré & The Taylor Recorder Consort
Vanguard VRS 1001 [LP, mono]
Omega Vanguard Classics "Alfred Deller Edition (6)" OVC 8105 [CD, NA]


  1. The Wraggle Taggle Gypsies
  2. Lord Rendall

  3. William Byrd, arr. S. Taylor:
  4. Wolsey's Wilde

  5. Anon.:
  6. Sweet Jane
  7. The Frog and the Mouse
  8. The Seeds of Love

  9. Anon., arr. S. Taylor:
  10. Fantasia on Polly Oliver
    Gathering Peas

  11. Anon.:
  12. Flowers in the Valley
  13. Near London Town

  14. ----
  15. O Who's Going to Shoe Your Pretty Little Foot

  16. Anon., Dolmetsch Collection: Consorts
  17. Frog Galliard (arr. C. Dolmetsch)
    Coranto (arr. A. Dolmetsch)
    Borey "Mr. Tollett" (arr. C. Dolmetsch)
    Anon., Dorothy Welde Lute book:
    Munday's Joy
    Watkin's Ale

  18. Anon.:
  19. Blow Away the Morning Dew
  20. Searching for lambs

  21. Ralph Vaughan Williams, arr. S. Taylor:
  22. Linden Lea

  23. Anon.:
  24. Sweet England
  25. Dabbling in the Dew
  26. Strawberry Fair

  27. John Mundy, Fitzwilliam Virginal Book, arr. S. Taylor:
  28. Robin

  29. Anon.:
  30. Just as the Tide Was A-Flowing

Playing time: 53' 19"

Alfred Deller (countertenor), Desmond Dupré (lute, guitar)
The Taylor Recorder Consort
Richard Taylor (descant recorder), Christopher Taylor (treble recorder), Christine Taylor (tenor recorder), Stanley Taylor (bass recorder and arranger)

Recording site and date:
Walthamstow Town Hall, London UK [02/1956];
Rel.: 1956

[1]-[2], [4]-[6], [8]-[10], [12]-[13], [15]-[17], [19] Musical Concepts MC 193 [CDx7 + CD-ROM] Alfred Deller – The Complete Vanguard Recordings, Volume ONE: Folk Songs and Ballads
[2], [11] Vanguard "The Bach Guild" BG-606 [LP-mono, NA] Musical Panorama of Shakespeare's England
[1]-[2], [4]-[6], [9]-[10], [12]-[13], [15]-[16], [19] Vanguard (Omega) Classics OVC 8026 [CD, NA] The Three Ravens.

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