> Folk Music > Records > Emily & Hazel Askew: Six By Two

Emily & Hazel Askew: Six By Two

Emily & Hazel Askew: Six By Two (WildGoose WGS329CD)

Six By Two
Emily & Hazel Askew

WildGoose Studios WGS329CD (CD, UK, 2005)

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Produced and recorded by Doug Bailey at WildGoose Studios, May Cottage, Wherwell, Hampshire

Musicians

Emily Askew, fiddle;
Hazel Askew, melodeon, vocals

Tracks

  1. Chasse Pain tune (2.42)
  2. Robin Hood and the Pedlar (Roud 333; Child 132) (5.01)
  3. Little Polly Polka polka / Dick Iris's Hornpipe hornpipe (4.09)
  4. Hanter Dro French dance tune (3.43)
  5. Sovay (Roud 7; Laws N21; Henry H35) (3.10)
  6. Glorishears Morris tune / Eleanor Rigby tune (4.27)

All tracks trad. except
Track 1 Giles Chabanet

> Folk Music > Records > The Askew Sisters: All in a Garden Green

The Askew Sisters: All in a Garden Green

The Askew Sisters: All in a Garden Green (WildGoose WGS345CD)

All in a Garden Green
The Askew Sisters

WildGoose Studios WGS345CD (CD, UK, 2007)

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Produced and recorded by Doug Bailey at WildGoose Studios, Wherwell, Hampshire;
Cover design by Hilary Bix

Musicians

Emily Askew, fiddle, backing vocals, cello;
Hazel Askew, vocals, melodeon

Tracks

  1. Adieu to Old England (Roud 1703) (2.59)
  2. All in a Garden Green / Horses Bransle dance tunes (5.36)
  3. The Old Virginia Lowlands (Roud 122; Child 286; G/D 1:37) (5.16)
  4. Fare Thee Well, My Dearest Dear (Roud 1035) (4.40)
  5. High Germany (Roud 904; G/D 1:96) (3.25)
  6. Dorrington Lads (5.49)
  7. The Lover's Ghost (Roud 179; Child 248) (4.22)
  8. The Banks of the Sweet Primroses (Roud 586; G/D 8:1841) (3.15)
  9. Blenheim House / Malt Has Come Down tunes (3.26)
  10. Bedlam City (Roud 968) (2.03)
  11. A Noble Riddle Wisely Expounded (Roud 161; Child 1) (7.31)
  12. The Unfortunate Tailor Morris jig / Shaalds of Foula jig (5.58)
  13. Three Drunken Maidens (Roud 252) (5.23)
  14. Bonus track: Lullaby (3.00)

All tracks trad.

> Folk Music > Records > The Askew Sisters & Craig Morgan Robson: The Axford Five

The Askew Sisters & Craig Morgan Robson: The Axford Five

The Askew Sisters & Craig Morgan Robson: The Axford Five (WildGoose WGS364CD)

The Axford Five
Songs collected from five Hampshire women
The Askew Sisters & Craig Morgan Robson

WildGoose Studios WGS364CD (CD, UK, 2009)

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Traditional English songs collected by George Gardiner from five woman singers in Axford, Hampshire

Produced and recorded by Doug Bailey at WildGoose Studios, Wherwell, Hampshire

The Original Singers

Emma Jane Hopkins (aged 28 in 1907) [1, 7, 12];
Marty Munday (aged 55 in 1907) [2, 4-5, 10];
Sarah Goodyear (aged 72 in 1907) [3, 6, 8-9, 15];
Charlotte Hall (aged 71 in 1907) [11, 14];
Elizabeth Randall (aged 50 in 1907) [13]

CD Musicians

Emily Askew, vocals [1], fiddle [1-4, 6-7, 9-11, 14-15];
Hazel Askew, vocals [1, 4, 7, 10-11, 14], chorus vocals [15], melodeon [1-2, 4, 6-7, 9, 15], harp [14];
Moira Craig, vocals [1, 3, 5, 8, 12, 15];
Sarah Morgan, vocals [5-6, 8, 11-13], chorus vocals [15];
Carolyn Robson, vocals [1-2, 5, 8-9, 12], chorus vocals [15]

Tracks

  1. The Gypsy Laddie (Roud 1; Child 200; G/D 2:278; Henry H124) (2.45)
  2. He Was Under My Window (Roud 2463) (2.44)
  3. Long Lankie (Roud 6; Child 93; G/D 2:187; Henry H735) (3.08)
  4. Down in Fleet Street (Roud 218; Laws P30; G/D 2:210) (2.52)
  5. Bold William Taylor (Roud 158; Laws N11; G/D 1:169; Henry H231, H757) (2.41)
  6. Lord Derwentwater (Roud 89; Child 208) (3.26)
  7. An Old Man Came Courting Me (Roud 210) (2.39)
  8. The Lowlands of Holland (Roud 484; G/D 6:1116; Henry H180) (3.08)
  9. Abroad As I Was Walking (Roud 564; Laws P18; G/D 6:1188) (4.48)
  10. Beautiful Nancy (Roud 18525) (3.40)
  11. Tarry Trousers (Roud 427) (2.31)
  12. Down the Lane (Roud 607) (3.06)
  13. A Famous Farmer (Roud 18; Laws M32) (4.18)
  14. Sweet Lovely Joan (Roud 592) (2.36)
  15. The Trooper's Horse (Roud 1613) (2.57)

All tracks trad.

> Folk Music > Records > The Askew Sisters: Through Lonesome Woods

The Askew Sisters: Through Lonesome Woods

The Askew Sisters: Through Lonesome Woods (WildGoose WGS372CD)

Through Lonesome Woods
The Askew Sisters

WildGoose Studios WGS372CD (CD, UK, 2010)

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Produced and mixed by Andy Bell in Chesterfield and Sheffield in 2009;
Produced by Andy Bell with Emily and Hazel Askew;
Landscape photos by Andy Graig;
Photos of Emily and Hazel by Ella Jones

Musicians

Emily Askew, violin, backing vocals;
Hazel Askew, vocals, melodeon

Tracks

  1. Saturday Night Morris dance tune / Through Lonesome Woods (Roud 3461) (6.38)
  2. The Blue-Eyed Stranger Morris dance tune / Goddesses dance tune / Mrs Casey Morris dance tune (5.11)
  3. Henry Martin (Roud 104; Child 250) (4.26)
  4. The Bonny Bows of London Town (Roud 8; Child 10; G/D 2:213) (7.46)
  5. The Dusty Miller / The Presbyterian Hornpipe 3/2 hornpipes (3.57)
  6. Lord Bateman (Roud 40; Child 53L; G/D 5:1023; Henry H470) (7.22)
  7. Sweet Lemaney (Roud 193) (3.46)
  8. Mundesse tune / Paddy Carey's jig (6.10)
  9. Jack the Jolly Tar (Roud 511; Laws K40) (2.42)
  10. If I Was a Blackbird (Roud 387; Henry H79) (5.03)
  11. Valentine Morris dance tune / The Turtle Dove (Roud 422) (5.50)

All tracks trad.

> Folk Music > Records > The Artisans: The Medieval Experience

The Artisans: The Medieval Experience

The Artisans: The Medieval Experience (Askew Music AM0010)

The Medieval Experience
The Artisans

Askew Music AM0010 (CD, UK, 2014)

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Recorded by Andy Bell:
Photography by Ella Jones;
Design by Dave Baker

Musicians

Emily Askew, vielle, bagpipes, recorders;
Hazel Askew, vocals, harp;
Matt Robinson, vocals, lute, oud;
Sarah Stuart, percussion

Tracks

  1. Cuncti Simus Concenentes (2.10)
  2. Stella Splendens (3.20)
  3. Los Set Gotxs (5.26)
  4. Offondo Do Mar: CSM 383 (3.19)
  5. Volez Vous Que Je Vous Chant (3.23)
  6. La Uitime Estampe Real (1.33)
  7. La Septime Estampe Real (4.26)
  8. There Is No Rose (3.11)
  9. Ductia I (1.22)
  10. Ductia II (1.25)
  11. Edi Beo Thu, Hevene Quene (5.12)

Tracks 1-3 from the Llibre Vermell de Montserrat (1639);
Track 4 from the Cantigas de Santa Maria (2nd half of 13th century);
Track 5 anon. trouvère song from France;
Tracks 6-7 from the Manuscrit du Roi (13th century);
Tracks 8, 11 anon. English;
Tracks 9-10 from a 13th century English manuscript

> Folk Music > Records > The Askew Sisters: In the Air or the Earth

The Askew Sisters: In the Air or the Earth

The Askew Sisters: In the Air or the Earth (RootBeat RBRCD20)

In the Air or the Earth
The Askew Sisters

RootBeat Records RBRCD20 (CD, UK, May 5, 2014)

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Produced and engineered by Andy Bell;
Recorded at Old Pig Farm Studios, Sheffield;
Mastered by Dean Honer;
Photography and design by Elly Lucas

Musicians

Emily Askew, fiddles, viola;
Hazel Askew, vocals, melodeons, concertina

Tracks

  1. The Maid on the Shore (Roud 181; Laws K27) (5.06)
  2. The Wife of Usher's Well (Roud 196; Child 79) (3.53)
  3. Room for the Cuckold / Beaux of London City (3.20)
  4. The Unquiet Grave (Roud 51; Child 78) (5.11)
  5. The Whitehall Minuet / Hare's Maggot (4.58)
  6. Old Father William (2.57)
  7. Our Cat Has Kitted / Crimson Velvet (3.46)
  8. The Young Girl Cut Down in Her Prime (Roud 2; Laws Q26) (4.58)
  9. Parson's Farewell / Saint Martin's (2.43)
  10. I Wish the Wars Were All Over (Roud 2036) (3.32)

All tracks trad. except
Track 1 words trad., music Hazel Askew;
Track 6 words Lewis Carroll, music Hazel Askew

> Folk Music > Records > The Emily Askew Band: Alchemy

The Emily Askew Band: Alchemy

The Emily Askew Band: Alchemy (RootBeat EA001)

Alchemy
The Emily Askew Band

Emily Askew EA001 (CD, UK, September 2017)

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Recorded by John Dipper ar Fawlty Too Studios;
Mixed by Ben Corrigan;
Mastered by Nick Sowden;
Photography by Phillip Speakman;
Design by Martin Rowsell, Simply Marvellous Music

Musicians

Emily Askew, vocals, recorders,fiddle, vielle, bagpipes, shawm, bells, frame drum, harp;
John Dipper, fiddle, viola d'amore, frame drum, riq;
Jamie Roberts, vocals, guitar;
Louise Duggan, frame drums, riq, bendir;
Simon Whittaker, vocals, frame drums, riq, bendir, cajon, udo;
James Patterson, vocals

Tracks

  1. Branles (3.54)
  2. Miri it is / Allez à la Fougère (3.37)
  3. Cantiga de Santa Maria 42 / Bourrée (4.52)
  4. Quant Voi la Flor Nouvele / C'est la Fin (3.43)
  5. Play of Daniel / Guiseppe (3.57)
  6. Amors M'art (4.04)
  7. Douce Dame Jolie (2.42)
  8. Alle Psallite Cum Luya / Salve Virgo Virginum / Propinan de Meylor (5.23)
  9. Winter / Tourdion (4.20)
  10. Pase el agoa ma Julieta (1.40)
  11. O Virgo Spledens (4.37)
  12. Begone Dull Care / Maiden Lane (3.16)

Tracks 1, 9b Claude Gervaise 16th century;
Tracks 2a, 3a, 4a, 5a, 6, 8ab anon. 13th century;
Tracks 2b, 8c anon. 15th century;
Track 3b trad.;
Track 4b Guillaume d'Amiens 13th century;
Track 5b Emily Askew;
Track 7 Guillaume de Machaut 14th century;
Tracks 9a, 11 anon. 14th century;
Track 10 anon. 15th/16th century;
Track 12 anon. 17th century

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Other records with the Askew Sisters

Bella Hardy, Night Visiting, CD, Noe NOE01, 2007

Tom & Barbara Brown, Beyond the Quay, CD, WildGoose WGS358CD, 2008

Various Artists, Folk Rising 2, 2 CD, Proper PROPERFOLK07, 2008

Folk for M.S., Generosity: A Unique Collection Celebrating 20 Years of Folk for M.S., CD, WildGoose WGS365CD, 2009

The Elizabethan Session, The Elizabethan Session, CD, Quercus QRCD001, 2014

Joglaresa, Sing We Yule, CD, Joglaresa JOG007, 2017