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Martin & Eliza Carthy: The Moral of the Elephant

Martin & Eliza Carthy: The Moral of the Elephant (Topic TSCD587)

The Moral of the Elephant
Martin & Eliza Carthy

Topic Records TSCD587 (2 CD, UK, June 2, 2014)

Happiness / The Queen of Hearts
Martin & Eliza Carthy

Topic Records STOP2587 (7" single, UK Record Store Day, April 19, 2014)

Martin & Eliza Carthy: Happiness (Topic STOP2587)

Produced by Eliza Carthy, Martin Carthy and Oliver Knight;
Recorded by Oliver Knight at Panda Sound, Robin Hood's Bay;
Notes by Eliza Carthy and Martin Carthy;
Photography by Elly Lucas;
Design by Cally

Musicians

Martin Carthy, vocals, guitar;
Eliza Carthy, vocals, violin, hand bells

Tracks

  1. Her Servant Man (Roud 539; Laws M15; G/D 5:1003; Henry H668) (4.18)
  2. Happiness (4.18)
  3. Blackwell Merry Night (Roud 1529) (5.20)
  4. Queen Caraboo (3.08)
  5. Grand Conversation on Napoleon (Roud 1189) (5.41)
  6. The Elephant (6.33)
  7. Waking Dreams (Awake, Awake) (Roud 22620; Laws M4) (3.53)
  8. Bonny Moorhen (4.54)
  9. The Queen of Hearts (Roud 3195) (3.05)
  10. Monkey Hair (4.01)
  11. Died for Love (Sweet William) (Roud 273; Laws K12; G/D 6:1245) (4.36)

All tracks trad. arr. Martin & Eliza Carthy except
Track 2 Molly Drake;
Track 6 from the poem The Blind Men and the Elephant by John Godfrey Saxe (1816-1887);
Track 10 Michael Marra;
Tracks 11 trad. arr. Mike Waterson, Martin & Eliza Carthy

Promo video

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Martin & Eliza Carthy: Live at the Pavilion

Martin & Eliza Carthy: Live at the Pavilion (Under the Bed UTB101CD)

Live at the Pavilion
Martin & Eliza Carthy

Under the Bed UTB101CD (CD+DVD, UK, August 2, 2018)

Recorded live in February 2018 at Hailsham Pavillion, East Sussex;
Directed and edited by Leigh Tarrant;
Live Sound by Kevin Vanbergen;
Post production by Skooch Media;
Photography by Rob Ayling;
Front cover art by Sebastian Lenten;
Layout by Martin Cook

Musicians

Martin Carthy, vocals, guitar;
Eliza Carthy, vocals, violin, hand bells

Tracks

Set 1Set 2
  1. Her Servant Man (Roud 539; Laws M15; G/D 5:1003; Henry H668) (5.21)
  2. Happiness (5.20)
  3. Blackwell Merry Night (Roud 1529) (8.09)
  4. Nancy of London (Roud 407) (4.00)
  5. Waking Dreams (Awake, Awake) (Roud 22620; Laws M4) (4.54)
  1. Grand Conversation on Napoleon (Roud 1189) (7.49)
  2. The Elephant (6.57)
  3. Queen Caraboo (3.31)
  4. Monkey Hair (5.11)
  5. Bonny Moorhen (11.07)
  6. Died for Love (Sweet William) (Roud 273; Laws K12; G/D 6:1245) (4.36)
  7. John Barleycorn (Roud 164; G/D 3:559) (5.39)

All tracks trad. arr. Martin & Eliza Carthy except
Track 2 Molly Drake;
Track 7 from the poem The Blind Men and the Elephant by John Godfrey Saxe (1816-1887);
Track 9 Michael Marra;
Tracks 11 trad. arr. Mike Waterson, Martin & Eliza Carthy