Music from GreenMatthews’ acclaimed touring show of the same name. A Brief History of Music takes in 600 years of musical history.
Chris Green: voice, guitar, mandocello, cittern, lute, virginal, piano accordion, bass, drums
Sophie Matthews: voice, English border bagpipes, shawms, rauschpfeife, recorders, soprano sax
with Simon Kirk (spoken word), Tony Millyard (hurdy-gurdy), Vicki Swan (double bass) and Fat Cat Strings
Recorded and mixed at The Garret, Coventry by Chris Green.
Mastered by Jeremy Carroll at Woodpecker Audio.
Artwork by Frank Doran.
1. Sumer Is Icumen In
2. Orpheus from Henry VIII
4. Martin Said to his Man
5. Bedlam Boys
6. My Thing Is My Own
7. Upon the Bagpipes
8. Mount Hills/The Shepherd and Shepherdess
9. Tom Tough
10. Billy Don’t You Weep For Me
12. Keep the Homes Fires Burning
Also available as digital download via Bandcamp