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On the banks of Helicon : early music of Scotland.

Baltimore Consort. (Author).
Musical Sound Recording (Unknown Format) Musical Sound Recording (Unknown Format)

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  • Physical Description: 1 audio disc (65 min., 40 sec.) : digital, stereophonic ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 pamphlet (44 pages : illustrations).
  • Publisher: Troy, NY : Dorian, [1990]

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General Note: Compact disc.
Contains "a potpourri of 'music fyne' [songs and ensembles], traditional native airs, and English imitations of the latter" from the 16th-18th centuries; the vocal works sung in Scots (an English dialect).
Texts (with the specialized words also translated into English), with German and French translations, and sources of the works in pamphlet.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note: Recorded at Troy Savings Bank Music Hall, Troy, NY, Oct. 1989.
Subject: Chamber music > Scotland.
Songs, Scots > Scotland.
Folk songs, Scots > Scotland.

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