Ewan MacColl

MACCOLL

b. 1915    d. 1989

This seminal figure in the folk song revival commenced his prolific recording career with four sides of traditional, unaccompanied ballads released by HMV.  These sides were recorded by Peter Kennedy under the auspices of the English Folk Song and Dance Society in 1951.

Sir Patrick Spens

From 78 rpm disk HMV B.10260 matrix OEA 16184. Recorded (by Peter Kennedy?) under the auspices of the English Folk Dance and Song Society.

Eppie Morrie

From 78 rpm disk HMV B.10260 matrix OEA 16231. Recorded (by Peter Kennedy?) under the auspices of the English Folk Dance and Song Society.

A wee drappie o’it