Wednesday, April 7, 2010

Child Ballads, #2 The Elfin Knight

Cross posted from Dafydd's Random Music.

Child Ballad 2: The Elfin Knight. The core of this ballad includes demands by a woman that her suiter perform impossible tasks including making of a garment with no seams. One varient is widely known as Scarbourough Fair. This is not that variant. Sung by Kate Rushby.

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