The seeds of love

from by Chris Foster

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    55 minutes of music. Comes in a beautiful matt finish, 6 page digipak with a full colour 12 page booklet, lavishly illustrated with photographs. Design by Inga Elsa Bergþórsdóttir, photography by Chris Foster and Gísli Egill Hrafnsson.

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THE SEEDS OF LOVE (Roud no. 3)
The first folk song Cecil Sharp collected was sung by John England at Hambridge, Somerset in 1903. Sixty years later, it was one of the first songs that I learned, off an E.P. by Cyril Tawney, when I signed up for the big folk music scare at Yeovil Folk Club. Now, just over a hundred years after it was collected, I’ve revisited the song, having not sung it since the 1960s.

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Full lyrics are on my website at: www.chrisfoster-iceland.com

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from Hadelin, track released February 3, 2017
Chris Foster: Vocal and Guitar
Jackie Oates: Five string viola

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Chris Foster Reykjavik, Iceland

Chris Foster grew up in the south west of England. A master of his trade, he was recently described as “one of the finest singers and most inventive guitar accompanists of English folk songs, meriting legend status.” Over the past 40 years, he has toured throughout the UK, Europe, Canada and the USA. He has recorded six solo albums as well as working on many collaborative projects. ... more

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