The trees they grow so high

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 TREES THEY GROW SO HIGH (Roud no. 31)
Cecil Sharp found this song to be widespread amongst the many singers that he met in Somerset. I pieced this version together from those sung to him by several people, in particular Harry Richards from Curry Rival, Jack Barnard from Bridgwater and Harriet Young from West Chinnock.

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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
Trevor Lines: Five string double bass

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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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