Barry Dransfield

Singer-songwriter and fiddler, playing both traditional works and his own.

(Barry recorded with The Albion Band, Gabriel Yacoub and with his brother Robin Dransfield)


Title.year.Label. Number
Barry Dransfield (LP) 1972Polydor 2383 160
[Reissue] (CD) 2003Spinney 003
[Reissue] (Vinyl) 2010Guerssen  
Bowin' And Scrapin' 1978Transatlantic TRA 386
Be Your Own Man 1994Rhiannon RHYD 5003
Wings of the Sphinx1996 RhiannonRHYD 5010
Unruly2005 Violin Workshop  VW1CD

Best albums(*).

Bowin' And Scrapin' 1978
Barry Dransfield1972

(*)Based on critical opinion.

Popular downloads.

The Werewolf
The Grand Conversation on Napoleon
Robin Hood and The Pedlar
Be My Friend
Girl of Dances
Jigs: Hyde Park Mansions/ Irish Jig

Anthology - Waterson:Carthy, Barry Dransfield, A.L. Lloyd, Anne Briggs, Shirley Collins, Steeleye Span, Fairport Convention, Incredible String Band, Magna Carta, Lindisfarne, Sandy Denny, Oak, Richard Thompson et al.

Title. year. Label. number.
Anthology of English Folk (5 CDs) (*) 2006Deja Vu 5026 

(* One track only - Spencer The Rover)

Various artists - Devil's Interval, James Raynard, Julie Murphy, Lisa Knapp, Barry Dransfield, James Yorkston & The Athletes, Circulus, Tom Paxton, Jacqui McShee's Pentangle, Shirley Collins et al.

Old Wine, New Skins2007? 

Session recordings.

Performer. Title year.
Steve Ashley Stroll On Revisited 1974
Dave and Toni ArthurThe Lark in the Morning 1969
Ashley HutchingsMorris On 1972

Last updated on 10/10/2010