Tim Hart and Maddy Prior

English duo singing traditional songs.

(Tim Hart (1948 - 2009) has also recorded with Steeleye Span and solo) (Maddy Prior has also recorded with Steeleye Span, June Tabor, Shirley Collins, Frankie Armstrong, Mike Oldfield, Jethro Tull and Ayuo Takahashi)
(Gerry Conway has also recorded with Jethro Tull, Chris Leslie, Pentangle, Fairport Convention and Steeleye Span)
(Pat Donaldson recorded with Fotheringay)


Folk Songs of Old England vol 11968Tepee TPRM 102
[Reissue] 1969Ad Rhythm ARPS 3
[Reissued as "Folk Songs of Olde England Vol 1"]1976MooncrestCREST 23
[Reissued as "Folk Songs of Olde England Vol 1"]1991 MooncrestCREST(CD) 006
Folk Songs of Olde England vol 21968Tepee TPRM 105
[Reissue] 1969Ad Rhythm ARPS 4
[Reissue] 1976Mooncrest CREST 26
[Reissued as "Folk Songs of Olde England Vol 2"]1991 MooncrestCREST(CD) 010
Summer Solstice1971 B&CCASS 1035
[Reissue]1976 MooncrestCREST 12
[Reissue]1991 Shanachie79046
[Reissue]1996 MooncrestCRESTCD 023

Multi-volume albums.

Title Year. Label. number.
Heydays (*)2003 CastleCMDDD809

(* "Heydays" consists of the entire 3 albums "Folk Songs of Olde England vol 1 and 2" plus "Summer Solstice" on 2 CDs) (The 2 "Folksongs" albums were originally issued as "Tim Hart and Maddy Prior". The "Summer Solstice" album was issued as "Maddy Prior and Tim Hart")


Heritage (*) 2003Disky SI 905320
(* 16 tracks: some from "Folk Songs of Old England Vol 1, some from Vol 2)

Best albums(*).

Summer Solstice 1971

(*)Based on my opinion.

Session recordings.

Performer. Title year. Label. number.
Mike Waterson Bright Phoebus 1972    
The Johnstons If I Sang My Song1972 Transatlantic 

Summer Solstice Running time 31 minutes 39 seconds. Recorded 1971. Released on CD in 1991. Maddy Prior (vocals), Tim Hart (vocals, guitar, dulcimer, harmonium, psaltry, tabor), Andy Irvine (Mandolin), John Ryan (string bass), Gerry Conway (percussion, bells), Pat Donaldson (electric bass), Robert Kirby (string arrangement on "Dancing At Whitsun").



1. False Knight On The Road Traditional
2. Bring Us In Good Ale Traditional
3. Of All The Birds Traditional
4. I Live Not Where I Love Traditional
5. The Ploughboy and The Cockney Traditional
6. Westron Wynde Traditional
7. Sorry The Day I Was Married  Traditional
8. Dancing At Whitsun Words: A J Marshall; tune: trad
9. Fly Up My Cock Traditional
10. Cannily Cannily Traditional
11. Adam Catched Eve Traditional
12. Three Drunken Maidens Traditional
13. Serving Girls Holiday Traditional

Last updated on 08/12/2010