GENTLEFOLK
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THE TAYLOR FAMILY
James and his siblings plus
Carly Simon and their children
in all sorts of combinations.
BILL CADDICK INTERVIEW
The well-respected and often covered Black
Country singer/songwriter Bill Caddick
talks about some of his best known songs.
AND SO THE YEAR GOES ROUND
No announcements - just a sequence of songs and
poems set to appropriate music following the course
of the changing seasons - a year in one hour.
SONGS WITH A STORY
The stories behind twelve songs - some well
known, others less so, sometimes with the writers
explaining how the songs came into being.
SONGS WITH A STORY VOLUME 2
The stories behind ten more songs -  by Donovan,
Pete Seeger, Stephen Foster and others, often in
the words of  the writers themselves.
MEMORABLE MOMENTS 1
Twelve of the songs I’ve enjoyed from the
first three years, with all the usual regular
features .
MEMORABLE MOMENTS 2
Twelve more songs selected from the many
hundreds I’ve played in the first three years
of Gentlefolk2.
THE GENTLEFOLK2 SPECIALS
POEM SETTINGS SPECIAL
There’s always a National Poetry Day, usually in
September. This is a compilation of some of the
poem settings featured  on Gentlefolk2

SILLY SONGS SPECIAL
A celebration of everything silly in folk-style
songs selected from the less than serious
items included in the last four years.
TOM PAXTON’S 80th BIRTHDAY
Tom celebrated his 80th birthday in October 2017.
It’s a one  hour programme  featuring interviews
with Tom including old and new songs.
2018