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Posted By: Gordon Jackson
16-Jun-20 - 07:54 AM
Thread Name: Old recording of The Lark in the Morning
Subject: RE: Old recording of The Lark in the Morning
Nice playing, too, from Chris McMullan. I first heard it in about 1971. Fairport Convention were blasting it to hell at about 200mph! This is a much more sensible tempo. Nowadays, it seems everyone session blasts along at high speed, with little or no ornamental subtlety.