"Ponderynge together yestardayes promise, and two-dayes doyng"
(Hall's Chronicle - 1548)

"Goronigl gwyr yr Ynys" (Lewis Glyn Cothi - 1450)

The Wife of Usher's Well

I've been listening to a lot of Karine Polwart's songs lately, both her original compositions and her renderings of traditional ballads, particularly the songs on the album  Fairest Floo'er

This version of 'The Wife of Usher's Well' is the eeriest thing I've heard in years:

  The Wife Of Usher's Well

(album available HERE)

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