Skip to main content

Simple Gifts

George and Gerry Armstrong
Simple Gifts

George and Gerry Armstrong present ballads from England, Scotland, and America and accompany themselves on guitar and Appalachian dulcimer. In keeping with the tradition of naming one's sources, the Armstrongs' liner notes trace each song's derivation.

Track Listing

101
Mairi's Wedding George and Gerry Armstrong 1:27
102
Corn Stalk Fiddle George and Gerry Armstrong 0:56
103
The Jealous Brothers George and Gerry Armstrong 3:32
104
Irchard of Taunton Deane George and Gerry Armstrong 3:00
105
Dulcimer Medley: Jenny Get Around / Cindy / Sourwood Mountain George Armstrong 1:33
106
Went to See My Suzie George and Gerry Armstrong 2:06
107
Lady from the West Country (The Wife of Ushers Well) George and Gerry Armstrong 3:26
108
Frog Went A-Courtin' George and Gerry Armstrong 2:44
109
Black Jack Davy George and Gerry Armstrong 3:42
110
Darby Ram George and Gerry Armstrong 1:48
201
Ground Hog George and Gerry Armstrong 2:39
202
Dear Companion George and Gerry Armstrong 2:43
203
Peggy-O George and Gerry Armstrong 2:47
204
Polly Vaughn George and Gerry Armstrong 3:06
205
Play Party Medley: Coffee Grows / Cindy / Alabama Gal George Armstrong 2:27
206
Seven Joys of Mary Gerry Armstrong 3:19
207
Deaf Woman's Courtship George and Gerry Armstrong 1:18
208
Blow Ye Winds I-O George and Gerry Armstrong 3:27
209
The Wind and the Rain (The Two Sisters) George and Gerry Armstrong 1:43
210
Simple Gifts George and Gerry Armstrong 2:09

    .