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LOOKING FORWARD TO THE PAST - CD



“Isla St Clair’s voice is beautifully pure”

SUNDAY TIMES

400 years of timeless and evocative love songs, an inspiring blend of the classical with the contemporary.


Producer

Patrick King
Isla St Clair

Running Time
42 minutes

Catalogue Number
HCLA - C104

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1

Songbird
A timeless love song from the 1960's.

2 Who Knows Where the Time Goes
Thought provoking modern classic.
3 Bridge Over Troubled Waters
One of the great anthems of the 1960's.
4 Lowlands Away
This 17th century song describes the feeling of desolation felt by a woman who knows that her true love is dead – drowned in the Lowlands of Holland.
5 Ae Fond Kiss
Robert Burns classic.
6 The Boatman (Fear A’ Bhata)
An old Gaelic song describing the anguish of a forsaken woman.
7 The Ballad of Danny Boy
One of the most popular Irish songs ever written..
8 Border Widows Lament
This beautiful 16th century ballad relates to the execution of Cockburn, a Border ‘freebooter’ and the subsequent despair suffered by his beloved wife Margery.
9

Red Red Rose
Perfect lyrics for a love song by Robert Burns

10

As Time Goes By
Universally acknowledged as one of the finest romantic songs of all time.

11 Don’t it Make Your Brown Eyes Blue
A classic country and western love song, sung as an ‘old ballad’.

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