A Solstice Garland
Four songs and some verse.
* 'The Holly' (traditional) sung by Atlantic Union. My review of Atlantic Union's CD "Indulgence" is here.
* 'The Fatal Glass of Beer' by Charlie Case, d. 1916.
* 'On Bredon Hill' by A.E. Housman (d. 1936), set to music by David Harley.
* 'Carpentry' by David Harley.
* The poems 'Warm-up', 'Charade', 'Performance Poem' and 'Twelfth Night' can be found with other shaggy doggerel here.
* I Heard a Bird Sing' is by Oliver Herford (1860-1935). My review for Folking.com of the Solstice album by Hanz Araki and Kathryn Claire is here.