The York Waits

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    The Carman's Whistle / Under and Over / Pepper Is Black / Millfield / Roowe Well Ye MarynorsThe York Waits
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    Eighty-Eight or Sir Francis DrakeThe York Waits
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    The Spanish Lady / The Cushion DanceThe York Waits
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    The Queens Visiting of the Campe At TilsburieThe York Waits
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    The Spanish Pavan, Galliard - La GambaThe York Waits

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        The York Waits is a quintet of musicians who revived the tradition of the "city band" as it was known in England in the 14th century. They specialize in period compositions performed on authentic instruments, and appear at official functions for the Lord Mayor and the corporation of York. Anthony Barton (cornet, tenor shawm, soprano capped shawn, Flemish bagpipe, pipe and tabor, percussion, recorders, cittern, lute), Tim Bailey (sackbut, soprano shawm, hurdy-gurdy, alto-flute, a... Read more

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