Sleeve Notes for Fortune My Foe by Misalliance
Mainly traditional tunes and songs from the Renaissance: male and female vocals, whistles, recorder, crumhorn, percussion, mandola, mandolins, guitar, keyboards.
The album features tunes and songs from the UK and France dating from the 16th Century onwards. Some lovely instrumental pieces.
The band includes Tony Hooper, formerly with The Strawbs.
2 The Loch Tay Boat Song
3 Carolans Draught
4 The Broom o the Cowdenknowes
5 Ronde Mein Freund
6 Fear an Bhata
7 A Fine Toast to Hewlett/The Road to Lisdoonvarna
8 Fortune My Foe
9 Warum/Warum Nicht
10 On Top of a Mountain
11 Tarbolton Lodge/The St Kilda Wedding
12 Ce Mois de Mai
13 The Buttermere Waltz/ Auvergne Mazurka/ Sonny Brogans Mazurka
14 Since First I Saw Your Face
15 Die Vier Branlen
16 Le Roi a Fait Battre Tambour