26 March 2005

Waterson, Norma

Bright Shiny Morning

Already recognised as a classic, this 2000 recording is Norma's first solo album. She selects 12 songs from her vast traditional repertoire and long singing career over 40 years . The songs are in her words all "in some way about love" and "have moments which take you off your guard ". Intriguing sleeve notes with Norma's comments on her acquaintance with the songs and their sources.Contributions from among others daughter Eliza Carthy who also produced the album, Mary Macmaster and Martin Carthy. Norma is credited with vocals and triangle.
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2000          £13  

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