Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Blacksmith
3:21
2 She Moved Through the Fair
4:05
3 Stolen Child
5:08
4 The Lark in the Clear Air
2:07
5 Carrighfergus
3:27
6 Kellswater
5:17
7 Banks of Claudy
5:37
8 Come by the Hills
3:04
9 Lullaby
4:27
10 In Praise of Christmas
6:06
11 The Seasons
4:52
12 The King
2:06
13 Banquet Hall
3:54
14 Snow
5:39
15 Balulalow
3:12
16 Let Us the Infant Greet
3:47
17 The Wexford Carol
6:11
18 The Stockford Carol
3:06

Credits

Medium 1

cymbal, harp and tambourine:
Loreena McKennitt (track 13)
synthesizer:
Loreena McKennitt (track 3)
guitar:
Loreena McKennitt (track 3)
accordion:
Loreena McKennitt (tracks 3, 12)
accordion and harp:
Loreena McKennitt (tracks 10–11)
viola da gamba:
Shannon Purves-Smith (tracks 10, 17)
harp:
Loreena McKennitt (tracks 16–18)
harp [troubador harp]:
Loreena McKennitt (track 3)
harp and tin whistle:
Loreena McKennitt (track 14)
arranger:
Loreena McKennitt (tracks 1–2, 4–8)
background vocals:
Loreena McKennitt (track 5)
composer:
Loreena McKennitt (tracks 3, 9, 13–14, 18)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 1–2)
engineer:
Bill Mather (Canadian engineer) (track 3)
guest cello:
Pat Mullin (tracks 3–4, 9)
guest guitar:
Cedric Smith (tracks 5–6)
guest double bass:
George Creer (track 3)
guest other vocals:
Douglas Campbell (Canadian actor) (track 9)
guest vocals:
Cedric Smith (track 5)
lyricist:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 1)
William Blake (English poet, painter, and printmaker) (track 9)
Padraic Colum (track 2)
Archibald Lampman (track 14)
mixer:
Bill Mather (Canadian engineer) (track 3)
vocals:
Loreena McKennitt (tracks 1–3, 6–12, 14–17)
Cedric Smith (track 12)
mixed at:
Elora Sound in Elora, Ontario, Canada (track 3)
recorded at:
Elora Sound in Elora, Ontario, Canada (track 3)
part of:
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 816) (track 1)
arrangements:
She moved through the fair (arr. Runswick) (track 2)
later versions:
Belfast Child (track 2)
recording of:
Banquet Hall (track 13)
Blacksmith (Roud 816) (track 1)
Lullaby (track 9)
Snow (track 14)
The Stockford Carol (track 18)
The Stolen Child (track 3)
version of:
The Stolen Child (original poem - no music) (track 3)