Label: Harvest EMI, 1976. Serial: Harvest –SHSM 2008, EMI –OC 054 o 06135. Record is in clean VG+ condition. Cover is VG+. Plate 8 1/2 in. diameter and 1/2 in. depth. Two small chips on glaze. Item #4808
Shirley Elizabeth Collins is an English folk singer who was a significant contributor to the English Folk Revival of the 1960’s and 1970’s. Amaranth was originally recorded in 1976 to accompany a reissue of Shirley & Dolly Collins’ acclaimed Anthems in Eden album. The album’s musicians include Shirley’s husband Ashley Hutchings and his former Fairport Convention bandmates. Also included with the album is the original ceramic disc artwork with flowers that is seen in the center of the cover of the album.
A unique artifact of British folk music history, with the acclaimed album.