What We Did on Our Holidays – An Introduction to Fairport Convention

What We Did on Our Holidays - An Introduction to Fairport Convention

This compilation is in the Island Records An Introduction To… series. It is a companion to the Sandy Denny release in the same series Listen Listen – An Introduction to Sandy Denny.

The sleeve notes are by Patrick Humphries.

Artists:Fairport Convention
Released:November 1999 (UK)
Recorded:1969 / 1974
Recorded at:Olympic Studios, London
Sound Techniques, London

Label:Universal Island Records Ltd.
Producer:Joe Boyd
Tod Lloyd
Glyn Johns
Fairport Convention

Arranger:Dave Swarbrick
Engineer:John Wood
Glyn Johns

Assistant Engineer:Benny King

  1. Chelsea Morning (Joni Mitchell) – 3:04
  2. Tale in Hard Time (Richard Thompson) – 3:24
  3. Fotheringay (Sandy Denny) – 3:06
  4. Who Knows Where the Times Goes? (Sandy Denny) – 5:08
  5. Cajun Woman (Richard Thompson) – 2:42
  6. Percy’s Song (Bob Dylan) – 6:46
  7. Come All Ye (Ashley Hutchings, Sandy Denny) – 4:55
  8. Tam Lin (Traditional) – 7:20
  9. Farewell, Farewell (Richard Thompson) – 2:37
  10. Rising for the Moon (Sandy Denny) – 4:09
  11. Meet on the Ledge (Richard Thompson) – 2:49

Ashley Hutchings: bass
Dave Mattacks: drums, tambourine
Dave Pegg: backing vocals, bass
Dave Swarbrick: fiddle, backing vocals, violin
Iain Matthews: vocals
Jerry Donahue: electric guitar
Judy Dyble: vocals
Martin Lamble: drums
Richard Thompson: electric guitar
Sandy Denny: vocals, piano
Simon Nicol: acoustic guitar
Trevor Lucas: backing vocals, acoustic guitar