Playlists with tracks by John Tams

Monday 31st December 2018
Monday - Georgia?s classical alarm call
8 / 21 Tracks
Georgia Mann presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring listener requests.

Peteris Vasks The Fruit of Silence
Duke Ellington Satin Doll
Gerald Finzi Romance
Ralph Vaughan Williams Five variants of Dives and Lazarus
Emmanuel Chabrier Habanera
Teddy Bor McMozart's Eine kleine bricht Moonlicht Nicht Musik
Roderick Williams Let nothing trouble you
Antonín Dvořák Slavonic Dance Op.46 no.4 in F major
Frédéric Chopin Waltz in C sharp minor, Op 64 No 2
Henriette Renié Harp Concerto (4th mvt)
John Tams The Year Turns Around Again (War Horse)
William Byrd Vigilate for 5 voices
Innocento Alberti Pavan of Alberti; Galliard
Johannes Brahms Clarinet Quintet in B minor, Op 115 (1st mvt)
Johann Sebastian Bach French Suite No 5 in G major, BWV 816 (Bourrée; Loure; Gigue)
Hector Berlioz Symphonie fantastique: A Ball
Sarah Dacey Down in Yon Forest
George Frideric Handel La paix (Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351)
Vítezslav Novák Slovak Suite: i. In Church
George Frideric Handel La réjouissance (Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Concerto in C major for flute and harp, K 299 (3rd mvt)
Saturday 10th November 2018
World War One
The Ballads of the Great War, 1918
1 / 9 Tracks
The Ballad of the Great War - 1918, with stories from people who took part in the conflict

Bob Fox Only Remembered
John Tams Cherry Cheeked Optimists
Sam Kelly Blighty
Julie Matthews One Shot King
Jez Lowe Choctaw Telephone
Thurnscoe Harmonic Male Voice Choir Old Soldiers
Bob Fox Lullee Lullay
Chris While and Julie Matthews When Johnny Comes Marching Home
Kris Drever Oldenburg
Friday 30th December 2016
World on 3
New Year in Newcastle
6 / 18 Tracks
Kathryn Tickell gets set for Northumbria's Old Year's Night with a live pub session.

David Essex Winters Tale
Blick Bassy One Love
Tuuletar Loimu
Anda Union Drinking Song
Kathryn Tickell Bede's Sparrow
High Level Ranters Adam Buckham
Charles N. Daniels John Ball
Trad Apple Tree Wassail
Trad God Bless the Master
Fanfare Ciocarlia Festa de Negritos
Graeme Miles Snows of Winter
James Hill Mutated Bees Wing
John Tams Devonshire Carol
Amy Thatcher Snowy Monday and Hasleyside Reel
Amy Thatcher Stonehaugh
Kathryn Tickell Cushy Butterfield
Mamak Khadem 1000 Strings
Sean Cooney The Reef
Sunday 31st January 2016
The Choir
Folk Connections
7 / 11 Tracks
Sara Mohr-Pietsch and Paul Sartin explore some of the choral traditions within folk music.

Johann Sebastian Bach Eilt, ihr angefochtnen Seelen (St John Passion)
Thomas Tallis Salvator Mundi
Ralph Vaughan Williams A Sea Symphony
Percy Grainger I'm Seventeen Come Sunday
[traditional] South Australia
[traditional] The Blackbird
Traditional Arr. John Meirion Davies Jacob's Ladder
Traditional Arr. Paul Sartin The Bedmaking
(Trad) A Mhairead Nan Cuiread (aka Tha Mulad, tha mulad)
England.Traditional The Midsummer Carol
John Tams Only Remembered
Wednesday 23rd December 2015
The Folk Show with Mark Radcliffe
Emily Smith at Christmas
3 / 12 Tracks
Mark presents a festive special, with Scottish singer Emily Smith live in session.

Elvis Costello St. Stephen's Day Murders
Hattie Briggs Turn On The Lights
Ange Hardy When Christmas Day Is Near
Kris Drever The Holly & The Ivy
Olivia Chaney Up In The Morning Early
The Gentle Good Cloch Erfyl
Waterson:Carthy New Year Carol - Residue
Bob Dylan Xmas Island
Emily Smith Find Hope
Emily Smith Heard From Heaven Today
Emily Smith Merry Christmas To All Tonight
John Tams Christmas (Poem)
Wednesday 2nd December 2015
The Folk Show with Mark Radcliffe
John Tams Special
6 / 10 Tracks
Singer, songwriter, music director and actor John Tams talks about his 50-year career.

Joan Baez The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down
Skipinnish Walking On The Waves
Emma Sweeney The Singing Kettle
Lucy Ward Song for Lola
The Albion Band Lay Me Low
John Tams Harry Stone (Hearts of Coal)
Barry Coope Only Remembered (Reprise) - Radio 2 War Horse Drama Version (feat. Barry Coope)
Blazin' Fiddles Uist Dance
John Tams Fireland (Excerpt from BBC Radio Ballad, The Song of Steel)
Muckram Wakes Spencer The Rover
Sunday 30th November 2014
Words and Music
Travelling Fairs and Circuses
8 / 13 Tracks
Texts and music about travelling fairs, with readers Joanne Froggatt and James Bolam.

Nick Cave The Carny
Tom Waits Black Rider
Igor Stravinsky Circus Polka
Ralph McTell The Hiring Fair
Richard Rodgers Carousel Waltz
John Tams Pull Down Lads
Trad. English Scarborough Fair
Igor Stravinsky Petrushka -– excerpt
Trad. English Jockey to the Fair
Anon. English ‘Playford Set’ - excerpt
Claude Debussy Fêtes (from 3 Nocturnes)
Trad. English The Wherligig
John Lennon & Paul McCartney For the Benefit of Mr Kite
Wednesday 5th November 2014
The Folk Show with Mark Radcliffe
The New Radio Ballads
6 / 10 Tracks
John Tams talks about series The Ballads of the Great War, which focuses on World War I.

The Imagined Village My Son John
Ralph McTell Maginot Waltz
Karine Polwart Will Ye Go Tae Flanders?
Phil Ochs I Ain't Marching Anymore
The Young'uns John Hill
Mary Black The Crow on the Cradle
Tom Oakes Harry & Nellie's First Dance
Billy Bragg Christmas with The Hun
John Tams Cherry Cheeked Optimists
The Unthanks One December Morn
Wednesday 29th October 2014
The Folk Show with Mark Radcliffe
6 / 12 Tracks
Mark presents an hour of the best folk and acoustic music.

The Staves Blood I Bled
Lindisfarne All Fall Down
John Tams Harry Stone (Hearts of Coal)
Sarah Savoy & The Francadians Red Bandana
Allan Yn Y Fan Brenhines Y Brecwast / Tywysog Y Brecwast
Cowbois Rhos Botwnnog Deio Bach
The Armistice Pals Where Have All The Flowers Gone?
Ashley Hutchings et al The Riot of Spring
Bob Wood Low Down In The Broom
Ian Campbell The Shoals of Herring
Johnny Flynn Fol-de-Rol
Kris Drever & Eamonn Coyne Three Jigs-ish
Sunday 21st September 2014
Something Understood
The Machines and Us
5 / 6 Tracks
Mark Tully considers the practical implications of our relationship with machines.

Richard Strauss Also Sprach Zarathustra
Leroy Anderson The Typewriter
Conrad Tao Iridescence, for piano & iPad
Arthur Honegger Pacific 231
Jim Noir Computer Song
John Tams Poverty Knock
Sunday 19th January 2014
Good Morning Sunday
Good Morning Sunday with Clare Balding
18 / 20 Tracks
Clare Balding hosts the topical faith show and talks to the poet Pam Ayres.

Paolo Nutini Candy
Keane Won't Be Broken
Johnny Tillotson Poetry in Motion
Fleetwood Mac Gypsy
James Taylor How Sweet It Is To Be Loved By You
Vanessa Williams Save The Best For Last
Mike + The Mechanics All I Need Is A Miracle
Rend Collective Experiment You Are My Vision
CeCe Peniston Finally
The Stylistics Stop Look Listen To Your Heart
Leigh Nash Come Thou Fount Of Every Blessing
Peggy Lee The Folks Who Live On The Hill
Steve Winwood Higher Love
Various Artists Perfect Day
Judee Sill There's A Rugged Road
Yazoo Don't Go
Third World Now That We've Found Love
Boyzone Light Up The Night
John Tams Only Remembered
Wednesday 18th December 2013
The Folk Show with Mark Radcliffe
The Albion Christmas Band in session
3 / 7 Tracks
A festive special to round off the year, with the Albion Christmas Band live in session.

The Cast Auld Lang Syne
John Prine Christmas In Prison
Steve Ashley Fire And Wine
Coope, Boyes & Simpson Barwell Old Hark
John Tams Christmas
Kate Rusby Here We Come A-Wassailing
Lead Belly Christmas Is A-Comin'
Sunday 21st April 2013
Bob Harris Sunday
Sean Taylor plays an acoustic set
29 / 33 Tracks
Kilburn's Sean Taylor returns for an acoustic set including a new, unheard composition.

The Beatles In My Life
Led Zeppelin Stairway To Heaven
ZZ Top La Grange
Walk Off the Earth Revo
Bruce Springsteen Rocky Ground
The Everly Brothers All I Have To Do Is Dream
The Black Keys Same Old Thing
Rival Sons Until The Sun Comes
Aretha Franklin Save Me
Patty Griffin Highway Song
Joe Bonamassa The Meaning of the Blues
Steely Dan Fm
David Bowie Drive In Saturday
Duane Eddy Because They're Young
William DeVaughn Be Thankful For What You've Got
Alabama Shakes Hold On
Hem The Tides at The Narrows
Fossil Collective On And On
The Smithereens A Girl Like You
Seasick Steve Dog House Boogie
Sandy Denny Listen Listen
John Tams Girl
Fuzzy Lights Blind
The Sheepdogs The Way It Is
Steve Earle That All You Got?
Stacey Earle Simple Gearle
Ruth Moody Dancing In The Dark
Gary "U.S." Bonds School Is In
Big Mama Thornton Hound Dog
Walter Trout Nothin' But The Blues
Midlake Rulers Ruling All Things Song
Eliza Gilkyson The Beauty Way
Van Morrison Linden Arden
Wednesday 11th January 2012
Mike Harding
With John Tams
3 / 13 Tracks
Mike Harding chats to the Derbyshire singer-songwriter John Tams.

Spiro Rose Engine
Martin Simpson Louisiana 1927
Johnny Silvo & Diz Disley The Glory Of Love
Muckram Wakes Old Brown Hen
Salsa Celtica Caf Colando
Blair Dunlop Black Is The Colour (Of My True Love's Hair)
Tim van Eyken The Year Turns Round Again
Charlie Hardwick & Chelsea Halfpenny The Shoe Makker
Tim Van Eyken & Cast Only Remembered
D.L. Menard La Porte D'En Arrire
Iron Lung The Monaghan Twig/Paddy Lynne's
John Tams Hold The Line
Merrymouth The Trees They Do Grow High
Wednesday 23rd November 2011
Mike Harding
With Seth Lakeman
5 / 12 Tracks
Devon-born folk star Seth Lakeman tells Mike about his new album.

Seth Lakeman Blacksmith's Prayer
Seth Lakeman More Than Money
Ry Cooder El Corrido De Jesse James
Moonshee Bold Riley
John Tams Whole New Vision
The Alan Kelly Gang Grounded Reels
The Cecil Sharp Project Beautiful Maud
Dezi Donnelly Paddy Ryan's Dream / Dowd's Favourite / Phelim's Frolic
The Woodbine & Ivy Band feat. Fay Hield Spencer The Rover
Hilary James Weathers
Lucy Pringle & Chris Wright The Auld Woman O Kelso
Seth Lakeman Hard Road
Wednesday 4th May 2011
Mike Harding
9 / 11 Tracks
The best folk and acoustic music, including an interview with Loudon Wainwright III.

Loudon Wainwright III Dead Skunk
Emily Smith Sweet Lover Of Mine
Loudon Wainwright III White Winos
Loudon Wainwright III Motel Blues
John Tams Unity (Raise Your Banners High)
Martin Carthy The Devil & The Feathery Wife
The Iain Ad Venture Heart Of Saturday Night
Spiers & Boden Horn Fair
Sean Tyrrell Mattie
A.L. Lloyd / Walking With Ghosts Bonny Ship The Diamond / Eqyptian Reggae Medley
Phillip Henry & Hannah Martin Courting Is A Pleasure
Sunday 5th December 2010
Bob Harris
Michael Chapman in session
31 / 36 Tracks
Guitar virtuoso Michael Chapman is in session.

The Beatles Twist and Shout
The Rolling Stones You Can't Always Get What You Want
The Decemberists Down By The Water
Midlake Rulers Ruling All Things
Mumford & Sons Winter Winds
Amos Lee El Camino
Kasabian Secret Alphabets
Laura Veirs Summer is the Champion
Supertramp Sister Moonshine
Bruce Springsteen Spanish Eyes
The Low Anthem To Ohio
Admiral Fallow Subbuteo
OneRepublic Made For You
Stephen Stills Love the one You're with
The Beach Boys Add Some Music To Your Day
The Jimmy Giuffre 3 The Train And The River
Sandy Denny Listen Listen
Traveling Wilburys Handle With Care
Del Lords Cheyenne
Mamer Proverbs
Gary "U.S." Bonds New Orleans
Harry Manx True To Yourself
John Tams Girl
Tracy Bonham When You Laugh The World Laughs
Michael Chapman In The Valley
Michael Chapman Memphis In Winter
Marybeth D'Amico Ohio
Jimmy Sweeney Boogie Woogie Jockey
The Storys Bob Harris Jingle
Arthur Alexander Anna (Go To Him)
Marillion Bob Harris Jingle
The Strawberry Fields Forever (Take 1)
Michael Chapman After All This Time
The Beatles STRAWBERRY FIELDS FOREVER (Take 7/ edit)
Jimmy Smith Organ Grinders Swing