Shirley Collins Photograph Katie Vandyck

"Shirley Collins is without doubt one of
England's greatest cultural treasures"


Billy Bragg

For As Many As Will

Issued on LP record in 1978, re-issued on CD in 1994 and 2011.

Shirley and Dolly's last album, with contributions from Barry Dransfield and Philip Pickett, among others.

  • Lancashire Lass
  • Never Again*
  • Lord Allenwater
  • Beggar's Opera Medley:
    • Can Love Be Control'd By Advice?
    • O Polly You Might Have Toy'd And Kist
    • O What Pain It Is To Part
    • The Miser Thus A Shilling Sees
    • Youth's A Season Made For Joys
    • Hither, Dear Husband, Turn Your Eyes
  • The Blacksmith Courted Me
  • Gilderoy
  • Rockley Firs/Sweet Jenny Jones
  • German Tune
  • The Moon Shines Bright
  • Harvest Home Medley:
    • Peas, Beans, Oats And The Barley
    • The Mistress's Health
    • Poor Tom

    Italicized track is instrumental 

All tracks trad arr Collins (Topic Music) except:

* Richard Thompson (Bee Bee Music)

Additional musicians:

Dolly Collins, Barry Dransfield,Tony Engle,Philip Pickett, Michael Gregory,Paul Nieman