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2.70 | 31 ratings | 1 reviews | 13% 5 stars

Good, but non-essential

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Studio Album, released in 2017

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. In The Past (Living In The Past) (4:10)
2. Sossity Waiting (Sossity: You're A Woman / Reasons For Waiting) (4:45)
3. Bungle (Bungle In The Jungle) (3:49)
4. Ring Out These Bells (Ring Out, Solstice Bells) (3:56)
5. Farm, The Fourway (Farm On The Freeway) (3:44)
6. We Used To Bach (We Used To Know / Bach Prelude C Maj) (4:54)
7. Velvet Gold (Velvet Green) (4:06)
8. Pass The Bottle (A Christmas Song) (3:02)
9. Loco (Locomotive Breath) (4:33)
10. Only The Giving (Wond'ring Aloud) (1:58)
11. Songs And Horses (Songs From The Wood / Heavy Horses) (3:53)
12. Aquafugue (Aqualung) (5:13)

Total time 48:03

Line-up / Musicians

- Ian Anderson / flute, acoustic guitar, mandolin, vocals, producer

- John O'Hara / piano, celeste, string arrangements, orchestration & conducting
Carducci Quartet:
- Matthew Denton / violin
- Michelle Fleming / violin
- Eoin Schmidt-Martin / viola
- Emma Denton / cello

Releases information

Recorded at Worcester Cathedral and St Kenelm's Church, Sapperton, Gloucestershire, UK

Artwork: Carl Glover and James Anderson with Alex Pavlou (photo)

CD BMG ‎- 538257472 (2017, Europe)

2xLP BMG ‎- 53827530 (2017, Europe)

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IAN ANDERSON Jethro Tull - The String Quartets ratings distribution

(31 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(13%)
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(10%)
Good, but non-essential (42%)
Collectors/fans only (26%)
Poor. Only for completionists (10%)

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2 stars Did we really need this? Maybe; but then again, probably not. I was intrigued a little...just a little. So I bought the CD thinking that I can listen to a string quartet arrangement of some Tull classics without too much input from Mr wrong I was. You would think that Ian would l ... (read more)

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