The Black Balloon - John Renbourn
Track Listing
  1. Moon Shines Bright
  2. The English Dance
  3. Bourrée I and II
  4. Medley: The Mist Covered Mountains of Home/The Orphan/Tarboulton
  5. The Pelican
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  1. Moon Shines Bright
  2. The English Dance
  3. Bourrée I and II
  4. Medley: The Mist Covered Mountains of Home/The Orphan/Tarboulton
  5. The Pelican
  6. The Black Balloon
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The Black Balloon is one of John Renbourn's instrumental guitar albums. He gives a classical feel to the tracks on the first side, taking "The English Dance" at an appropriately quick speed and displaying some fast, intricate playing on "Bourée I and II." The lengthy medley of "The Mist Covered Mountains of Home," "The Orphan," and "Tarboulton" introduces his frequent supporting musician Tony Roberts on flute, with Stuart Gordon adding tabla on the final section for a sound reminiscent of the John Renbourn Group projects. ...

The Black Balloon 1990, Shanachie Records

UPC: 016351970923

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