All Among the Wool


 

 

THE AUSTRALIAN LEGEND

ALL AMONG THE WOOL

 


Australia’s ‘Golden Fleece’ . . . an age that produced more folk songs and poems than any other period in our history. The shearers led a colourful life, and their songs were just as colourful. “Click Go the Shears” . The Flash Shearer” and similar songs help capture the feeling of the sheds.

The songs included in the program are:

Flash Jack from Gundagai – Declan sings and plays banjo
At Each Gate (Lachlan Tigers) – Declan sings and plays banjo
Click Go The Shears – Declan sings and plays guitar
Shearer’s Dream – Declan sings and plays guitar

Another Fall of Rain – Declan sings and plays banjo
Traveling Down the Castlereagh (A Bushman’s Song) – Declan sings and plays guitar
One of the Has-beens – Declan sings and plays guitar