Familiar Songs - Their Authors & Histories

300 traditional songs, inc sheet music with full piano accompaniment & lyrics.

Home Main Menu Singing & Playing Order & Order Info Support Search Voucher Codes



Share page  Visit Us On FB

Previous Contents Next
J
CONTENTS.                                                                            '*
Author.                          Composer.                    Page
Let Erin remember................................Moore.............Old air...........  224
Days of Absence...................................Rousseau...........Rousseau..........   226
Erin, the tear.....................................Moore............ Old air............   227
0, say not that my heart is cold.................Wolfe............: Old air............   228
Twilight Dews.....................................Moore.............Moore............   229
Stars of the summer night..........................Longfellow.'........Pease..............   230
My life is like the summer rose....................Wilde.............Thibault..........   235
Love not..........................................Norton.............Blockley...........   236
Come, play me that simple air......................Moore.............Labitzky...........   237
Love's Young Dream...............................Moore.............Old air............   238
When the night-wind bewaileth....................Sargent...........Dempster .........   240
Eileen Aroon......................................Griffin............Old air............   241
Go, forget me !....................................Wolfe............Mozart...........   243
The Focr-Leaved Shamrock........................Lover.............Lover........ ....   244
The Lass of Richmond Hill.........................McNally.......... Hook..............   246
The Lass o' Gowrie. . .............................Reid..............Scotch air..........   248
Had I a heart for falsehood framed...............Sheridan. .. ......Irish air...........   249
The Young May Moon___...........................Moore.............Irish air...........   250
Love's Kitornella..................................Planche............Cooke.............   251
Down the burn....................................Crawford..........Maigh.............   253
When the kye comes hame........................ .Hogg..............Scotch air..........   255
When stars are in the quiet skies..................Bulwer............Anonymous.........   258
Kitty Neil.........................................Waller.............Irish air...........   259
Ply not yet.......................................Moore............ Irish air...........   260
Too late I stayed..................................Spencer............Irish air...........   262
"'TIS midnight hour..................................Anonymous........Anonymous........   263
Roslin Castle......................................Hewit.............Scotch air..........   264
County Guy........................................Scott..............Mozart............   266
'The meeting of the waters.........................Moore.............Irish air...........   267
For the sake o' somebody...........................Burns.............Scotch air..........   268
Maid of Athens....................................Byron......... ... .Nathan............   269
O Nannie, wilt thou gang wi' me ?..................Percy.............Carter............   272
Near the lake....................................Morris............Horn..............   274
Blue-eyed Mary....................................Anonymous........German air........   275
The Rose that all are praising....................Bayly............Loder.............   276
'Twere vain to tell thee all I feel................Wade.............Swiss air..........   277
The Carrier Pigeon................................Percival........... Moron............   278
The Blue Juniata..................................Sullivan...........Sullivan...........   279
What will you do, love?..........................Lover.............Lover..............   280
She wore a wreath of roses........................Bayly.............Knight............   281
I'll hang my harp on a willow tree...............Anonymous........Guernsey..........   284
The Indian's Death-Song............................Hunter............Anonymous........   285
O boys, carry me 'long.............................Foster........... Foster.............   286
Massa's in de cold, cold ground....................Foster........... Foster..........   287
SONGS OF HOPELESS LOVE. A uld Robin Gray.....................,............Barnard...........Leeves............. 291
'TiS SAID THAT ABSENCE CONQUERS LOVE...............ThomOS...........ThomOS............ 296
Marion Moore....................................Clark ............Clark.............   297
The Mistletoe Bough...............................Bayly.............Bayly.............   299
Allan Water......................................Lewis.............Horn..............   300
Mary of the Wild Moor...........................Turner ...........Turner............   303
What ails this heart o' mine ?......................Blamire...........Old air............   304
When other friends are round thee................Morris............Anonymous.........   305








E-Book - An Annotated Compendium of Old Time American Songs by James Alverson III