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Complete Folksong Arrangements

61 Songs for High Voice

Complete Folksong Arrangements

61 Songs for High Voice

Series: Boosey & Hawkes Voice Publisher: Boosey & Hawkes Composer: Benjamin Britten Editor: Richard Walters

This landmark publication includes 61 songs, combining the contents of the seven published books of Britten folksong arrangements in High and Low Voice editions. Some of the songs have never before been transposed. The songs of Volume 6, for voice and guitar, have been transcribed for voice and piano for this edition.

“Editor Richard Walters has done a splendid job of bringing this collection to publication, not only assembling the material but also writing an excellent, informative, and thought provoking Preface that gives insight into Britten's work...Having all these songs together in one volume is a real boon to voice teachers and students alike, not to mention accompanists...All music libraries and voice studios will want to own this collection.”--Journal of Singing

  • The Ash Grove
  • At the mid hour of night
  • Avenging and bright
  • Bird Scarer's Song
  • Bonny at morn (1976)
  • Bonny at morn (volume 6)
  • The Bonny Earl o' Moray
  • The Brisk Young Widow
  • Ca' the yowes
  • Come you not from Newcastle?
  • The Crocodile
  • David of the White Rock
  • The Deaf Woman's Courtship
  • Dear harp of my country
  • Dink's Song
  • Early one morning
  • Eho! Eho!
  • The False Knight upon the Road
  • Fileuse
  • The Foggy, Foggy Dew
  • Greensleeves
  • The Holly and the Ivy
  • How sweet the answer
  • I was lonely and forlorn
  • I will give my love an apple
  • I wonder as I wander
  • Il est quelqu'en sur terre
  • La belle est au jardin d'amour
  • La Noel passee
  • The last rose of summer
  • Le roi s'en va-t'en chasse
  • Lemady
  • The Lincolnshire Poacher
  • Little Sir William
  • Lord! I married me a wife
  • Master Kilby
  • The Miller of Dee
  • The Minstrel Boy
  • O can ye sew cushions
  • O the sight entrancing
  • O Waly, Waly
  • Oft in the stilly night
  • Oliver Cromwell
  • The Plough Boy
  • Pray goody
  • Quand j'etais chez mon pere
  • Rich and rare
  • Sail on, sail on
  • Sailor-boy
  • The Salley Gardens
  • Sally in our alley
  • She's like the swallow
  • The Shooting of His Dear
  • The Soldier and the Sailor
  • Soldier, won't you marry me?
  • The Stream in the Valley
  • Sweet Polly Oliver
  • There's none to soothe
  • Tom Bowling
  • The trees they grow so high
  • Voici le printemps
  • Vocal

$29.99 (US) Inventory #HL 48018781 ISBN: 9781423421566 UPC: 073999234619 Publisher Code: M051933747 Width: 9.0" Length: 12.0" 264 pages

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