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Linstead Market

Info This song is in the Jamaican mento genre (not Calypso) (source).This is about a woman going to market trying to sell her fruit, but having no success. I omitted the verses about the woman’s children going hungry. Lyrics (Jamaican ...

Thanksgiving Round

Lyrics (Composer unknown) Now the farmer sows his field,Its increase soon the ground will yield. Now the fields are bright and green,The yellow corn will soon be seen. Now the reapers’ sickles ring,And harvest home they gladly sing. See also ...

Bjørnen sover

Lyrics (Norwegian folk song) Bjørnen sover, bjørnen sover,i sitt lune hi.Den er ikke farlig, bare vi går varlig.Men man kan jo, men man kan jo,aldri være trygg! English Translation – The bear is sleeping The bear is sleeping, the bear is sleeping,in ...

Countermelodies & Ostinati

Songs with Countermelodies / Duets A Pumpkin Acadian Lullaby Amazing Grace Bjørnen sover Cindy Did You Go to the Barney Doctor Foster Down in the Valley Down the Ohio Drill Ye Tarriers Dry Bones Early to Bed Easter Fruit Bending ...

Love, Love

Lyrics (Folk song) Love, love, love, love.Christians, this is your call.Love your neighbor as yourself,For God loves us all. See also Subject: Christian Harmony: rounds Meter: 4 Scale: hexatonic Tones: l,t,drms Source: Wee Sing Bible Songs, Pamela Beall and Susan Nipp, 1992 ...

The Kine are Homeward Going

Lyrics The kine [cows], the kine are homeward going,Where o’er the ford the stream is flowing,They drink and wander onward, lowing. Kine = plural of cow See also Subject: cows Harmony: canons / chords I & IV Meter: 3 Scale: hexachord ...

Sandy McNab

Lyrics (Folk song) There was an old fellow named Sandy McNab,Who had for his supper a very fine crab,And had to be carried home in a cab. Recorder Notes D, G, A, B, C, D’ See also Harmony: canons / Orff arrangements ...

Under the Spreading Chestnut Tree

Lyrics (Folk song) Under the spreading chestnut tree There we sit both you and me Oh how happy we will be Under the spreading chestnut tree. See also Subject: trees Harmony: rounds / chords I, IV, V Meter: 4 Scale: ...

De bezem (The Broom)

Lyrics – Dutch (Folk song from The Netherlands) De bezem, de bezemwat doe je ermee, wat doe je ermee?Je veegt ermee, je veegt ermeede vloer, de vloer. English Translation The broom, the broom,what do you with it, what do you ...

Pray God Bless

Lyrics Pray God blessAll friends hereA merry merry ChristmasAnd a Happy New Year Recorder Notes D, G, A, B, C, D’ See also Subjects: Christmas / Hanukkah Harmony: rounds / Orff arrangements / chords I & V / chords I, IV, ...
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