Folk Songs of England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales - Cole, William, ed.


 

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This superb book contains over 100 folk / traditional songs from the British Isles, arranged for solo voice + piano accompaniment + chord indications by William Cole & Norman Monath: they are categorised into the 4 countries of origin & beautifully illustrated by Edward Ardizzione. English lyrics only, + English-phonetics of Welsh & Gaelic lyrics - NB no original Welsh or Gaelic texts included. Set for Trinity Examinations 2018-21 Grade 2 (Group C: Ash Grove, The), Grade 3 (Group C: Charlie is my Darling or Greensleeves or Ye Banks and Braes) and Grade 4 (Group B: My Love is like a Red, Red Rose).

All Through the Night (Ar Hyd y Nos): G (d'-e'') - Trad. Welsh

Allan Water: G (b-d") - Lewis

Ash Grove, The (Llwyn Onn): G (c'–e") - Trad. Welsh

Awa', Whigs, Awa': C (c'-g") - Trad. Scottish

Baloo Baleerie: F (f'-d") - Trad. Scottish

Banks of the Roses, The: D (d'-d") - Trad. Irish (Limerick)

Banks of the Sweet Primroses, The: F (c'-d") - Trad. English

Bard of Armagh, The: F (c'-d") - Trad. Irish

Bells of Aberdovey / Clychau Aberdyfi: G (d'-g") - Dibden & Jordan

Bendemeer's Stream (Mountains of Mourne, The): G (d'-d") - Trad. Irish attrib. Moore

Blow the Wind Southerly: Ab (c'-f") - Trad. English (Northumbria)

Blue Bells of Scotland, The: C (c'-c") - Trad. Scottish

Bold Fenian Men, The (Down by the Glenside): E minor (d'-e") - Kearney

Buttercup Joe: F (c'-d") - Trad. English (Sussex)

Can ye Sew Cushions?: Eb (bb-eb") - Trad. Scottish

Charlie is my Darling: B minor (b-e") - Trad. Scottish

Cherry Tree Carol, The: F (c'-d") - Trad. English

Cock Robin: G (d'-d") - Trad. English

Corn Rigs are Bonnie, The: G (d'-e") - Trad. Scottish

Counting the Goats (Cyfri'r Geifr): F (e'-d") - Trad. Welsh

Croppy Boy, The: G (c'-d") - Trad. Irish

Cruiskeen Lawn, The (Little Full Jug, The): E minor (b-e") - Trad. Irish

Cuckoo Dear (Gwcw Fach, Y): C minor (c'-eb") - Trad. Welsh

David of the White Rock (Dafydd y Garreg Wen): E minor (b-e") - Trad. Welsh

Died for Love: D minor (d'-d") - Trad. English

Dove, The (Deryn Pur, Y): D (b-d") - Trad. Welsh

Down by the Salley Gardens: D (d'-e") - Trad. Irish

Early One Morning: Eb (bb-eb") - Trad. English

Eriskay Love Lilt, An (When I'm Lonely, Dear White Heart): G (d'-e") - Trad. Scottish (Hebrides)

Fairest Gwen (Mentra, Gwen): G (d'-e'') - Trad. Welsh

Farewell! But whenever you welcome the Hour: Eb (bb-eb") - Trad. Irish arr. Moore

Flow Gently, Sweet Afton (Afton Water): G (d'-e") - Trad. Scottish

Gently, Johnny, My Jingalo: G (d'-d") - Trad. English

Green Bushes, The: G (d'-e") - Trad. English / Irish

Green Grow the Rashes, O: Eb (c'-f") - Trad. Scottish

Greensleeves: E minor (b-d") - Trad. English (attrib. Henry VIII)

Hares on the Mountain: Eb (bb-eb") - Trad. English

Highland Lad my Love was Born, A (White Cockade, The): C (c'-e") - Trad. Scottish

Ho Ro my Nut-Brown Maiden: G (d'-e") - Trad. Scottish

I Wish I Had the Shepherd's Lamb: G (c'-e") - Trad. Irish

Idle Days in Summertime (Bugeilio'r Gwenith Gwyn): D (c#'-e") - Trad. Welsh

I'm Seventeen Come Sunday: E minor (d'-e") - Trad. English

Is there for Honest Poverty (Man's a Man for A' That, A): G (d'-e") - Trad. Scottish

John O'Dwyer of the Glen: G (b-f#") - Trad. Irish

Joy upon thy Bright Cheek Dances (Hob y Deri Dando): G (d'-e'') - Trad. Welsh

Kevin Barry: C (c'-e") - Trad. Irish

Kilgary Mountain (There's Whiskey in the Jar): C (c'-c") - Trad. Irish

Kind Old Man, The (Hen Wr Mwyn, Yr): G minor (f'-d") - Trad. Welsh

Lark in the Clear Air, The: G (c'-e") - Trad. Irish

Lavender's Blue: D (d'-d") - Trad. English

Leezie Lindsay: D (d'-d") - Trad. Scottish

Let Erin Remember the Days of Old (Red Fox, The): Eb (bb-eb") - Trad. Irish

Lilli Burlero: D (c#'-d") - Trad. Irish

Little Red Fox, The (An Maidrin Ruddh): C (c'-c") - Trad. Irish

Little Saucepan (Sospan Fach): G minor (d'-eb") - Trad. Welsh

Lullaby (Suo Gan): D (d'-d") - Trad. Welsh

May Day Carol, A: C (b-e") - Trad. English

Megan's Fair Daughter (Merch Megan): C minor (bb-eb") - Trad. Welsh

Men of Harlech (Rhyfelgyrch Gwyr Harlech): G (d'-e'') - Trad. Welsh

Molly Brannigan: F (c'-f£) - Trad. Irish

Monday, Tuesday (Dia Luain, Dia Mairt): G (d'-e") - Trad. Irish

Mrs. Macgrath: G (b-d") - Trad. Irish

My Boy Willie: G (d'-e") - Trad. English

My Love is Like a Red, Red Rose: A (a–e") - Trad. Scottish

O No, John!: G (d'-d") - Trad. English

O Waly, Waly (Water is Wide, The): G (d'-d") - Trad. English

Oak and the Ash, The: E minor (b-d") - Trad. English

O'Donnell Aboo: C (c'-e") - McCann

Oft in the Stilly Night: G (d'-") - Trad. Irish arr. Moore

Oh Rowan Tree: D (d'-d") - Nairne

On Ilkla Moor Baht'at: C (c'-e") - Trad. English (Yorkshire)

Over the Mountains: G (d'-d") - Trad. English

Over the Stone (Tros y Garreg): E minor (b-e") - Trad. Welsh

Parting Glass, The: E minor (d'-e") - Trad. Irish

Piper O' Dundee, The: G minor (d'-eb") - Trad. Scottish

Rise, Rise, Thou Merry Lark (Codiad yr Hedydd): C (e'-e'') - Trad. Welsh

Road to the Isles, The: G (c'-d") - Trad. Scottish (Hebrides)

Robin Adair: G (d'-d") - Trad. Scottish / Irish

Robin Redbreast (Robin Goch): G minor (d'-d") - Trad. Welsh

Scots wha ha'e wi' Wallace Bled: G (b-d") - Trad. Scottish

She Moved Through the Fair: D (c'-d") - Trad. Irish arr. Hughes

Shule Aroon - Come O Love Version I: C (c'-c") - Trad. Irish

Shule Aroon - Come O Love Version II: F (c'-d") - Trad. Irish

Three Ravens, The: E minor (b-d") - Trad. English

Time I've Lost in Wooing, The: D (c#'-d") - Trad. Irish arr. Moore

Tis Pretty to be in Ballinderry: D (d'-d") - Trad. Irish

To See Swainson (Hefo Deio i Dywyn): E minor (b-e") - Trad. Welsh

To the Beggin' I will go: Eb (bb-c") - Trad. Scottish (Aberdeen)

Trees are Getting High, The: G (c'-e") - Trad. English

Turn Ye to Me: F (c'-f") - Trad. Scottish

Two Maidens Went Milking One Day: F (c'-f") - Trad. English

Wae's Me for Prince Charlie: G (d'-e") - Glen

Wark o' the Weavers, The: Ab (c'-db") - Trad. Scottish

Wearing of the Green, The (Rising of the Moon, The): Eb (eb'-eb") - Trad. Irish

Weaving Lilt: F (c'-d") - Trad. Scottish (Hebrides)

Weel May the Keel Row: F (c'-f") - Trad. English (Northumbria)

Welsh National Anthem (Hen Wlad Fy Nhadau): Eb (d'-eb") - James

Whack Fol the Diddle: C (c'-d") - Kearney

When Cockleshells Turn Silverbells (O Waly, Waly): F (c'-d") - Trad. English

When Pat Came Over the Hill (Whistling Thief, The): Eb (c'-eb") - Lover

Will Ye No' Come Back Again?: Eb (bb-eb") - Trad. Scottish

Ye Banks and Braes O' Bonnie Doon: G (d'-e") - Trad. Scottish

Tags: Singing Grade 3; Singing Grade 4