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Author Hughes, Herbert, 1882-1937.

Title Irish country songs / edited, arranged, and for the most part collected by Herbert Hughes.

Imprint London ; New York : Boosey, c1909-c1936.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Special Collections Browning  783.242 H874i 1909  v.1    ---  Lib Use Only
Description 4 v. ; 28 cm.
Note For voice and piano.
Contents VOLUME 1: The verdant braes of Skreen (Derry) -- Reynardine (Donegal) -- The weaver's daughter (Donegal) -- When through life unblest we rove (Old air) -- The next market day (Ulster) -- My love, oh she is my love (South Irish) -- I know where I'm goin' (Antrim) -- Slow by the shadows (Donegal) -- The little rose of Garten (Donegal) -- A ballynure ballad (Antrim) -- The maids of Mourne Shore: Down by the sally gardens -- The bonny wee mare (Donegal) -- She moved through the fair (Donegal) -- You couldn't stop a lover (Donegal) -- An island spinning song (Innismurry) -- The fanaid grove (Donegal) -- B for Barney (Antrim) -- The lover's curse (Donegal) -- I wish I had the shepherd's lamb (Glens of Antrim) -- Must I go bound (Derry) -- I know my love (West Irish) -- The Gartan mother's lullaby (Donegal)
VOLUME 2: The bard of Armagh (County Tyrone) -- Dobbin's flowery vale (County Armagh) -- Monday, Tuesday (Southern counties) -- The airy bachelor (County Donegal) -- Kathleen O'More -- The magpie's nest (Dublin) -- Cruckhaun Finn (County Derry) -- The slaney side (County Kerry) -- Draherin-o-Machree -- I will walk with my love (Dublin) -- The maid with the bonny brown hair (County Donegal) -- Norah O'Neale (County Derry) -- The light of the moon (County Derry) -- The lowlands of Holland (County Derry) -- Skibbereen (County Tyrone) -- The county of Mayo -- The bonny bunch of roses (Tyrone version) -- A good roarin' fire (County Derry) -- The cork leg (Tyrone version) -- The dark-haired girl (County Dublin)
VOLUME 3: The leprehaun / P.W. Joyce -- Rich and rare / T. Moore -- I'm not myself at all / S. Lover -- Roisin Dubh = Little black rose / T. Furlong (from the Irish) -- The gallows tree (Traditional) -- The red-haired man's wife / K. Tynan -- Shula Agra (Traditional) -- The Drinaun Donn = The brown thorn / D.F. McCarthy -- An Irish elegy / T. Moore -- Savourneen deelish / G. Colman the younger -- Oh, breathe not his name / T. Moore -- Johnny, I hardly knew ye! (Traditional)
VOLUME 4: Lovely Mollie -- I'm a decent good Irish body -- The star of the county down -- Oh father, father, build me a boat -- I have a bonnet trimmed with blue -- She lived beside the anner -- Where the grass grows green -- The Fenians of Cahirciveen -- Oh, Limerick is beautiful -- The bold tenant farmer -- The dear Irish boy -- The old turf fire -- The hounds of Filemore -- My blue eyed mountain queen -- The black ribbon-band -- My brown-haired boy = My Buachaillin Donn -- My bonny labouring boy -- A young maid stood in her father's garden -- Tigaree torum orum -- Johnny Doyle -- I'm in arrears -- The Philippine soldier -- Innisfree -- Green grows the laurel -- The top of Inny's side -- The little black rose -- The Dingle puck-goat.
Form Digitized version available online via the Sibley Music Library, Eastman School of Music.
Subject Folk songs, English -- Ireland.
Music No. H.6116 Boosey
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