By Ronald Herder
Wonderful compendium of entire lyrics for recognized people songs, hymns and spirituals, nursery songs, well known and express tunes, and so on. contains Oh Susanna, The conflict Hymn of the Republic, Shenandoah, Swing Low, candy Chariot, an exquisite woman is sort of a Melody, hundreds and hundreds extra. essential for singalongs, events, relatives get-togethers, and so on.
Read or Download 500 Best-Loved Song Lyrics PDF
Similar forms & genres books
Classical track permeates glossy lifestyles no matter if within the grocery shop, on public radio, on carry at the phone, or in conventional orchestral settings. In her provocative and groundbreaking learn, Melanie Lowe explores why the general public instrumental track of late-18th-century Europe has remained available, exciting, and exceptionally pleasing to this sort of number of listeners for almost 250 years.
From Yakima, Washington, to the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Donald Peck's trip as a flutist has been awesome. right here, Peck deals an insider's view of the interior workings of 1 of the main prestigious orchestras within the nation. Peck, like many artists, didn't choose his course voluntarily, yet relatively permit destiny lead him to a occupation in song.
Choral Repertoire is the definitive and entire one-volume presentation of the canon of the Western choral culture. Designed for working towards conductors and administrators, scholars and academics of choral tune, beginner singers, students, and vocal fanatics, it really is an account of the total choral output of the main major composers of this style all through heritage.
Hiller's Treatise on Vocal functionality and Ornamentation used to be released in Germany in 1780 and is a vital guide on vocal strategy and function within the eighteenth century. This current version, translated with an creation and wide statement via musicologist Suzanne J. Beicken, makes the treatise on hand for the 1st time in English.
- Mass in B Minor in Full Score
- After Beethoven: The Imperative of Originality in the Symphony
- Choral music by African-American composers: a selected, annotated bibliography
- Five Operas and a Symphony: Word and Music in Russian Culture (Russian Literature and Thought Series)
Extra info for 500 Best-Loved Song Lyrics
For ’tis love, and love alone, the world is seeking; And ’tis love, and love alone, that can repay! ’Tis the answer, ’tis the end and all of living, For it is love alone that rules for aye! For ’tis love, and love alone, the world is seeking; For ’tis love, and love alone, that can repay! ’Tis the answer, ’tis the end and all of living, For it is love alone that rules for aye! Ah! Vous Dirai-je, Maman FRENCH FOLK SONG (same melody as “Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star”) Ah! vous dirai-je, Maman, Ce qui cause mon tourment!
GILBERT / M: SIR ARTHUR SULLIVAN ’Way Down Yonder in New Orleans - W & M: HENRY CREAMER & J. ] M: LUTHER ORLANDO EMERSON (1862) The Wearing of the Green - W: DION BOUCICAULT / M: “an Irish Ballad of 1798” We Gather Together (Prayer of Thanksgiving) Were You There? - SPIRITUAL We Three Kings of Orient Are - W & M: JOHN HENRY HOPKINS, JR. (ca. ) What Child Is This? - W: WILLIAM C. DIX / M: “GREENSLEEVES” When Irish Eyes Are Smiling - W: CHAUNCEY OLCOTT & GEORGE GRAFF JR. M: ERNEST R. BALL (1912) When I Saw Sweet Nellie Home - W & M: JOHN FLETCHER (1859) When I Was a Lad - W: W.
So the way lines are typeset in this collection, and how they are punctuated, is our responsibility—or fault—depending on how you feel about such things. A word, finally, about completeness. Many a folk song defies completeness in any forum short of a doctoral dissertation. There are endless verses in countless variants. Narratives of the roaming cowboy or the roving young lover seem to go on and on into a meandering eternity. ” Ronald Herder Table of Contents Title Page DOVER MUSICAL ARCHIVES Copyright Page NOTE The Aba Daba Honeymoon - W&M: ARTHUR FIELDS & WALTER DONOVAN (1914) Abide with Me - W: HENRY F.