Old songs and singing games

Format: Music Score 1972
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor - Music - Open Stacks M1629.C48 O4 1972
Location  CLP - Main Library
Collection  Second Floor - Music - Open Stacks
Call Number  M1629.C48 O4 1972
"Go Tell Aunt Rhody," "Frog Went A-Courting," "Cocky Robin" and 18 others from Appalachia. All standard verses are given. 4 diagrams.
Go tell Aunt Rhody
Cocky Robin
Frog went a-courting
The oakum in the woods
Ground hog
The good old man
The miller's three sons
The cambric shirt
The Mary Golden Tree
The farmer's curst wife
The twelve days of Christmas
The blessings of Mary
The Hebrew children
O gentle Savior
The farmer's in the dell
Oats and beans
Draw a bucket of water
The noble Duke of York
O Belinda
Weevily wheat
The bear went over the mountain.

Additional Information
Subjects Folk songs, English -- United States.
Children's songs, English -- United States.
Singing games -- United States.
Publisher New York :Dover Publications,1972
Contributors Chase, Richard, 1904-1988, editor.
Language English
Notes Unacc. melodies; includes notes on the songs and directions for the games.
Shape-note notation.
"An unabridged republication of the work originally published by the University of North Carolina Press at Chapel Hill in 1938. A brief list of folk song publications ... has been omitted."
Description xii, 49 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
ISBN 0486228797
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