Billy Grimes the Drover, Sheet Music 03
 


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“Billy Grimes the Drover, Sheet Music 03,” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed May 16, 2022, https://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/31389.


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Title

Billy Grimes the Drover, Sheet Music 03

Description

One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in black ink on the front side. The document is in good physical condition. The document has pad perforations along the top edge. The document was laminated. The lower left edge was folded into the laminate. There is a a paper clip rust stain at the top left corner.

Subject

Ballads, English Courtship -- Songs and music Avarice -- Songs and music

Alternative Title

Billy Grimes, Billie Grimes, the Drover

Publisher

W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University

Date Created

4/27/2007

Contributor

I. G. Greer

Rights

The images and audio files contained in the "So Mote It Ever Be: The Folksong Heritage of North Carolina's Northern Blue Ridge Mountains" collection are available for free personal, non-commercial, and educational use, provided that proper citation is used (e.g. I. G. Greer/W. Amos Abrams Manuscript Files Series, Folksong Files Subseries. W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection. Special Collections. Appalachian State University, Boone, NC). Any commercial use of the materials without the written permission of Appalachian State University is strictly prohibited. Please contact the Appalachian State University W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection with specific questions or with requests for further information.

Format

pdf

Language

Musical notation, English
English

Type

Sheet music

Transcription

Billy Grimes, The Drover.

To morrow morn I'm sweet sixteen, and Billy Grimes the
rover has popped the question to me Ma, and wants to be my
lover, To morrow morn he says Mamma, he's
coming bright and early, To take a pleasant trip with me a-
cross the fields of barley.

Classification Title

Billy Grimes the Drover, Sheet Music 03

Document Title

Billy Grimes, the Drover

Scholarly Classification

Brown, Older Ballads - Mostly British - 193

Dimensions - Original

171 mm x 239 mm

Upload Date

2013-10-22

File name

113_BillyGrimesTheDrover_Sheet_03

Transcription Date

2008-05-19

Transcribed By

Paul L. Robertson

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