Billy Grimes the Drover, Sheet Music 06
 


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“Billy Grimes the Drover, Sheet Music 06,” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed May 16, 2022, https://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/31391.


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Title

Billy Grimes the Drover, Sheet Music 06

Description

One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in pencil on the front side. The document is in good physical condition. The document was laminated. There are paper clip rust stains at the upper left corner. There is a handwritten check mark at the lower right 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 06

Document Title

Billy Grimes, the Drover

Scholarly Classification

Brown, Older Ballads - Mostly British - 193

Dimensions - Original

188 mm x 175 mm

Upload Date

2013-10-22

File name

113_BillyGrimesTheDrover_Sheet_06

Transcription Date

2008-05-19

Transcribed By

Paul L. Robertson

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