Blind Girl, Sheet Music 02, Copy
 

Citation

“Blind Girl, Sheet Music 02, Copy,” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed January 22, 2022, https://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/31397.


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Title

Blind Girl, Sheet Music 02, Copy

Description

One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in carbon on the front side and in pencil on the reverse side. The document was removed from a bound volume. The document is in good physical condition. The document was laminated. There is significant fraying along the left edge. There are two moderate tears at the lower right edge. There is a handwritten check mark to the lower right of the song's music notations. The document "The Last Fierce Charge," Sheet Music 03 is written on the lower half of the front side. The documents "The Little Black Mustache," Sheet Music 02 and "The Lone Prairie," Sheet Music are on the reverse side.

Subject

Ballads, English Blind children -- Songs and music Remarriage -- Songs and music Death -- Songs and music

Alternative Title

Blind Girl's Prayer

Publisher

W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University

Date Created

7/7/2008

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

The Blind Girl

They tell me Father, that tonight you wed another
bride. That you will clasp her in your arms where
my dear mother died.

Classification Title

Blind Girl, Sheet Music 02, Copy

Document Title

The Blind Girl

Scholarly Classification

Brown, Older Ballads - 149 Randolph, 724

Dimensions - Original

173 mm x 211 mm

Upload Date

2013-10-22

File name

113_BlindGirl_Sheet_02_copy

Transcription Date

2008-07-07

Transcribed By

Paul L. Robertson

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