Earl Brand, Sheet Music 08
 

Citation

“Earl Brand, Sheet Music 08,” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed January 20, 2022, https://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/31494.


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Title

Earl Brand, Sheet Music 08

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 Ballads, Scots Courtship -- Songs and Music Family Violence -- Songs and Music

Alternative Title

Sweet William and Ellen. The Bold Soldier. Earl Bran. The Seven Brothers. Lord Douglas. Sweet William. The Seven Sleepers. Rise Ye Up. Lord Loving. Sweet Willie. Lady Margaret. Lord William and Lady Margaret. Fair Ellender. As He Rode Up to the Old Man's Gate. Sir William and Fair Ellendor. The Douglas Tragedy. The Seven King Sons

Publisher

W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University

Date Created

5/15/2007

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

Sweet William and Fair Ellen


Sweet William rode up to the old man's gate, and boldly he did say, "The

youngest daughter she must stay at home, but the oldest I'll take away."

Classification Title

Earl Brand, Sheet Music 08

Document Title

Sweet William and Fair Ellen

Scholarly Classification

Child, 7 Brown, Older Ballads - Mostly British - 3 Laws, M 27 Cox, 2 Combs, 3 Warner, 79 Sharp, 4

Dimensions - Original

190 mm x 80 mm

Upload Date

2013-09-26

File name

113_EarlBrand_Sheet_08

Transcription Date

2008-11-04

Transcribed By

Paul L. Robertson

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