John Reilley, Sheet Music 04, Copy
 


Citation

“John Reilley, Sheet Music 04, Copy,” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed February 4, 2023, https://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/31630.


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Title

John Reilley, Sheet Music 04, Copy

Description

This item is part of the I. G. Greer Folksong Collection which consists of more than 300 individual song titles and their variants as collected by Isaac Garfield Greer (1881-1967) from informants, primarily in Ashe, Wilkes and Watauga counties. The collection includes manuscripts, typescript transcriptions produced by Dr. Greer’s clerical staff, and handwritten musical notations. Songs range from traditional Child Ballads, traditional English and Scottish ballads as well as their American variants, to 19th century popular music to musical compositions of local origin.

Subject

Ballads, English
Courtship--Songs and music
Love--Songs and music
Homecoming--Songs and music
Sailors--Songs and music

Alternative Title

John Reilly, George Reilly, John Riley, John Riley's Courtship, George Riley, The Constant Damse

Publisher

W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University

Contributor

Greer, I. G. (Isaac Garfield), 1881-1967

Format

PDF
Notated music

Language

English

Transcription

(4)
see (3)

John Reiley

As I walked out one morning early all for to take the sweet morning air,
T'was there I spied a young Irish lady who seemed to me like diamonds fair.

Scholarly Classification

Brown, Older Ballads - Mostly British - 93 Randolph, 56 Cox, 95

File name

113_JohnReilley_Sheet_04_copy

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