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Early one morning

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traditional English
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Early one morning is widely dispersed and was to become especially popular in schools but its first publication is considered to be in William Chappell’s National English Airs (1840), the editor believing that the tune bore some relationship to ‘a hornpipe that was formerly played at the theatres’.

from notes by Andrew Plant © 2019

Recordings

Britten: Complete Folk Song Arrangements
CDA66941/22CDs Archive Service
Parry: The Hours - Choral Music by Ben Parry
Studio Master: SIGCD629Download onlyStudio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
The last rose of summer
Studio Master: SIGCD598Download onlyStudio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available

Details

Track 26 on CDA66941/2 CD1 [2'50] 2CDs Archive Service
Track 13 on SIGCD598 [3'13] Download only
Track 2 on SIGCD629 [2'50] Download only

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