Songs of Cornwall
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Songs of Cornwall by Kenneth Pelmear

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Published by Hyperion Books .
Written in English


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Number of Pages14
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Open LibraryOL11919168M
ISBN 101850220107
ISBN 109781850220107

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  Songs of the West Folk Songs of Devon & Cornwall Collected from the Mouths of the People Alternate Title: Songs of the West Folk Songs of Devon and Cornwall Collected from the Mouths of the People Language: English: LoC Class: M: Music: Subject: Ballads, English Subject: Folk songs, English Category: Text: EBook-No. Release Date: Feb Page 31 - A THOUSAND miles from land are we, Tossing about on the roaring sea ; From billow to bounding billow cast, Like fleecy snow on the stormy blast: The sails are scattered abroad, like weeds, The strong masts shake, like quivering reeds, The mighty cables, and iron chains, The hull, which all earthly strength disdains, They strain and they crack, and hearts like stone Their natural. Standing alone at the bottom tip of England and despite the enormous influx of tourists it receives each year, Cornwall boasts many unique traditions. This volume touches on the wide variety of legends, songs and stories and their relationship with the rugged landscape: from standing stones and tales of sea-monsters and mermaids to ghosts, fairies and giants.5/5(1). 21 SONGS of CORNWALL (or even if you haven`t!) you`ll certainly enjoy his two new. Cornish Music CDs, and maybe other. collections listed on this page. Details of Ian`s illustrated page book The Amazing Story of THE FLORAL DANCE are also available below. E-mail Ian. For full details, click HERE or on the image above.

My book about Sabine Baring-Gould and his folk song collection: As I Walked Out, Sabine Baring-Gould and the Search for the Folk Songs of Devon and Cornwall (for more details on the book click here) The book was awarded the Folklore Society’s Katharine Briggs Folklore Award () and the Devon History Society’s W.G. Hoskins Prize ().   A track that was brought to Cornwall by miners in the early 20 th century, after having learned the song while working in the US. It grew popular in the south-west after American group Delta River Boys released it as a b-side during the s, carrying the title ‘Honey, Honey’. Follow us on a clockwise tour round the coast of Cornwall from Polperro to Widemouth by Arnd Stein. Cornwall is a land of music makers and Cornish music comes in a variety of forms from traditional Sea Shanty Songs and Folk to Cornish Male Voice Choirs, Brass Bands and Sacred Music. We also have a smattering of Cornish Dialect recordings and several examples of the Cornish Language in song.

They have produced a PDF song book for you to download which has the lyrics of many of the songs that are sung around Cornwall. All proceeds in aid of the RNLI. Please note that this is a PDF computer file that you will receive via email as soon as you complete your purchase. Troy Books is a specialist independent publisher of Occult, Esoteric and folkloric titles based in Cornwall. @ @ We’re delighted at long last to announce the rel The first run of castings of Gemma Gary’s ‘Toa.   Check out 21 Songs of Cornwall by Ian Marshall on Amazon Music. Stream ad-free or purchase CD's and MP3s now on 'HARK, HARK WHAT NEWS THE ANGELS BRING' | Sheet music from Ralph Dunstan (), 'The Cornish Song Book' (Reid Bros Ltd, London), p. 'Traditional in Cornwall'. 17th Century. Dr Dunstan also notes: 'This is the setting generally sung in the Redruth-Camborne district.' ღ⊰n15 pins.