At the Foot of the Mountain Brow

At the Foot of the Mountain Brow Come all young men and maidens, and listen to my song, A song or two I’ll sing to you, I won’t detain you long. ‘Tis all about a young man I’m going to tell you now. Who has lately gone a-courting at the foot of the mountain brow.…

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Brennan on the Moor

Download sheet music (pdf) A brace of loaded pistols he carried with him each day, He never robbed a poor man upon the king’s highway, But what he’d taken from the rich, like Turpin and Black Bess, He always did divide it with the window in distress. (Chorus) One night he robbed an Irishman by…

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Awake, Arise

Download sheet music (pdf) Awake, Arise As I walked out one fair summer’s morning, Down by the ocean I chanced to see a youth approaching in melancholy, Who seemed to weep most bitterly. I asked this young man why he lamented, Why he lamented and wept full sore. At which he told me the very…

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The Banks of the Daisy

The Banks of the Daisy If ever I get married, it will be in the month of June, When the fields they are a-springing and the flowers are in bloom. And I’ll take my love a-walking by the light of the moon, All alone by the banks of the Daisy. Oh, her lily white shoulders…

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Billie O’Rourke

Billie O’Rourke Faith, I greased my brogues and took my stick the twentieth day of May, sirs, And off to Dublin town I tripped to walk upon the seas, sirs, To see if I could get employ to cut their hay and corn, sirs, To pick up pence upon the seas, the cockneys I might…

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