'Ard Up An' Appy (Townsend, Herbert)

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Sheet Music


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Publisher. Info. London: Reynolds & Co., 1930. Plate R & Co. 2639.
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General Information

Work Title 'Ard Up An' Appy!
Alternative. Title Humorous Patter Song
Composer Townsend, Herbert
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IHT 2
Key D major
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1930
First Performance. 1930
First Publication. 1930
Librettist Dion Lane (1860-1930)
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation voice, piano
Extra Information A later Townsend society entertainer song. The subject is a working class man, written in traditional dialect. The was a common song subject at the time. Romanticisation of the Cockneys and the humble perhaps the reason.