Gaol Song (Moeran, Ernest John)

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PDF scanned by University of Melbourne
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Editor First edition
Henry Edward Denison Hammond (1866-1910), song collector
Publisher. Info. London: Winthrop Rogers, Ltd., 1931. Plate W.R. 4493.
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General Information

Work Title Gaol Song
Alternative. Title Dorset folk song arranged for voice and piano
Composer Moeran, Ernest John
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. R31
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. None [force assignment]
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 song (Fairly fast)
Text Incipit Step in young man, I know your face
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1924
First Publication. 1931 – London: Winthrop Rogers, Ltd.
Librettist English Folk Music (Dorset)
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Traditional (folk)
Instrumentation voice (with chorus ad lib.), piano (arranged)