Merrily, merrily (Traditional)

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  • CPDL #21482:        (Sibelius 4)
Editor: Brigid Baker (submitted 2010-04-19).   Score information: Letter, 1 page, 100 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
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General Information

Title: Merrily, merrily
Composer: Anonymous (Traditional)

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: 4 equal voices
Genre: SecularCanon

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

Published: 1917

Description: Of English origin. A round which by its words and its bugle-like music recalls hunting scenes in England.

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Original text and translations

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Merrily, merrily greet the morn:
Cheerily, cheerily sound the horn.
Hark! to the echoes, hear them play,
O’er hill and dale, and far away.