Once upon my cheek he said the roses grew (John Wall Callcott)
- Editor: Jonathan Goodliffe (submitted 2004-06-30). Score information: A4, 7 pages, 72 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Glee for four voices. Revised 2007-04-14. MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.
Original text and translations
Once upon my cheek
He said the roses grew,
But now they're washed away
With the cold evening dew.
For I wander through the night,
When all but me have rest,
And the moon's soft beams fall piteously
Upon my troubled breast.