John Howson English, Irish & Scottish Folk Music Collection

Babes in the wood

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:03:03

  • Cultures

    English

  • Shelf mark

    1CDR0014073 (copy of C1034/271)

  • Subjects

    English folk songs and music (Sussex)

  • Recording date

    ca. 1995

  • Is part of (Collection)

    John Howson Collection

  • Recording locations

    Gordon Hall's home, Sussex, England, UK

  • Performers

    Hall, Gordon, 1932-2000 (singer, male)

  • Recordist

    Howson, John

  • Description

    Item notes: Fragment. Roud Folk Song Index no. 288. Followed by fragments of two other versions of the song (first lines "Yes we love you robin redbreast" and "Now ponder well you parents dear, these words which I shall write")

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Babes in the wood

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