The Irishman's Shanty (Tucker, Henry L.)

Contents

Performances

Synthesized/MIDI

MID file (audio/video)
Rah9639 (2015/10/28)

Performers Robert A. Hudson
Publisher Info. Robert A. Hudson
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

Sheet Music

Scores

PDF typeset by editor
Rah9639 (2015/10/28)

Editor Robert A. Hudson
Publisher. Info. Robert A. Hudson
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

Javascript is required to submit files.

General Information

Work Title The Irishman's Shanty
Alternative. Title
Composer Tucker, Henry L.
Key E minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1
First Publication. 1859
Librettist Words from a poem: "Irishman's Shanty"
Language English
Dedication John S. Dickerman
Average DurationAvg. Duration 7 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation voice, piano
External Links US-BAu

Misc. Comments

  • The original poem can be found on this image from Duke University. The cover refers to it as A Favorite Comic Song with Imitations. It's also a rare popular song in a minor key.