O Danny Boy (Gribben, John)

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John Gribben (2010/1/20)

Publisher. Info. John Gribben, 2002
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General Information

Work Title O Danny Boy
Alternative. Title Londonderry Air ; The Derry Air ; Air from County Derry
Composer Gribben, John
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. None [force assignment]
Key E-flat major
Text Incipit Oh Danny Boy, the pipes, the pipes are calling
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. unknown
First Publication. 2002
Librettist Frederic Edward Weatherly (1848-1929)
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Modern
Piece Style Modern
Instrumentation voice, piano
External Links Wikipedia article
Extra Information The tune used is Londonderry Air. he most popular lyrics for this tune are "Danny Boy", written by English lawyer Frederick Edward Weatherly in 1910, and set to the tune in 1913.