Songs of a Wayfarer (Ireland, John)

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Sheet Music


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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. London: Boosey & Co., Ltd., 1912. Plate H. 7349.
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General Information

Work Title Songs of a Wayfarer
Alternative. Title
Composer Ireland, John
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJI 72
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 5 songs:
  1. Memory
  2. When daffodils begin to peer
  3. English may
  4. I was not sorrowful (Spleen)
  5. I will walk on the earth
First Publication. 1912 – London: Boosey & Co., Ltd.
Librettist see below
  1. William Blake
  2. William Shakespeare
  3. Dante Gabriel Rossetti (1828-1882)
  4. Ernest Christopher Dowson (1867-1900)
  5. James Vila Blake (1842-1925)
Language English
Dedication To my friend Robert Radford
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation voice, piano