O 'twas on a Monday morning

Dydd llun

(As I heard the gentle echo ; O I don't know where I've been Sir ; O cuckoo, darling cuckoo ; O I sing quite well in April)

Arr.: Holst, Gustav (1874-1934) [England ; Great Britain]

Adaptor of the text: Wilson, James Steuart (1889-1966) [Great Britain]
Published by G. Schirmer [USA]
Ref. : 11754  (6 p.) , " Choral series from the catalog of J. Curwen & Sons "
Type of material: Score with keyboard for rehearsal only
Copyright : Gustav Holst, 1933
Text in: English + adapted in Welsh
Epoque: 20th century (1900-1949)
Genre-Style-Form: Secular ; Folk music
Mood of the piece: narrative ; lilting
Type of Choir: SATB (4 mixed voices)
Difficulty choir (incr.from 1 to 5): 2
Difficulty conductor (incr.from A to E): B
Tonality: D dorian
Duration: 2.5 min.
Number of verses: 5
Origin: Wales
Musicological Sources: Melody and Welsh words by permission of Dr. J. Lloyd Williams
Source of text: Welsh folk song
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Consultable under : Perf. Coll. # 1238A   (44 copies)