Rantin' rovin' Robin

(There was a lad was born in Kyle ; For Robin was a rovin' boy ; The gossip keekit in his loof ; He'll hae misfortunes great and sma' ; But sure as three times three make nine)

Arr.: Davison, Archibald Thompson (1883-1961) [USA]

Text by Burns, Robert (1759-1796) [Scotland]
Published by ECS Publishing [USA] , 1932
Ref. : 1198  (15 p.)
Type of material: Full score
Text in: Scottish
Epoque: 20th century (1900-1949)
Genre-Style-Form: Secular ; Folk music
Mood of the piece: rhythmic ; lively
Type of Choir: SATB (4 mixed voices)
Soloist(s): Alto (1) OR Baritone (1) (1 soloist(s) )
Instrumentation: Keyboard (1 instrumental part(s))
Instruments: Piano (1)
Difficulty choir (incr.from 1 to 5): 3
Difficulty conductor (incr.from A to E): B
Tonality: C major
Duration: 2.5 min.
Number of verses: 4
Origin: Scotland
Source of text: Scottish folk song
Comment(s): Virtuosic piano accompaniment
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