Annotation

Information about individual works can be found in the VWML database at http://www.vwml.org/roudnumber/ID (where ID is the Roud number)

Annotation last modified on 2014-08-08 23:06 UTC.

Works

#WorkWritersArtistsISWCTypeLyrics LanguagesAttributesRating
1The Raggle Taggle Gypsy (aka The Raggle Taggle Gypsies O / The Gypsy Laddie / Black Jack Davy / Seven Yellow Gypsies)
    Song
    • English
    2The Unfortunate Lass (Bad Girl's Lament)
    • [traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (writer, lyricist, composer)
      Song
      • English
      3Sprig o’ Thyme (aka The Bunch of Thyme / The Seeds of Love)
        Song
        • English
        2The Unfortunate Lass (Bad Girl's Lament)
        • [traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (writer, lyricist, composer)
          Song
          • English
          4Lord Thomas and Annet (aka Lord Thomas and Fair Ellender)
            Song
            • English
            2The Unfortunate Lass (Bad Girl's Lament)
            • [traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (writer, lyricist, composer)
              Song
              • English
              5The Three Ravens (Child 26, Roud 5)
                Song
                • English
                • Scots
                6Lamkin (traditional ballad)
                  Song
                  • English
                  7Sovay (aka Sylvia / Cecilia / The Female Highwayman)
                    Song
                    • English
                    5The Three Ravens (Child 26, Roud 5)
                      Song
                      • English
                      • Scots
                      8The Two Sisters (aka The Wind and the Rain / The Bows of London / Cruel Sister)
                        Song
                        • English
                        9The Cruel Mother (aka Greenwood Sidey / The Lady of York / Fine Flowers in the Valley)
                          Song
                          • English
                          10Lord Randall (aka What Had You for Supper / Buried in Kilkenny / The Wild, Wild Berry)
                            Song
                            • English
                            11The Baffled Knight
                              Song
                              • English
                              12Scarborough Fair
                                Song
                                • English
                                12The Elfin Knight (aka Scarborough Fair / Whittingham Fair / Rosemary Lane; title is easily confused with Child #4, check lyrics)
                                  Song
                                  • English
                                  13The Dowie Dens o Yarrow
                                    Song
                                      14The Daemon Lover
                                        Song
                                        • English
                                        15Pretty Polly
                                          Song
                                          • English
                                          16Frog Went a-Courtin’ (Original version)
                                            Song
                                            • English
                                            17The Three Butchers
                                              Song
                                              • English
                                              18The Bramble Briar (aka Bruton Town / The Merchant's Daughter / The Murdered Servantman)
                                                Song
                                                • English
                                                19The Thresherman
                                                  Song
                                                  • English
                                                  20The False Knight on the Road
                                                    Song
                                                    • English
                                                    21The Outlandish Knight (title is easily confused with Child #2, check lyrics)
                                                      Song
                                                      • English
                                                      22Gil Brenton
                                                        Song
                                                        • English
                                                        23Earl Brand
                                                          Song
                                                          • English
                                                          24Erlinton
                                                            Song
                                                            • English
                                                            25The Fair Flower of Northumberland
                                                              Song
                                                              • English
                                                              26The Cruel Brother (aka The Three Knights / The Rose and the Lily)
                                                                Song
                                                                • English
                                                                27The Bonnie Banks of Fordie (aka Babylon)
                                                                  Song
                                                                  • English
                                                                  28Hind Horn
                                                                    Song
                                                                    • English
                                                                    29Bold Sir Rylas (aka Sir Lionel / Rackabello)
                                                                      Song
                                                                      • English
                                                                      30Willie's Lyke-Wake
                                                                        Song
                                                                        • Scots
                                                                        31The Trees They Grow So High (Original folksong)
                                                                          Song
                                                                          • English
                                                                          32Kempy Kay
                                                                            Song
                                                                            • English
                                                                            34Broomfield Hill (aka The Broomfield Wager / A Wager, A Wager)
                                                                              Song
                                                                              • English
                                                                              35Tam Lin
                                                                                Song
                                                                                • English
                                                                                36Captain Wedderburn's Courtship
                                                                                  Song
                                                                                  • English
                                                                                  38The Twa Brothers
                                                                                  • [traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (lyricist, composer, writer)
                                                                                    Song
                                                                                    • English
                                                                                    • Scots
                                                                                    40Young Beichan
                                                                                      Song
                                                                                      • English
                                                                                      41Sir Patrick Spens
                                                                                        Song
                                                                                        • English
                                                                                        45Lady Maisry
                                                                                          Song
                                                                                          • English
                                                                                          38The Twa Brothers
                                                                                          • [traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (lyricist, composer, writer)
                                                                                            Song
                                                                                            • English
                                                                                            • Scots
                                                                                            47Young Hunting (aka Henry Lee / Love Henry / The Proud Girl / Earl Richard)
                                                                                              Song
                                                                                              • English
                                                                                              48Lord Lovell
                                                                                                Song
                                                                                                • English
                                                                                                49The Lass of Roch Royal
                                                                                                  Song
                                                                                                    50Sweet William's Ghost (aka Lady Margaret)
                                                                                                      Song
                                                                                                      • English
                                                                                                      51The Unquiet Grave
                                                                                                        Song
                                                                                                        • English
                                                                                                        52Matty Groves
                                                                                                          Song
                                                                                                          • English
                                                                                                          54Barbara Allen
                                                                                                            Song
                                                                                                            • English
                                                                                                            60Died for Love
                                                                                                              Song
                                                                                                              • English
                                                                                                              60There Is a Tavern in the Town
                                                                                                                Song
                                                                                                                • English
                                                                                                                64Willie of Winsbury
                                                                                                                  Song
                                                                                                                  • English
                                                                                                                  67The Knight and the Shepherd's Daughter (Roud 67; Child 110)
                                                                                                                    Song
                                                                                                                    • English
                                                                                                                    73Sir Hugh
                                                                                                                      Song
                                                                                                                      • English
                                                                                                                      74Queen Eleanor's Confession
                                                                                                                        Song
                                                                                                                        • English
                                                                                                                        79Mary Hamilton (child ballad 173)
                                                                                                                          Song
                                                                                                                          • English
                                                                                                                          87The Water Is Wide (18th Century shanty)
                                                                                                                            Song
                                                                                                                            • English
                                                                                                                            90Geordie (aka Georgie)
                                                                                                                            • [traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (writer, lyricist, composer)
                                                                                                                              Song
                                                                                                                              • English
                                                                                                                              91Clyde's Water (aka The Mother's Malison / The Drowned Lovers)
                                                                                                                                Song
                                                                                                                                • English
                                                                                                                                92The Broom o’ the Cowdenknowes (aka Bonny May)
                                                                                                                                  Song
                                                                                                                                  • Scots
                                                                                                                                  90Geordie (aka Georgie)
                                                                                                                                  • [traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (writer, lyricist, composer)
                                                                                                                                    Song
                                                                                                                                    • English
                                                                                                                                    93Katherine Jafray
                                                                                                                                      Song
                                                                                                                                      • English
                                                                                                                                      95Glasgow Peggy
                                                                                                                                        Song
                                                                                                                                        • Scots
                                                                                                                                        97Richie Story
                                                                                                                                          Song
                                                                                                                                          • English
                                                                                                                                          99The Earl of Aboyne
                                                                                                                                            Song
                                                                                                                                            • Scots
                                                                                                                                            101Glenlogie
                                                                                                                                              Song
                                                                                                                                                102Annachie Gordon
                                                                                                                                                  Song
                                                                                                                                                  • English
                                                                                                                                                  103The Rantin Laddie
                                                                                                                                                    Song
                                                                                                                                                    • Scots
                                                                                                                                                    104Henry Martin
                                                                                                                                                      Song
                                                                                                                                                      • English
                                                                                                                                                      114Our Goodman
                                                                                                                                                        Song
                                                                                                                                                        • English
                                                                                                                                                        115Get Up and Bar the Door (aka The Barring of the Door / John Blunt)
                                                                                                                                                          Song
                                                                                                                                                            118The Jolly Beggarman
                                                                                                                                                              Song
                                                                                                                                                              • English
                                                                                                                                                              120The Keach in the Creel
                                                                                                                                                                Song
                                                                                                                                                                  122Golden Vanity
                                                                                                                                                                    Song
                                                                                                                                                                    • English
                                                                                                                                                                    124Our Gallant Ship
                                                                                                                                                                      Song
                                                                                                                                                                      • English
                                                                                                                                                                      124The Mermaid
                                                                                                                                                                        Song
                                                                                                                                                                        • English
                                                                                                                                                                        126The Derby Ram
                                                                                                                                                                          Song
                                                                                                                                                                          • English
                                                                                                                                                                          127The Seven Virgins
                                                                                                                                                                            Song
                                                                                                                                                                            • English
                                                                                                                                                                            130Three Jolly Rogues of Lynn (King Arthur's Servants / Three Jolly Rogues of Lynn / Three Sons of Rogues)
                                                                                                                                                                              Song
                                                                                                                                                                              • English
                                                                                                                                                                              131The Fox (aka Daddy Fox / A Fox Jumped Up)
                                                                                                                                                                              • [traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (writer, lyricist, composer)
                                                                                                                                                                                Song
                                                                                                                                                                                • English
                                                                                                                                                                                134High Barbary
                                                                                                                                                                                  Song
                                                                                                                                                                                  • English
                                                                                                                                                                                  135Cold, Haily, Windy Night
                                                                                                                                                                                    Song
                                                                                                                                                                                    • English
                                                                                                                                                                                    136Orfeo (aka King Orfeo / Young Orphy)
                                                                                                                                                                                      Song
                                                                                                                                                                                      • English
                                                                                                                                                                                      137Widdicombe Fair (Devon folk song)
                                                                                                                                                                                        Song
                                                                                                                                                                                        • English
                                                                                                                                                                                        144The Maid Freed From the Gallows (traditional song - not the Led Zep arrangement)
                                                                                                                                                                                          Song
                                                                                                                                                                                          • English
                                                                                                                                                                                          145Glasgerion
                                                                                                                                                                                            Song
                                                                                                                                                                                            • English
                                                                                                                                                                                            148The Banks of the Sweet Dundee
                                                                                                                                                                                              Song
                                                                                                                                                                                              • English
                                                                                                                                                                                              151The Lark in the Morning (Song: Oh the lark in the morning she rises from her nest)
                                                                                                                                                                                                Song
                                                                                                                                                                                                • English
                                                                                                                                                                                                152Early, Early in the Spring
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Song
                                                                                                                                                                                                  • English
                                                                                                                                                                                                  154I Once Loved a Lass
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Song
                                                                                                                                                                                                    • English
                                                                                                                                                                                                    155Mary of the Wild Moor
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Song
                                                                                                                                                                                                      • English
                                                                                                                                                                                                      157Banks of the Ohio
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Song
                                                                                                                                                                                                        • English
                                                                                                                                                                                                        158William Taylor (aka Bold William Taylor)
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Song
                                                                                                                                                                                                          • English
                                                                                                                                                                                                          160The Devil and the Ploughman
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Song
                                                                                                                                                                                                            • English
                                                                                                                                                                                                            161The Three Sisters (aka Riddles Wisely Expounded / The Devil's Nine Questions / Juniper, Gentle and Rosemary / Bow Down to the Bonny Broom)
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Song
                                                                                                                                                                                                              • English
                                                                                                                                                                                                              162Trooper and the Maid
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Song
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  164John Barleycorn (traditional, unknown/unspecified arrangement)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Song
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • English
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    165Adieu Lovely Nancy
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Song
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • English

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