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 .

Works

# Work Writers Artists ISWC Type Lyrics Languages Attributes Rating
1 The Raggle Taggle Gypsy (aka The Raggle Taggle Gypsies O / The Gypsy Laddie / Black Jack Davy / Seven Yellow Gypsies)
Song
  • eng
2 The Unfortunate Lass (Bad Girl's Lament)
Song
2 The Unfortunate Rake (Roud 2; Laws Q26 / B1)
Song
  • eng
2 When I Was on Horseback (Roud 2; Laws Q26 / B1)
Song
  • eng
3 Sprig o' Thyme (aka The Bunch of Thyme / The Seeds of Love)
Song
  • eng
4 Lord Thomas and Annet
Song
5 The Three Ravens (Child 26, Roud 5)
Song
  • eng
5 Twa Corbies (Roud 5)
Song
  • sco
7 Sovay (aka Sylvia / Cecilia / The Female Highwayman)
Song
  • eng
8 The Two Sisters (aka The Wind and the Rain / The Bows of London / Cruel Sister)
Song
  • eng
9 The Cruel Mother (aka Greenwood Sidey / The Lady of York / Fine Flowers in the Valley)
Song
  • eng
10 Lord Randall (aka What Had You for Supper / Buried in Kilkenny / The Wild, Wild Berry)
Song
  • eng
11 The Baffled Knight
Song
  • eng
12 The Elfin Knight (aka Scarborough Fair / Whittingham Fair / Rosemary Lane; title is easily confused with Child #4, check lyrics)
Song
  • eng
13 The Dowie Dens o Yarrow
Song
14 The Daemon Lover
Song
  • eng
15 Pretty Polly
Song
  • eng
16 Frog Went a-Courtin’ (Original version)
Song
  • eng
20 The False Knight on the Road
Song
  • eng
21 The Outlandish Knight (title is easily confused with Child #2, check lyrics)
Song
  • eng
22 Gil Brenton
Song
  • eng
23 Earl Brand
Song
  • eng
24 Erlinton
Song
  • eng
25 The Fair Flower of Northumberland
Song
  • eng
26 The Cruel Brother (aka The Three Knights / The Rose and the Lily)
Song
  • eng
27 The Bonnie Banks of Fordie (aka Babylon)
Song
  • eng
28 Hind Horn
Song
  • eng
29 Bold Sir Rylas (aka Sir Lionel / Rackabello)
Song
  • eng
30 Willie's Lyke-Wake
Song
  • sco
31 The Trees They Grow So High (Original folksong)
Song
  • eng
34 Broomfield Hill (aka The Broomfield Wager / A Wager, A Wager)
Song
  • eng
35 Tam Lin
Song
  • eng
38 The Twa Brothers
Song
40 Young Beichan
Song
  • eng
41 Sir Patrick Spens
Song
  • eng
45 Lady Maisry
Song
  • eng
47 Young Hunting (aka Henry Lee / Love Henry / The Proud Girl / Earl Richard)
Song
  • eng
48 Lord Lovell
Song
  • eng
49 The Lass of Roch Royal
Song
51 The Unquiet Grave
Song
  • eng
52 Matty Groves
Song
  • eng
54 Barbara Allen
Song
  • eng
60 Died for Love
Song
  • eng
64 Willie of Winsbury
Song
  • eng
67 The Knight and the Shepherd's Daughter (Roud 67; Child 110)
Song
  • eng
73 Sir Hugh
Song
  • eng
74 Queen Eleanor's Confession
Song
  • eng
79 Mary Hamilton (child ballad 173)
Song
  • eng
87 The Water Is Wide (18th Century shanty)
Song
  • eng
90 Geordie (aka Georgie)
Song
  • eng
90 Georgie
Song
  • eng
91 Clyde's Water (aka The Mother's Malison / The Drowned Lovers)
Song
  • eng
92 The Broom o’ the Cowdenknowes (aka Bonny May)
Song
  • sco
93 Katherine Jafray
Song
  • eng
95 Glasgow Peggy
Song
  • sco
97 Richie Story
Song
  • eng
99 The Earl of Aboyne
Song
  • sco
101 Glenlogie
Song
102 Annachie Gordon
103 The Rantin Laddie
Song
  • sco
104 Henry Martin
Song
  • eng
114 Our Goodman
Song
  • eng
115 Get Up and Bar the Door (aka The Barring of the Door / John Blunt)
Song
118 The Jolly Beggarman
Song
  • eng
120 The Keach in the Creel
Song
122 Golden Vanity
Song
  • eng
124 Our Gallant Ship
Song
  • eng
124 The Mermaid
Song
  • eng
127 The Seven Virgins
Song
  • eng
131 The Fox (aka Daddy Fox / A Fox Jumped Up)
Song
  • eng
135 Cold, Haily, Windy Night
Song
  • eng
136 Orfeo (aka King Orfeo / Young Orphy)
Song
  • eng
144 The Maid Freed From the Gallows (traditional song - not the Led Zep arrangement)
Song
  • eng
151 The Lark in the Morning (Song: Oh the lark in the morning she rises from her nest)
Song
  • eng
152 Early, Early in the Spring
Song
  • eng
154 I Once Loved a Lass
Song
  • eng
157 Banks of the Ohio
Song
  • eng
160 The Devil and the Ploughman
Song
  • eng
161 The Three Sisters (aka Riddles Wisely Expounded / The Devil's Nine Questions / Juniper, Gentle and Rosemary / Bow Down to the Bonny Broom)
Song
  • eng
162 Trooper and the Maid
Song
164 John Barleycorn (traditional, unknown/unspecified arrangement)
Song
  • eng
165 Adieu Lovely Nancy
Song
  • eng
166 Polly Vaughn (Polly Vaughan / The Fowler / The Shooting of His Dear)
Song
  • eng
172 The Green Banks of Yarrow
Song
  • eng
179 Fly Up My Cock
179 The Grey Cock (Saw Ye My Father)
Song
  • eng
180 The Brown Girl
Song
  • eng
181 The Maid on the Shore
Song
  • eng
182 Young Edwin in the Lowlands Low
Song
  • eng
186 The Pretty Ploughboy
Song
  • eng
189 The Lake of Cool Finn (The ballad of Willie Leonard)
Song
  • eng
190 The Foxhunt
Song
  • eng
197 The Great Silkie of Sule Skerry (trad tune: if you don't know which tune, it's probably the Waters tune, not this one)
Song
199 The Famous Flower of Serving Men (aka The Border Widow's Lament)
Song
  • eng
200 Edward (aka My Son David / Henry)
Song
  • eng
204 Maa Bonny Lad
Song
  • eng
207 Santianna (Roud 207)
Song
  • eng
209 Gloucestershire Wassail
  • eng
209 Gower Wassail
210 An Old Man Came Courting Me (Maids When You're Young Never Wed an Old Man)
Song

Relationships

Wikidata: Q49679 [info]