By Ronald Herder
Wonderful compendium of entire lyrics for famous people songs, hymns and spirituals, nursery songs, renowned and exhibit tunes, and so forth. contains Oh Susanna, The conflict Hymn of the Republic, Shenandoah, Swing Low, candy Chariot, an exquisite lady is sort of a Melody, countless numbers extra. imperative for singalongs, events, family members get-togethers, and so forth.
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WHYTE-MELVILLE / M: F. PAOLO TOSTI (1881) Goodbye, Broadway! Hello, France! - W: C. FRANCIS REISNER & BENNY DAVIS M: BILLY BASKETTE (1917) Good Bye, My Lady Love - W & M: JOSEPH E. HOWARD (1904) Goodbye, Old Paint - AMERICAN COWBOY SONG Good King Wenceslas - W: REV. JOHN MASON NEALE (1853) / M: ANON. Goodnight, Ladies - W & M: E. P. CHRISTY (1847) Go Tell Aunt Rhody - AMERICAN FOLK SONG Go, Tell It on the Mountain - SPIRITUAL Go ’Way f’om Mah Window - LAMENT FROM THE OZARKS Grandfather’s Clock - W & M: HENRY CLAY WORK (1876) Greensleeves - W: RICHARD JONES?
Bless all the dear children in thy tender care, And take us to heaven, to live with thee there. Baa! Baa! Black Sheep NURSERY SONG (same melody as “Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star”) Baa! Baa! Black sheep, Have you any wool? Yes, sir! Yes, sir! Three bags full. One for my master And one for my dame, And one for the little boy Who lives down the lane. Baa! Baa! Black sheep, Have you any wool? Yes, sir! Yes, sir! Three bags full. Ballin’ the Jack W: JAMES H. BURRIS / M: CHRIS SMITH (1913) 1. Folks in Georgia’s ’bout to go insane Since that new dance down in Georgia came; I’m the only person who’s to blame, I’m the party introduced it there, so!
Our fathers’ God! to thee, Author of liberty! To thee we sing; Long may our land be bright With freedom’s holy light; Protect us by thy might, Great God, our King! 3. My native country! thee, Land of the noble free, Thy name I love; I love thy rocks and rills, Thy woods and templed hills: My heart with rapture thrills, Like that above. 4. Let music swell the breeze, And sing from all the trees Sweet freedom’s song; Let mortal tongues awake; Let all that breathe partake; Let rocks their silence break, The sound prolong.