Re: [CalontirDance] Help deciphering Playford
- On Mon, Oct 25, 2010 at 10:38:22PM -0500, Brenda Knox wrote:
> Thanks, Conrad. It really is the same tune, just arranged a LEETLE bitThe Playford tune, earliest known 1666, says Simpson in _The British
> different. This is a beautiful tune, and there are lyrics very good for
> holiday time that go with it. i wonder when they were composed?
Broadside Ballad & Its Music_. The lyrics, well, that depends on which
lyrics you're looking at. None are known to be pre-1600.