Mudcat Café Message Lyrics & Knowledge Personal Pages Record Shop Auction Links Radio & Media Kids Membership Help
The Mudcat Cafeawe

User Name Thread Name Subject Posted
Tim Chesterton lost verse, Scarborough Fair (25) RE: lost verse, Scarborough Fair 24 Mar 11

Hmm - Richard Hutton must have sung two variants to the collectors, because that one is slightly different from the one published in 'The Crystal Spring' - recognisably the same tune, but with some differences. I'm assuming the last line is repeated as there are more lines of music than of text? I notice that one was sung by Hutton on July 14th; the variant in 'The Crystal Spring' was sung on July 16th.

Mysha, the melody Brian give is very close to the one I use, but not exact. I'll see if I can scan the version I have in the next day or two and send it to you.

Post to this Thread -

Back to the Main Forum Page

By clicking on the User Name, you will requery the forum for that user. You will see everything that he or she has posted with that Mudcat name.

By clicking on the Thread Name, you will be sent to the Forum on that thread as if you selected it from the main Mudcat Forum page.

By clicking on the Subject, you will also go to the thread as if you selected it from the original Forum page, but also go directly to that particular message.

By clicking on the Date (Posted), you will dig out every message posted that day.

Try it all, you will see.