John Worgan, "Young Colin was ye bonniest swain" [song]

Scope and Content

Four strophes. Anonymous in this MS; attributed to John Worgan in Lbl Add. MS 29386.

No match was found in the British union-catalogue of early music printed before the year 1801, ed. Edith B. Schnapper (London: Butterworth Scientific Publications, 1957); Cyrus Lawrence Day and Eleanore Boswell Murrie, English song-books, 1651-1702: a bibliography (London: Bibliographical Society, 1940); or David Hunter, Opera and song books published in England, 1703-1726: a descriptive bibliography (London: Bibliographical Society, 1997).

Key: A

Tempo: ¢ (Moderato)

Medium: S, bc