Anon. "The Sun was sunk beneath the hills" [song]

Scope and Content

From: [Various vocal and instrumental music]

John Gay's words are also used in a single sheet song dating from circa 1720 found in M.C. vol. 176(13), but the tune is different. The Catalogue of printed music in the British Library to 1980 (London: K. G. Saur, 1981) lists two anonymous issues of this song (of the same setting?)

Key: C

Tempo: 3/4

Medium: fl(?)