Lass of Richmond Hill, The

  • Composer: Traditional English 
  • Arranger: Jonathan Willcocks 
  • Publisher: Novello
  • Cat No: 16 0200
  • Canadian Work: No
  • Duration: 1:12
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published in “Ten Folk Songs for Upper Voices”


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On Richmond Hill there lives a lass more bright than Mayday morn Whose charms all other maids surpass, a rose without a thorn. This lass so sweet with smiles so sweet Has won my right good will, I’d crowns resign to call thee mine, Sweet Lass of Richmond Hill. Ye zephyrs gay that fan the air and wander through the grove, O whisper to my charming fair “I die for her I love”. This lass so sweet…