You shall not go a-maying when the thorn is white once more [ ... ]
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- by Walter Mordaunt Currie, Sir (1894 - 1978), appears in Discoveries and Dreams, copyright © [author's text not yet checked against a primary source]
Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)
- by Cecil Armstrong Gibbs (1889 - 1960), "Danger", 1930, published 1931. [voice and piano] [text verified 1 time]
- by Michael (Dewar) Head (1900 - 1976), "You shall not go a-maying", 1931, published 1932. [voice and piano] [text not verified]
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