© by George Campbell Hay (1915 - 1984)

The Old Fisherman
Language: English 
Greet the bights that gave me shelter
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F. Scott sets stanzas 1, 3-4

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Authorship

Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

  • by Francis George Scott (1880 - 1958), "The Old Fisherman", published 1946, stanzas 1,3-4 [baritone and piano], from Seven songs, no. 1, Bayley & Ferguson, Glasgow; confirmed with Songs of Francis George Scott, selected and edited by Neil Mackay, Roberton Publications, Aylesbury 1980, page 113. [ sung text checked 1 time]

This text was added to the website: 2019-04-02
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Word count: 129