Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 33. Chapters: 1913 musicals, 1913 operas, 1913 songs, Musical groups established in 1913, Danny Boy, Cyrano, The Fair at Sorochyntsi, Filmzauber, That International Rag, The Tik-Tok Man of Oz, Sweethearts, El C ndor Pasa, The Girl from Utah, I Wonder Where My Easy Rider's Gone, Panurge, L'amore dei tre re, You Made Me Love You, Julien, Nigger Blues, Erie Philharmonic, Are You There?, P n lope, La vida breve, Canadian Grenadier Guards Band, Peg o' My Heart, San Carlo Opera Company, The Tramp, L'amore medico, Victory over the Sun, Adele, Arshin Mal Alan, The Trail of the Lonesome Pine, Ballin' the Jack, Gasoline, He'd Have to Get Under - Get Out and Get Under, Century Opera Company, Daddy, Come Home. Excerpt: qDanny Boyq is a ballad written by Frederic Weatherly and usually set to the tune of the qLondonderry Air.q It is most closely associated with Irish communities. The words to qDanny Boyq were written by English lawyer and lyricist Frederic Weatherly in 1910. Although the lyrics were originally written for a different tune, Weatherly modified them to fit the qLondonderry Airq in 1913, after his sister-in-law in the U.S. sent him a copy. Ernestine Schumann-Heink made the first recording in 1915. Weatherly gave the song to the vocalist Elsie Griffin, who in turn made it one of the most popular songs in the new century. Jane Ross of Limavady is credited with collecting the melody, the qLondonderry Air, q in the mid-19th century from a local fiddle player. Although penned by Englishman Weatherly, qDanny Boyq is considered to be an unofficial signature song and anthem, particularly by Irish Americans and Irish Canadians. qDanny Boyq enjoys popularity as a funeral song but, as it is not liturgical, its suitability for funerals is sometimes contested. In 1928, Weatherly suggested that the second verse would provide a fitting requiem fo...Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
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