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The Ships Of Arcady (Piano/Vocal/Score)

Michael Head

Lyricist Francis Ledwidge


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20th-Century English Song

Michael Head served in a munitions factory in the First World War. He composed the song cycle Over the rim of the moon (1918) to words by the poet Francis Ledwidge who was killed in action near Ypres in 1917. All four songs from the complete cycle for high voice are available as a bundle and individually:

  1. The Ships of Arcady
  2. Beloved
  3. A Blackbird Singing
  4. Nocturne
Price: £2.50

Arrangement: Piano/Vocal

  • Piano
  • Voice
  • High Voice

Genre(s): Classical, 20th Century, First World War

Language: English

Difficulty Level: Intermediate

Grade(s): Grade 7

Key: D

Version: Original

Pages: 5

Voicings: Voice d’–g" | Piano