Come You Not From Newcastle?

Poet:  Hullah’s Song Book (English)

Source:  Volume 3: British Isles

Date of Composition:  1946 (pre. Feb. 21)

Publication: Boosey & Co., Ltd., 1947

Voice Difficulty Level:  Moderate

Subject:  A young maiden questions about her love

Range:  D4 – G5

Tessitura:  F4 – D5

Tempo: Fast, with spirit; 2/2

Duration:  01:11

Vocal Characteristics: Many ascending octave leaps; not many optimal breaths; bouncy melody; wide dynamic range;

Piano Difficulty Level: Moderate

Accompaniment Characteristics: Consistent syncopated figure throughout, either in both hands in just left hand; full chord interjections from the right hand

© Nicholas Perna and Mandy Spivak 2013