Oliver Cromwell

Poet:  Nursery Rhyme from Suffolk

Source: Volume 1: British Isles

Date of Composition:  1940 (pre. Dec. 11)

Publication: Boosey & Hawkes, 1943

Voice Difficulty Level:  Moderately Easy

Subject:  A nursery rhyme

Range:  Eb4 – Eb5

Tessitura:  Eb4 – Eb5

Tempo: Lively; 2/4 (6/8)

Duration:  00:37

Vocal Characteristics: Fast syllabic descending lines that repeat

Piano Difficulty Level: Difficult

Accompaniment Characteristics: Fast quarters, eighths, and triplet chords or octaves

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