SSA vocal soli & SSAA choir
No. 3 from "American Ballads". Composed by Gwyneth W. Walker (1947-). Secular, 21st Century. Octavo. 20 pages. Published by E.C. Schirmer Publishing (EC.4932).
Item Number: EC.4932
Text: Traditional, American Folksong.
This is a humorous and "gently feminist" interpretation of the courtship ritual, including concerns over "What mama and papa will think." The work includes spoken dialog and ends with the moral: "Never again."
American Ballads individual movements are avaialble separately:
1. Lonesome Traveler, 49302. Come All Ye Fair and T ender Ladies, 49313. Careless Love, 49324. Clementine, 49335. Shenandoah, 4934Flute part, 4930A.