The whistlin' thief

Song TitleThe whistlin' thief (Search)
Composer(s):Paul Hindemith
Author(s):Samuel Lover
Keyword(s) & Features: Barking; Beds; Blind; Colleen; Dark; Dogs; Ears; Eyes; Fair; Fiddles; Fools; Hills; Home; Jeers; Low; Mary; Moon; Mothers; Pat; Pigs; Playing; Shrill; Signals; Strings; Thieves; Tunes; Uneasy; Whistles; Whistling; Wind; Children; Daughters; Lovers; Pig imitation; Secrecy; Sneaking; Tricks; Trysts; Whistle imitation; Young love; Youth
First LineWhen Pat came over the hill (Search)
Year of composition 1942 (Search)
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Larger Work9 English Songs (Search)
Musical FormModified ternary (Search)
Original LanguageEnglish (Search)
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Catalog Designationno. 5 (Search)
Voice part suggested by composerSoprano or Mezzo-soprano
Range: E4 - F5 (Search)
Recommended Printed SourceSchott & Co. Ltd, London (Associated Music Publishers Inc., New York) 1945 (Search)
ContributorGTM (Search)
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