Five and twenty Sailormen

Song TitleFive and twenty Sailormen (Search)
Composer(s):Samuel Coleridge-Taylor
Composer Underrepresented GroupAfrican-American; POC (Search)
Author(s):Greville E. Matheson
Keyword(s) & Features: Adventures; Anchors; Bays; Beds; Bells; Blowing; Bosuns; Calling; Camaraderie; Celebrating; Celebrations; Cellars; Dancing; Day; Deep; Dining; Dreamless; Far away; Feasting; Flowing; Full; Fun; Glum; Hoisting; Home; Honey; Indulgence; Keeping Watch; Lands; Liquor; Meat; Milk; Money; One Octave or Less; Parlors; Peace; Personification: Seas; Port of Spain; Quays; Quiet; Resting; Ringing; Rusty; Sailing; Sailors; Sea Shanty; Seafaring; Seas; Ships; Singing; Sleep; Sleeping; Snug; Sounds; Spending; Sprees; Squandering; Stiff; Stormy; Streets; Strong; Tables; Taverns; Tempests; Thunder; Tides; Tired; Tossing; Tumult; Vacations; Waking; Watches (Military/Nautical); Wenches; Whistles; Wind
First LineOh! It's up along and down along, and all along the Quay. (Search)
Year of composition 1910 (Search)
Link to English Text Online
Musical FormTernary (Search)
Original LanguageEnglish (Search)
Score Source
Voice part suggested by composerMedium voice
Range: E4 - E5 (Search)
Original KeyA minor (Search)
ContributorGTM , Shaquille St. John (Search)
Contributor Affiliation Georgia Southern University (Search)
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