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Viewing: Johnson Ballads 1724

1st Ballad

Title: Song of the workers

First Line: Let us who hear the shrill-voiced cock

Authors:  Dupont, Pierre

Notes:  Song

Themes:  Working class


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5627

Title: No master

First Line: Saith man to man, we've heard and known

Tune: The hardy Norseman

Authors:  Morris, William, 1834-1896

Notes:  Song


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3567

Title: The coming of the light

First Line: Hark! the sound of many voices proclaims the dawn of day

Tune: The wearing of the green

Authors:  Nicoll, D.J.

Notes:  Song

Themes:  Working class


4th Ballad

Title: Hymn of the proletariat

First Line: Who hammers brass and stone?

Tune: Zu Mantua in Banden

Authors:  Most, Johann

Notes:  Song

Themes:  Working class



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