He that will an ale-house keepe (Thomas Ravenscroft)
- Editor: Laura Conrad (submitted 2002-08-12). Score information: Letter, 24 pages, 280 kB Copyright: GnuGPL
- Edition notes: From a collection of Drinking songs, #15
- Editor: Greg Lindahl (submitted 1999-08-10). Score information: Letter, 1 page, 33 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: #15
Title: He that will an Ale-House Keepe
Composer: Thomas Ravenscroft
Number of voices: 1v Voicing: 3 equal voices
Genre: Secular, Canon
Instruments: A cappella
First published: 1611 in Melismata, no. 15
Original text and translations
He, that will an ale-house keepe,
must have three things in store.
Chamber and feather bed,
a chimney and a hey nony nony no.