Heigh ho! I'll go to plough no more (John Mundy)
- (Posted 2012-02-28) CPDL #25662:
- Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2012-02-28). Score information: A4, 3 pages, 29 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: In original key. Transcribed from the facsimile edition, with the Superius & Medius parts set for Soprano, Tenor for Alto, and Bassus for Tenor. Spelling modernised.
Title: Heigh ho! I'll go to plough no more
Composer: John Mundy
Original text and translations
Heigh ho! I’ll go to plough no more,
Sit down and take thy rest,
Of golden groats I have good store,
To flaunt it with the best.
I love, I love, and who think you?
The finest lass that e’er you knew,
Which makes me sing when I should cry.
Heigh ho! For love I die.