Music & Song
The website for Dr Martin Shaw OBE FRCM (1875 –1958)
"Carry the joy of the hills to the sea..."
Illustration of The Rivulet from Childhood Songs, the first edition of Larcom's poems published in 1875.
21: The Rivulet
The song was published in both the Key of G and A.
Lucy Larcom was an American poet, the ninth of ten children, who worked in the cotton mills as a ‘doffer’ from the age of 11 to 21.
The account of her childhood, A New England Girlhood, is commonly used as a reference when studying the period.
|Lucy Larcom (1824 - 1893)||Cramer||1924||currently out of print|
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