The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #102695   Message #2088584
Posted By: GUEST,Lighter
27-Jun-07 - 05:41 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: 'Of All the Animals in the World/Field..'
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: 'Of All the Animals in the World/Field..'
Thanks, guys! I knew you'd come through!

BTW, that "Vermontisms" cite is altogether fascinating.

I know of one other published reference to the song, but I just can't seem to call it to mind. It wasn't in a music book, though.

The Seeger melody is very close to being a nonmodal "Old Joe Clark."