The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #52047   Message #795325
Posted By: Nigel Parsons
02-Oct-02 - 04:57 AM
Thread Name: Origins: Lily Of The West
Subject: RE: Origins: Lilly Of The West
Haruo: presumably the dash(-) is meant to indicate phrasing as the first two vesres have 13 syllables in line 1 whereas the others have 14,
V1 would thus have a pronunciation of "I-er-land" (like the football chant "EnGerLand!".
V2 would require two notes put to the first syllable of Walking.