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The Old Yeare Now Has Fled Away


Newly posted tune

The Old Yeare Now Away Has Fled - An English carol tune, published in 164. A variant of "Green Sleeves"


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Beggar's Opera Tunes and Songs

Captain MacHeath's Soliloqy - (Greensleeves Variant) - A cynical song, sung by MacHealth while in prison waiting to be hanged on Tyburn Tree. In A minor, with lyrics- MIDI
Lumps of Pudding - Finale from the Beggar's Opera - As an instrumental in A minor - MIDI
Over the Hills and Far Away - Lovesong from the Beggar's Opera, with lyrics, in G - MIDI
Packington's Pound (Gamblers United) - With lyrics, in the original G minor - MIDI
Packington's Pound (Gamblers United) - With lyrics, in A minor, for those who are allergic to flats - MIDI




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Last update 16 January 2017

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