wreck of the steamship ethie (ssa) (pdf – see below)


  • Catalog ID: W-07b
  • First Line: come all you true countrymen, listen to me...
  • Composer: Donald Patriquin
  • Voicing: ssa
  • Accompaniment: optional percussion, piano
  • Language: English
  • Country: Canada
  • Score: View Score
  • Sound: Listen


The second piece in the Six Songs of Early Canada, this indigenous Newfoundland folksong relates the topical story of the perils which beset a local ship, the S.S. Ethie.  Also available in SATB (S-054b).

A performance of this piece can be found here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mTkL_NDVjuY

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