Too-ra-loo-ra-loo-ral, That's an Irish Lullaby
DESCRIPTION: The singer remembers a quiet, peaceful home and the lullaby his mother sang: "Too-ra-loo-ra-loo-ral, Too-ra-loo-ra-li, Too-ra-loo-ra-loo-ral, hush now don't you cry. Too-ra-loo-ra-loo-ral... That's an Irish lullaby."
AUTHOR: J. R. Shannon
EARLIEST DATE: 1913 (sheet music)
KEYWORDS: nonballad lullaby
FOUND IN: Canada(Newf)
REFERENCES (2 citations):
Fuld-WFM, p. 585, "Too-ra-loo-ra-loo-ral, That's an Irish Lullaby"
Betty Deveraux, "Irish Lullaby" (on MUNFLA/Leach)
Study Oft on Sunday (Pankake-PHCFSB, p. 98)
NOTES: This, obviously, is not a folk song -- and it's not a lullaby! (It contains one, but there is a song around it.) But people think it's a folk song, so here it is.... - RBW
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