Lavender’s Blue | Free Sheet Music, Lyrics, and Video

January 26, 2009

Lavender’s Blue, is an English folk song from the 17th century. It was featured in the Walt Disney’s feature film “So Dear to My Heart,” performed by Burl Ives.”

Lyrics
Lavender’s blue, dilly dilly, lavender’s green,
When I am king, dilly, dilly, you shall be queen.
Who told you so, dilly, dilly, who told you so?
‘Twas my own heart, dilly, dilly, that told me so.

Call up your men, dilly, dilly, set them to work,
Some with a rake, dilly, dilly, some with a fork.
Some to make hay, dilly, dilly, some to thresh corn,
While you and I, dilly, dilly, keep ourselves warm.

Lavender’s green, dilly, dilly, Lavender’s blue,
If you love me, dilly, dilly, I will love you.
Let the birds sing, dilly, dilly, And the lambs play,
We shall be safe, dilly, dilly, Out of harm’s way.

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Free Printable Sheet Music
Get the free printable sheet music for Lavender’s Blue for Easy\Level 2 Piano Solo at MakingMusicFun.net.

Lavender’s Blue for Piano Solo from MakingMusicFun.net

Video
Lavender Blue performed by Burl Ives.  Not much to look at (Old Time Radio) but a wonderful recording.

BURL IVES-LAVENDER BLUE Video on YouTube.com

 

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