minstrel: In search of Lyrics

Heather Rose Jones hrjones at uclink.berkeley.edu
Mon Nov 17 14:18:54 PST 1997


On Mon, 17 Nov 1997, Brett and Karen Williams wrote:

> > Second Song - Chorus goes like this.
> > 
> > Sweetly he drew me, the sound it went through me, as if should elude me,
> > Oh maiden song, laughing long.
> > I'm sure that I hear it, oh let me draw near it, I want to be merrily courted
> > in spring.
> 
> That's "Spring Strathspey", written by a pagan poet and songster by the

Right -- _that_'s the other name I couldn't think of. I learned this one
with both names attached: "Spring Strathspey" and "Myrddin's Song". I
don't know why both, but it's useful information.

Tangwystyl


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