Songs of war and army life from The Folk Handbook. Right-click or CTRL-click these links to download the MIDI files of the tunes. You can then play them in QuickTime or Windows Media Player.
- Bold General Wolfe
Collected by Henry Hammond from William Bartlett in Wimborne Union workhouse, in Dorset, in 1905.
- The Bonny Bunch Of Roses
Collected by Cecil Sharp from Tom Sprachlan at Hambridge, in Somerset, in September 1903.
- The Bonny Light Horseman
From the collection of George Gardiner.
- The Deserter
Collected by Cecil Sharp from Jack Barnard (right) at Bridgwater, Somerset, on December 8th, 1908.
- The Duke of Marlborough
Collected from Esther Newman (aged 90), at Andover, in Hampshire, in August 1906, by George Gardiner (with the tune noted by H. Balfour Gardiner).
- The Grand Conversation On Napoleon
As sung by Gordon Hall.
- Muddley Barracks
As sung by Charlie Hancy.