|Instrument(s): Mixed Voices and Piano||Style: Song|
|Lyricist(s): G. P. Morris (1802-1864)||Arranger(s): G. Loder (1816-1868)|
|Opus: Not known||Date of composition: 1843|
|Source: Atwill, 1843||Copyright: Public Domain|
|Last updated: 2005/Jan/07. View change history||Music ID Number: Mutopia-2005/01/07-516|
|Typeset using: LilyPond, version 2.4.2|
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George Loder's arrangement is rather different from the original song on which it is based: "The Boatman Dance" (also called "Dance, Boatman, Dance") by Daniel Emmett. The melody is essentially the same, but the words come from a poem by George P Morris.
The three part chorus is optional.
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