We sang 'Awake with joy, salute the morn' last Christmas in Aberdeen, which is in the book, also 'With what resplendent beauty shone' which isn't. Last year I attended the conference on 19th century music in Britain, held in Belfast, and someone gave a paper on Cornish carols. The conference proceedings may have been published by now.
Several books of "Cornish Carols" were published in Australia in the early 20th century. A freely downloadable example is at the National Library of Australia, by one J.L. Davey of Moonta, here:... more
Re: Australasian WG Xmas music Shelagh Noden,Sat Aug 4 8:53pm
Cornish Carols were to be found wherever Cornish men went to mine. They live on in Grass Valley in the gold bearing hills of California and I suspect elsewhere. Philip Payton compiled Cornish Carols... more