The Girl I Left Behind MeTraditional Irish Tune / arr. Sandra Dackow String Orchestra Conductor Score & Parts Grade: 0.5 Item: 00-45817
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All in first position with straightforward rhythms and thematic parts for everyone, this poignant song arranged by Sandra Dackow will be a wonderful addition to any concert. The Girl I Left Behind Me first appears in 18th century Ireland, often known as "Brighton Camp." It emigrated to the United States along with many other Anglo/Scots/Irish folk tunes and became a popular marching song for soldiers. During the American Civil War, soldiers in both the Confederate and Union armies sang it. A number of cultures have embraced this song, adding their own local lyrics. (2:15) This title is available in SmartMusic.