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An Aria A Day #11

‘She moved through the fair’
by Herbert Hughes
Piano Kym Troy

18th May, 2020

Hayley Sugars performs the traditional Irish folk song ‘She moved through the fair’, this arrangement by musicologist Herbert Hughes. The lyrics, telling the story of the sudden passing of his bride-to-be, were first published in Hughes’ ‘Irish Country Songs’ in 1909.

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