“In that Great Gettin' Up Morning”


"In that great gettin' up morning, Fare thee well, fare thee well...." Call and answer about the deeds of Gabriel (the Annunciation to Mary and the Last Trumpet). The refrain "Fare thee well" occurs throughout

Cross references


  • Four Dusty Travelers, "Great Gittin' Up Mornin'" (Columbia 14499, 1930; rec. 1929; on VocalQ2)


  1. Lomax-FSUSA 106, "Great Gittin' Up Mornin'" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. Silber-FSWB, p. 349, "Great Getting Up Morning" (1 text)
  3. Roud #15228
  4. BI, LxU106


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1947