“Sweet Glenbush”


The singer calls on the maidens to listen to his(?) story, asking them to pity a wandering youth. He recalls his departure from Glenbush; now dreams and memories of home say to him, "Come back to sweet Glenbush"

Cross references


  1. SHenry H573, p. 212, "Sweet Glenbush" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. BI, HHH573


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1934 (Sam Henry collection)
Keywords: homesickness
Found in: Ireland