High or medium voice, Piano
From Volume 1 of Britten's folk song arrangements and dedicated to Pears's singing teacher in the 1940s, Clytie Mundy. It was composed sometime before 11 December 1940, which is believed to be the date of the song's first performance by Britten and Pears (part of a concert at the Cosmopolitan Club in New York). It has been published in 5 versions: high voice and piano, medium voice and piano, unison voices and piano, high voice and string orchestra, and high voice and orchestra.
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