Welcome to Lesley Nelson-Burns' (aka the Contemplator)'s Folk
Music Site. Folk and Traditional Music and Popular Songs,
with Lyrics, Midi, Tune Information and History
behind the folksongs and ballads. Irish, British and American
including Francis J. Child Ballads and Sea
The background music is
Sequenced by Lesley Nelson-Burns
Please be aware that the background midi music will not play in some browsers.
I have updated the code on the pages so that Internet Explorer and Firefox now function. Chrome is still an issue.
And there still may be some glitches (some of the woman-made sort and some of a Chromium sort).
I hope it will eventually be sorted out.
If you wish to use any of these tunes in an
archive or on a webpage READ THIS. If you have questions, please go to the Introduction.
The Contemplator's Folk Music Site was established in
The links on this site were checked on February 26, 2012 and have been fixed. This doesn't mean there aren't any broken links. With nearly 4000 links on these pages, no matter now often I check, there always seem to be some that have rotted.