BROMBEERLIED

Latest update on 01/03/2012

Artist: Franz Niernsee
Author: traditional
Label: Brillant
Year: 1910

With the Lenz Quartet. Reissued on comp Wien - Zoten & Pikanterien - Rare schellacks 1906-1932. Mentioned in songbook Zupfengeigenhansel (1908). Blackberries (Brombeeren) are a metaphor for women. Probably originating from the Low Lands, see: Ate Doornbosch's folk collection Onder De Groene Linden (M&W - 2008) VI-1: Daar Was Eens Een Meisje Vroeger Opgestaan (see: Where Have All The Flowers Gone).

Covers:

1932:

Franz Baumann

1933:

Vier Richters [from Tirol as Es wollt ein Mägdlein in der Früh' aufstehn]

1968:

Hein & Oss [as Es wollt' ein Mädel]

1974:

Hollands Venetie Band [as Marietje (Was 'n Keertje Vroeg Opgestaan); arranged by Johnny Hoes]

1974:

Hydra [as Marietje, n°2 NL]

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