Black Eyed Susie (Bb)


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This tune’s history can be traced back to the British Isles with a melody called “Rosasolis,” set by Giles Farnaby (c. 1560‑ c.1600). It appears by name in the US in the 1920’s. Like many old-time numbers, this song has a large selection of potential lyrics to pull from. Here is one example, from The Whitetop Mountaineers: