Convict Culture Week Resources


Updated 3:00pm 18th May 2023

Norfolk Island Convict Tune Book

Norfolk Island – Tasmanian Tune Session

Norfolk Island Convict Song Book

A selection of songs from the convict concert of 25 May 1840.

Basic song melodies

Banner of War
Bound Prentice to a Waterman
Catalina’s Lover
Don Scipio
Flow Thou Regal Purple Stream
Old England Forever
Paddy Carey
Some Love to Roam O’er the Dark Sea Foam
Spado the Scoundrel
The Old Commodore

A select preview of some of the dances, songs and music.

This entry was posted in Dance, History, music and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.