May Day (Sumer Is Icumen In)

from by Once in a Moon



This is an instrumental recording of the first ever pop song. Recorded for the birthday of Oscar Sharp. Often sung in May Day celebrations.


from Lent 2010, track released April 3, 2010
Trad. Arr. Robert Wells.




Once in a Moon UK

Robert Wells is a dabbler and a potterer residing in South London. This started as a challenge to write a new song every month (hence the name). He is also an actor, artist, technician and librarian.

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