Text Anon. From the Oxford book of ballads.
`Little Musgrave and Lady Barnard` `Matty Groves` is an English folk ballad that describes an adulterous tryst between a man and a woman that is ended when the woman`s husband discovers and kills them. It dates to at least the 17th century.
Dedication `For Richard Wood and the musicians of Oflag VIIb - Germany 1943`