Scarborough Fair
Free Vocal Sheet Music

Scarborough Fair is a timeless folk song from England. This is its most famous melody (yes, there are others, less familiar, but also beautiful). 




Hayley Westenra of Celtic Woman sings it beautifully on A New Journey





Here is the free Scarborough Fair voice arrangement in a good range for most singers, the key of Dm. (The version on my Beginning Guitar page, while great for guitarists, is not easy for most sopranos, especially young girls, to sing with strength. Too low.) 

Scarborough Fair printable sheet music


Download English folk song Scarborough Fair 

If you were looking for the vocal duet that Simon and Garfunkel sang, I'm sorry I can't offer it here.  Though this folk song is public domain, yet their ARRANGEMENT of the music is NOT public domain.

I'm pretty sure Simon and Garfunkel wrote the version they sang, which means it is their copyrighted intellectual property! You will have to buy their version in a music store, either online or offline.

Enjoy this simple but beautiful free Scarborough Fair voice sheet music arrangement for singing students! 



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I love genuine folk songs, without too much embellishment and arrangment. Glad to have found your site. Jeannette

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Useful Sites for Vocalists

ArtSongCentral, source of much free vocal literature

Beth'sMusicNotes, a source for lots of kids' songs

Cantorian.org, home to free classical sheetmusic

ChoralWiki, Home of the Choral Public Domain Library

International Music Score Library Project (IMSLP) Petrucci Music Library

Musicnotes.com - transpose vocal sheets up or down!

Note-Perfect.com, Resources for Choral Singers and Soloists - hear your part!

Sheetmusicplus.com

Singwise.com - Technical singing advice

VocalCoachBlog - free advice, & courses for sale

Vocalist.org.uk - this link takes you to vocal techniques and vocal links

VoiceTeacher.com - many highly detailed articles on the physical aspects of the voice

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