|SCROLL DOWN FOR WELSH AND ENGLISH LYRICS TO COUNTING THE GOATS
|Performed by Huw Rhys-Evans
|National Library, Aberystwyth
Oes gafr eto?
Oes heb ei godro?
Ar y creigiau geirwon mae'r hen afr yn crwydro
Gafr wen, wen, wen Ie
finwen, finwen, finwen
foel gynffonwen, foel gynffonwen
Ystlys wen a chynffon, wen, wen wen.
Gafr las ..
Gafr goch ...
Gafr ddu ...
Counting the Goats
Where is the goat? It's time for milking.
Off among the craggy rocks the old goat is wand'ring.
Goat white, white, white
With her lip white, lip white, lip white
With her tail white, with her tail white
With her tail and flank white,
White, white, white.
Goat blue (etc)
Goat red (etc)
Goat black (etc)
|On repeat, increase speed of melody AND follow with all preceding colors.
We have established a scholarship fund to assist children and
grandchildren of members of the Gulf Coast Welsh Society in
The requirements are:
(1) The student must be the child or grandchild of a member in good
standing in the Society. (The member must be a dues paying member
for two consecutive years and attend at least one function a year.)
(2) The student must attend an accredited four year college, or be a
graduate student in a four year college located in Florida.
(3) Applications must be submitted by the Annual Meeting in mid
January; awards are made at the St. David's Day Banquet.
Marilyn is currently enrolled in the Masters of Liberal Studies
program at USF-St. Petersburg, with a focus in History. Her
eventual goal is to teach both History and Social Science on the
high school level.
She is the child of a Welshman who instilled within her a sense of
pride in her ancestry, as well as encouraging her love of music and
She is a classically trained singer and is currently active in Gloria
Musicae, Key Chorale, Key Chorale Chamber Choir, St. Boniface
Episcopal Church Choir and Belle Canto Women's Ensemble. She
has performed as both a soloist and choral singer in New York City,
England, France, Italy and Bulgaria.
She spent five years as a volunteer at Mote Marine Laboratory in
both the Education Department and the office of Volunteers. During
that time she served as recording secretary of the Volunteer Board
for two terms. She has served as an active member of the music
committees for both Gloria Musicae and Key Chorale. She is
recording secretary of the Gulf Coast Welsh Society.