“The Water Is Wide” (also called “O Waly, Waly“) is a folk song of Scottish origin, based on lyrics that partly date to the 1600s. It remains popular in the 21st century.
Flowing lines and rich chords flavor this offering. The time signature moves from 4/4 to 6/4 and back occasionally. There is one well-marked and well-thought out accidental on the second page. Chords are written above the treble staff.