A Mhisg a Chur an Nolig Oirn

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A Mhisg a Chur an Nolig Oirn

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  5127L 1642
 Also known as    Christmas Carousing
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4
 History    
 Structure    AAB
 Editor/Compiler    Keith Norman MacDonald
 Book/Manuscript title    The Skye Collection
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 14
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1887
 Artist    Battlefield Band
 Title of recording    There's a Buzz
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    Flying Fish FF 299
 Year recorded    1982


Tune annotations


X:1
T:Reel
T:Christmas Carousing
M:C
L:1/8
R:Pipe Reel
B:Celtic Melodies, Being a Collection of Original Slow Highland Airs,
B:Pipe-Reels, and Cainntearachd, vol. 1 (Edinburgh, c. 1830, No. 37, p. 21)
N:"Selected and Arranged by a Highlander." The editors have been
N:identified as Finlay Dunn and George Farquhar Graham
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
K:Ador
e<A-A2 {c}B<G G<B|Ag fe dB Bd|e<A-A2 {c}BG GB|Ag fe .d2.d2|
e<A-A2 {c}BG G|Ag fe dB Bd|e<A_A2 {c}BG GB|Ag fe .d2.d2||
{g}fefg f2 ed|{f2}edef eB B<B|{g}fefg f2 ed|{f}edef d<d d2|
{g}fe(ag) f2 ed|{f}edef e<B-B2|e<A-A2 {c}BG GB|Ag fe .d2.d2||
X:2
T:A Mhisg a chur an nolig oirn
T:Christmas Carousing
M:C
L:1/8
R:Reel
S:MacDonald – Skye Collection  (1887)
Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion
K:D
a|eAA<A BGGB|A<Afe dBBa|eAA<A BGGB|A<Afe d2d:|
a|fdfa fdfa|eAef dBBf|fdfa fdfa|eAef d2 dg|
fdfa fdfa|eAef dBBe|daaf edef|gage d2d||

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