Aa the Ships are Sailing

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Aa the Ships are Sailing

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  3347 331H6
 Also known as    All the Ships are Sailing, A' da Ships ir Sailin
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Shetland/Orkney
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    
 History    SCOTLAND(Shetland/Orkney)
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Boys of the Lough
 Book/Manuscript title    Music and Song from The Boys of the Lough
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 17
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1977
 Artist    Boys of the Lough
 Title of recording    Lochaber No More
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    Transatlantic TRA 311
 Year recorded    1977


Tune annotations

X:1
T:Aa the Ships are Sailing
M:C
L:1/8
R:Shetland Reel
K:G
A|:BGBd cAFA|BGBd gded|BGBd cAFA|BGAF G2 GA|
BGBd cAFA|BGBd gded|BGBd cAFA|BGAF G2 GD:|
|:GABd g2a2|gedc BGGD|GABd g2a2|ge^c3e d2 dA|
GABd g2a2|ged=c BGGD|GABd g2a2|ge^ce d2 dA:|

Tune annotations