Cliffs of Moher (The)

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Cliffs of Moher (The)

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  1H2H67 35L32, 52H57b 3b25L1
 Also known as    Aillte Motair ua Ruadain
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Jig/Quadrille
 Key/Tonic of    A
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Dorian
 Time signature    6/8
 History    
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    R.M. Levey
 Book/Manuscript title    Dance Music of Ireland 2nd Collection
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 34, p. 14
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1873
 Artist    Martin Byrnes
 Title of recording    Martin Byrnes
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    Leader LEACD 2004
 Year recorded    1969


Tune annotations


X:2
%
T:Cliffs of Moher
M:6/8
L:1/8
R:Jig
S:Levey - Dance Music of Ireland, 2nd Collection (1873) 
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
K:A 
(3e/f/g/) | a3 bag | faa ged | cAA EAA | cAA BAA | 
a3 bag | faa ged | cAA EAA | BAA A3 :|
|: (c/d/) | e3 (dBd) | e3 (dBA) | (G>AB/c/) (dBA) | (G>AB/c/) (dBd) | 
e3 dBd | (efg) dBA | G>(AB/c/ d)BG | (BAA) A2 :||
X:1
%
T:Cliffs of Moher, The
M:6/8
L:1/8
K: Ador
eaa bag|eaf ged|c2A BAG|EFG ABd|
eaa bag|eaf ged|c2A BAG|EFG A3:|
|:efe dBA|efe dBA|GAB dBA|GAB dBd|
[1efe dBA|efe dBA|GAB dBG|EFG A3:|
[2efe dee|cee Bee|EFG BAG|EDB, A,3|]

Tune annotations