Sleep On, My Kathleen Dear

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Sleep On, My Kathleen Dear

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  4542 1361H
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4
 History    
 Structure    ABB'
 Editor/Compiler    Francis O'Neill
 Book/Manuscript title    Music of Ireland. 1850 Melodies
 Tune and/or Page number    no. 97, p. 18
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1903
 Artist    
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    

Tune annotations


X:1
T:Sleep On, My Kathleen Dear
M:C
L:1/8
Q:Slow
B:O'Neill's Music of Ireland. 1850 Melodies, 1903, p. 18, no. 97
Z:François-Emmanuel de Wasseige
N:A 2nd ending has been added at the end of part A to fit with the following
N:anacrusis. The 1st note of the 3rd bar of part B has been modified (f natural instead of f#).
K:G
G2|c3d (cB)(AG)|G2(B/A/B/d/) {a}g{f}e|(d<B) (AG) (ED)(EG)|G4 z2D2|
c2(cd) (cB)(AG)|G2(B/A/B/d/) e2(ge)|(d<B) (AG) (ED)(EG)|1 G4 z2:|2 G6 z||
|:e|(=f>e)(fg) (fe)(dB)|d2(eg) g3=f|"*"(=fe)(ge) (ed)(ge)|
(dB) (c/B/A/G/) ED z e|(=f>e)(fg) e2g2|G2Bd e2 {a}g {f}e|
[1d<B AG (ED)(EG)|G6 z:|[2(d<B) AG ({F}Ec/B/) c/B/A/G/|G6 z|]

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