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Drunken Wives of Carlisle (The)


Drunken Wives of Carlisle (The)

(The Traditional Tune Archive)  
 Theme code Index   1H31H5 1H372
 Also known as    Gie the Mauking Mair O't, Gi'e the Mawking mair o't, Gi'e the canty carle mair o't, I saw my love come passing by, I Saw My Love Come Passing By Me, My love comes passing by me
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/2
 History    
 Structure    ABCDEFG
 Editor/Compiler    Robert Riddell
 Book/Manuscript title    Collection of Scotch Galwegian Border Tunes
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 16
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1794
 Artist    
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    


Tune annotations


X:1
T:Drunken Wives or Carlisle (The)
M:C|
L:1/8
R:Reel
B:Robert Riddell - Collection of Scotch Galwegian Border Tunes (1794, p. 16)
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
N:Riddell credits the last sets of variations to "J.C.", presumably the 
N:"J. Clark" whose variation sets he credited on other tunes in the collection.
N:Riddell also notes that "an unpublished reel is added to complete the page."  
K:G
e/f/|:gG B/c/d/B/ Tg2 de/f/|gG B/c/d/B/ Tf2 Ae/f/|gG B/c/d/B/ g/f/e/d/ B/c/d/B/|
c/d/e/c/ B/c/d/B/ A/B/c/A/ f/g/a/f/:||:gdgB gd f/g/a/f/|gdgB fA f/g/a/f/|
g/f/e/d/ B/c/d/B/ c/B/A/G/ B/c/d/B/|c/d/e/c/ B/c/d/B/ A/B/c/A/ f/g/a/f/:|
|:G/A/B/G/ B/c/d/B/ G/A/B/G/ B/c/d/B/|G/A/B/G/ B/c/d/B/ A/B/c/A/ f/g/a/f/|G/A/B/G/ B/c/d/B/ g/f/e/d/ B/c/d/B/|
c/d/e/c/ B/c/d/B/ A/B/c/A/ f/g/a/f/:||:Tg>fed Tg2 de/f/|Tg>fed Tf2 Ae/f/|
Tg>fed BG B/c/d/B/|ce B/c/d/B/ Aa f/g/a/f/:||:gGgB  gGgB|
gGgB fA f/g/a/f/|gGgB gGgB|caBg af f/g/a/f/:|
|:g/f/e/d/ B/c/d/B/ Tg2 de/f/|g/f/e/d/ B/c/d/B/ Tf2 Ae/f/|g/f/e/d/ B/c/d/B/ c/B/A/G/ B/c/d/B/|
c/d/e/c/ B/c/d/B/ A/B/c/A/ f/g/a/f/:||:GgBg dgBg|GgBg Aa f/g/a/f/|
GgBg dgBg|caBa Ag f/g/a/f/:||:.g.g.g.g ~g2 de/f|
.g.g.g.g Tf2 Ae/f/|Tg>fTe>d BG B/c/d/B/|ce B/c/d/B/ Aa f/g/a/f/:|
"Variation J.C."g/d/B/G/ d/B,/G,/G/ TF2 A,E/F/|(G/4F/4E/4F/4) GD B,/D/B,/G, (d/4c/4B/4c/4) dD B,/D/B,/G,/|
C/C/e/e/ B,/B,/d/d/ A,/A,/a/g/ f/g/a/f/|g/f/e/d/ B/c/d/B/ g2 d2:||

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