42nd Highlander's Farewell (The)

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42nd Highlander's Farewell (The)

(The Traditional Tune Archive)  
 Theme code Index   3b13b1 3b47bL1
 Also known as    Forty-Second Highlander's Farewell (The)
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    March/Marche
 Key/Tonic of    B
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Aeolian (minor)
 Time signature    2/4
 History    
 Structure    AA'B
 Editor/Compiler    James S. Kerr
 Book/Manuscript title    Merry Melodies vol. 3
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 419, p. 47
 Year of publication/Date of MS    c. 1880's
 Artist    John Cunningham
 Title of recording    Fair Warning
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    Green Linnet SIF 1047
 Year recorded    1983


Tune annotations


X:1
T:42nd Highlander's Farewell, The
M:2/4
L:1/8
R:March
B:Kerr - Merry Melodies, vol. 3, No. 419  (c. 1880's)
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
K:Bmin
(f/e/)|dBB>c|dBB>c|d(c/B/) e/d/c/B/|(A2 A)(B/c/)|dBB>c|dBB>c|
d>efd|B2 (Bc)|d>efe|{g}f>ede|f(e/d/) e/d/c/B/|A2 (Ac)|
B>cde|1 f>edc|a>f e(d/c/)|(B2 B):|2 fdef|d>BcA|B2 (Bc)||
dBB>c|dBBf|dB e/d/c/B/|A2 (AB/c/)|dBB>c|dBB (f/e/)|a>fac|B2 (B>c)|
(d>e)(fa)|(f>e)(de)|(f>e)(dB)|A2 Ad/c/|B>cde|f>edc|a>f e(d/c/)|(B2B)||

Tune annotations