A Mhisg a Chur an Nolig Oirn

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A Mhisg a Chur an Nolig Oirn

(The Traditional Tune Archive)  
 Theme code Index   5127L 1642
 Also known as    Christmas Carousing
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4
 History    
 Structure    AAB
 Editor/Compiler    Finlay Dunn & George Farquhar Graham
 Book/Manuscript title    Celtic Melodies Being a Collection of Original Slow Highland Airs Pipe-Reels and Cainntearachd vol. 1
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 37, p. 21
 Year of publication/Date of MS    c. 1830
 Artist    Battlefield Band
 Title of recording    There's a Buzz
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    Flying Fish FF 299
 Year recorded    1982



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