A cho-dhalta mo ruin! Seachainn an dun!

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A cho-dhalta mo ruin! Seachainn an dun!

(The Traditional Tune Archive)  
 Theme code Index   154 242
 Also known as    Dear Foster Brother Avoid the Tower
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/4, 3/4
 History    
 Structure    ABC
 Editor/Compiler    Jane Morison
 Book/Manuscript title    Highland Airs and Quicksteps vol. 2
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 23, p. 12
 Year of publication/Date of MS    c. 1882
 Artist    
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    



X:1
T:A cho-dhalta mo ruin! Seachainn an dun!
T:Dear Foster brother avoid the tower.
M:3/4
L:1/8
R:Air
S:Morison – Highland Airs and Quicksteps, vol. 2, No. 23 (c. 1882)
Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion
K:G
GG/G/ d2c2 | AA/A/(c2A2) | FF/F/ (A2G2) | FF/F/ (A2G2) | GG/G/ d2c2 |
AA/A/ c2A2 | AG2 GG2 | FA2 GG2 | Gc2 FF2 | GA2 GG2 ||
M:2/4
L:1/8
N:”quicker”
G>G d>d | A>A c>c | F>G A>G | A>G A>A |
G>G d>d | A>A c>c |F>G A>G | c>G G>G ||
M:3/4
L:1/8
G/G/G/d2c2 | AA/A/ c2A2 | FF/F/ (A2G2) | FF/F/ (A2G2) | GG/G/ d2c2 |
AA/A/ c2A2 | AG2 GG2 | FA2 GG2 | Gc2FF2 | GA2GG2 || 
X:2
T:A cho-dhalta mo rùin
M:C
L:1/8
R:March
S:Morison – Highland Airs and Quicksteps, vol. II,  No. 42 (c. 1882)
Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion
K:A Dorian
A>{B}A e2 e>{d}B d2 | e>{d}B d2 e>{d}B d2 | B>{A}B e2 e>{d}Bd2 | G>B A>A G>B A>A :|
B>{A}G d>{B}B d>{G}G d>{B}B | d>{A}A d>{B}B d>{A}A d>{B}B | B>{A}G d>{B}B d>{G}G d>{B}B |
B>d A>A G>B A>A :: A>{B}A a2 {g}f/e/d f2 | e/d/B e2 d/B/B d2 | f>{e}d f2 e>{d}Be2 |
d>{B}A B2 G>B A>A | G>B A>A z2z2 :: d>G B>B d>G B>B | d>A B>B d>A B>B |
d>G B>B d>A B>B | B>d A>A G>B A>A :: A>{B}A e>e e>{d}c {B}B>d | g>e {G}G>B e{d}B/A/ B2 |
{G}A>{B}A e>e e>{d}c B>d | G>B A>A G>B A>A :: B>d B>d B>d B>d | B>d A>A B>d A>A |
d>{G}G d>{B}B d>{G}G d>{B}B | B>d A>A G>B A>A :|

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