Afton Water

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Afton Water

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 Theme code Index   132 243
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    6/8
 History    
 Structure    One part, AABB
 Editor/Compiler    James Aird
 Book/Manuscript title    Selection of Scotch English Irish and Foreign Airs vol. 5
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 80, p. 32
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1797
 Artist    
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
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Afton Water: Annotations


X:1
T:Afton Water
M:3/4
L:1/8
R:Air
N:”Slow”
B:James Aird – Selection of Scotch, English, Irish and Foreign Airs, vol. 5
B:(Glasgow, 1797, No. 80, p. 32)
Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion
K:G
D2|G2B2 AG|AB c2 BA|G2B2 AG|{G}F4 D2|
G2B2 AG|AB c2 (ge)|d2 cB AB|G4:|
|:de|=f2 (gf)(ed)|d2e2g2|g2B2 (AG)|(G2F2)D2|
G2B2AG|(AB) d2 (ge)|d2 cB AB|G4:|]
X:1
T:Afton Water
S:Seonaid Lynn, Edinburgh
Z:Nigel Gatherer
M:3/4
L:1/8
K:G
D2 | G2  B2 AG | AB c2 BA | G2 B2 AG | G2 F2
D2 | G2  B2 AG | AB d2 ge | d2 cB AB | G4    :|
de | =f2 gf ed | d2 e2 g2 | g2 B2 AG | G2 F2
D2 | G2  B2 AG | AB d2 ge | d2 cB AB | G4   :|]

Afton Water: Annotations