Cara's Song

Find traditional instrumental music
Jump to: navigation, search

Back to Cara's Song


X: 1 T:Cara's Song R:Air C:Ed Reavy M:2/4 L:1/16 Z:Joe Reavy N:An air Ed wrote for his granddaughter Cara. Cara is autistic, N:but has a special fondness for music. Maybe someday his N:music will touch her, too. K:G D2EF G2FG | A2FD B2GE | c2AG F2A,B, | C2B,A, B,2B,C | D2B,D G2FG | A2FD B2GE | c2AG F2EF | G>G G2Bc || d2ed B>G | Ec cBAG (3F2D2F2 | G2FG A2FD | (3c2B2A2 B2Bc | d2^cded B2G2 | EccBAG (3F2D2B,2 | C2B,C F2EF | G2>G/2 G6 z ||



CARA'S SONG. Irish, Air (2/4 time). G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB. Composed by County Cavan/Philadelphia fiddler and composer Ed Reavy (1898-1988) for his grandaughter Cara, a child who was autistic but who had a love of music.

Additional notes

Source for notated version: -

Printed sources : - Reavy (The Collected Compositions of Ed Reavy), No. 126, p. 140.

Recorded sources: -



Back to Cara's Song