X:1 T:Carolan's Dowry M:C| L:1/8 R:Air K:D D2D2 DEFG | A4 A3A | d2c2d2e2 | f4 A2z2 | f2g2a2f2 | e2f2g2e2 | f2d2e2c2 | d4 d2z2 | D2D2 DEFG | A4 A2A | d3c d2e2 | f3g a2z2 | A2F2G2 FG | A2F2G2 FG | BAGF AGFE | D4 D2z2 | f3e f2g2 | a4f2z2 | e3de cdef | g4 e2z2 | f2 fg a2f2 | edef g2e2 | f2d2 e2c2 | d4 d2z2 | D2D2 DEFG | A4 A3c | d2c2 defd | e2c2A2z2 | A4G2F2 | G3A B2G2 | F2A2 AGFE | D4 D2z2 ||
CAROLAN'S DOWRY. AKA and see "Captain Sudley," "Planxty Sudley," "Spré Uí Chearbhúlláin." Irish, Air (cut time) or Planxty. D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). One part. Composed by harper and poet Turlough O'Carolan (1670-1738) on the occasion of his daughter Siobhan's marriage to Captain Sudley. See Note for "Captain Sudley" for more.