Annotation:Devil Take the Wars

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X:1 T:Devil Take the Wars M:C L:1/8 R:Air Q:"Animated" S:O'Neill - Music of Ireland (1903), No. 543 Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:D d2 d>f fedc|dA Bc/d/ BAGF|FAAd d3e|fg/a/ gf f2 ez| d2 d>f fedc|dA Bc/d/ BAGF|FAAd dfa>g|f2 !trill!e2 {d/4g/4e/4} d2 z|| d|.f.d.f.a .f.d zd|.e.c.e.a ec ze|f2 f>d e2 e>c|d>e f/e/d/c/ B3c| A>BAF A3d|A>BAF A2 d>c|Beef e3f|gfed dcBA| A>BAF A2 a>g|f2 !trill!e2 {d/4f/4e/4}d2 z||

DEVIL TAKE THE WARS (Go m-Beiried an Dialial Na Cogad). Irish, Air (4/4 time, "animated"). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB. A version of the English air "De'il Take the Wars", printed by Henry Playford in 1696.

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Printed sources : - O'Neill (Music of Ireland: 1850 Melodies), 1903; No. 543, p. 95.

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