Galen's Arrival

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X:1 T:Galen's Arrival M:2/4 L:1/16 K:G DGA |"G"B3A BGdB |"C"c3B cAec |"G/B"Bdgd ecAG |"C"FGAB "D"cDBA | "G"B3A BGdB |"C"c3B cAec |"G"Bdgd "C"ecAF |1"D"G2GF "G"G :|2"D"G2GF "G"GABd |: "Em"g2gf gbag |"G/B"f2fe fddB |"C"c2cB cedc |"G/B"Bdgd "D"fgaf | "Em"g2gf gbag | "G/B(D)"f2fe "(Bm)"fddB | "C"c2cB "Am"cedc | "D"BGAF "G"G :|]



GALEN'S ARRIVAL. Scottish, Reel. G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. Composed by Scottish fiddler Alasdair Fraser for the birth of his son. The tune is often paired with his "Independence Trail."

Additional notes

Source for notated version: - accordion, fiddle and flute player Kay Atwood (Olympia, Washington) [Songer].

Printed sources : - Fiddler Magazine, vol. 3, No. 1, Spring 1996; p. 16. Songer (Portland Collection), 1997; p. 83.

Recorded sources: -Culburnie 106D, Alasdair Fraser - "Dawn Dance" (1995).



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