X:1 % T:Ronas Voe S:Jack Yorston, Orkney Z:Nigel Gatherer M:3/4 L:1/4 K:G B,C | D3 | B2F | AG2 | D2G | E2G | A2G | B3 | BB,C | D3 | B2F | AG2 | G2B | A3 | A2E | A3 | AB,C | D3 | B2F | AG2 | D2G | E2G | A2G | B3 | B2D | E3 | F3 | G3 | c3 | B2D | B2A | G3 | G |]
RONAS VOE. Shetland, Waltz. G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). One part. Composed in the 1950's by Lerwick, Shetland, accordion and piano player Ronnie Cooper (1934-1982), who composed some 46 tunes in the Scottish idom. "Ronas Voe" was recorded with the group "Hamefarers," which included Scottish fiddler Willie Hunter. Ronas Voe is a fijord-like inlet within Shetland Islands and is nearby to Ketligill Head, The Cleiver and Ronas Hill. It is one of the longest voes in the islands.