Saith Nos Olau

Find traditional instrumental music
Jump to: navigation, search

Back to Saith Nos Olau


X:1 % T:Saith Nos Olau T:Seven light nights M:6/8 L:1/8 B: John Thomas - Y Camiedydd Cymreig/The Cambrian Minstrel (1845, p. 93) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Amin E|A>AA EEE|c>BA B2B|d>Bc ABc|B^Gz z2G| A>AA E>EE|c>BA B2c|def eAB/A/|G<Az z2|| B|c>Bc dcd|efe d2^c|def eAd|cBz z2 c/B/| A>AA EEE|c>BA B2c|d>ef eAB/A/|^Gaz z2||



SAITH NOS OLAU (Seven Light Nights). Welsh, Air and Jig (6/8 time). D Minor (Williamson): A Minor (Thomas). Standard tuning (fiddle). One part (Williamson): AB (Thomas).

Additional notes

Source for notated version: - Banish-Misfortune - "The Fair Little Child" (2013).

Printed sources : - John Thomas (‘’’Y Camiedydd Cymreig/The Cambrian Minstrel’’’), 1845; p. 93 (appears as air to son “Glenydd y rheidoi/The Ringers”). Williamson (English, Welsh, Scottish and Irish Fiddle Tunes), 1976; p. 42.

Recorded sources: -



Back to Saith Nos Olau