Setting of the Sun (1) (The)

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X:1 T:Setting of the Sun [1], The M:2/4 L:1/8 Q:"Slow" B:O'Neill's Music of Ireland. 1850 Melodies, 1903, p. 20, no. 111 Z:François-Emmanuel de Wasseige K:Gdor DD|B2 (c/B/).A/.G/|A2 .G.A|B{cB}A/B/ (c/B/A/B/)|G2 (.D.D)| B2 Bc/B/|A2 GG|(F/G/)A/>G/ {G}FE|D2|| DD|F2 (A/G/)F/G/|A2 c>d|cBAG {G}FD|C2 (.D.D)| B2 c/B/A/G/|A2 GG|F/G/A/G/ {G}FD|D2|]

SETTING OF THE SUN [1], THE (Luidean na Gréine). Irish, Slow Air (2/4 time). D Minor. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB.

Additional notes

Source for notated version: - Hartnett [O’Neill]. Sergeant Michael Hartnett, originally from northwest County Cork, was a Chicago policeman, a "silent and modest" neighbor of Capt. Francis O'Neill's in the city, and "an excellent dancer of the Munster school." His "mind was a storehouse of rare tunes," wrote O'Neill in Irish Folk Music (1910, p. 79).

Printed sources : - O'Neill (Music of Ireland: 1850 Melodies), 1903; No. 111, p. 20.

Recorded sources: -

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