Silent the Lonely Glen

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SILENT THE LONELY GLEN. Irish, Air (2/4 time). E Minor. Standard tuning (fiddle). One part. Composed by County Cavan/Philadelphia fiddler and composer Ed Reavy (1898-1988). “The tune laments the passing of the old ways and the tradition as Ed remembers it: the old Ireland he once knew.”

Additional notes

Source for notated version: -

Printed sources : - Reavy (The Collected Compositions of Ed Reavy), No. 125, p. 139.

Recorded sources: -



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