Bessy of Dromore

Find traditional instrumental music
Jump to: navigation, search



Bessy of Dromore  Click on the tune title to see or modify Bessy of Dromore's annotations. If the link is red you can create them using the form provided.Browse Properties <br/>Browse/:Bessy of Dromore
 Theme code Index    47L7L1 3437L
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/4
 History    
 Structure    One part
 Editor/Compiler    George Petrie
 Book/Manuscript title    Ancient Music of Ireland
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 181, p. 120
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1855
 Artist    
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Media    
 Score   ()   


Bessy of Dromore: annotations


X:1
%
T:Bessie of Dromore
M:2/4
L:1/8
R:Air
B:Petrie--Ancient Music of Ireland (1855, No. 181, p. 120)
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
K:F
F>D|C>D FF|F3 G/A/|BG cA|G3F|G>G GA|
G2 FG/A/|BA/G/ AF|D2C F/G/|A>B cc|c2 df|
dcfG|A>G FG|FD CD F>G AF|GF/G/ FF|
F3 F/G/|F>D CD|F>G AF|GF/G/ FF|F3||
X:2
%
T:Bessy of Dromore
M:2/4
L:1/8
R:Air
S:Stanford/Petrie (1905), No. 415
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
K:G
G/E/ | DE GG | G2 AG | c>Ad>B A3G | A>A AB | A2 GA/B/ | c>A BG | E2 D ||
G/A/ | B>c dd | d2 eg | ed gA | B>A GA| GE DE | G>A BG | AG/A/ GG | G3 || 
X:1
%
T:Bessy of Dromore
M:2/4
L:1/8
R:Air
S:Stanford/Petrie (1905), No. 414
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
K:G
F/>D/ | C>D FF | F3 G/A/ | BG cA | G3F | G>G GA | G2 FG/A/ | 
BA/G/ AF | D2 CF/G/ | A>B cc | c2 df | dc fG | A>G F{A}G | 
FD CD | ~F>G AF | GF/G/ FF | F3 F/G/ || A>B cc | c2 df | 
dc fG | A>G FG | F>D CD | F>G AF | GF/G/ FF F3 || 

Bessy of Dromore: annotations

BESSY OF DROMORE. Irish, Air (2/4 time). F Major: G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). One part: AB. Petrie collected two airs with this title. The 2nd air appears in abc form, below.

Printed source: Stanford/Petrie (Complete Collection), 1905; Nos. 414 & 415, p. 105.