Bishop's Song (The)

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 Theme code Index    3b21 7b7b7b
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece
 Key/Tonic of    F
 Accidental    3 flats
 Mode    Dorian
 Time signature    3/4
 Structure    AB
 Editor/Compiler    P.W. Joyce
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Old Irish Folk Music and Songs
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 776, pp. 379-380.
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1909
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   ()   

<abc float="left"> X:1 T:Bishop's Song, The M:3/4 L:1/8 R:Air S:Joyce - Old Irish Folk Music and Songs (1909) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:Fdor FG | AA GF FF|ed ef ec|cB GF EC|E2E2 FG|AA GF FF|ed ef ec | cB GF F>E | F2F2 || cd |e2 cB ce|f2 gf ec|cB GF EC|{C}E2E2 FG|AA GF FF|ed ef ec|cB GF FE | F2F2 ||


BISHOP'S SONG, THE. Irish, Air (3/4 time). F Dorian. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB. "Conn, Bishop of Galway, composed a song to this air" (Joyce).

Printed source: Joyce (Old Irish Folk Music and Song), 1909; No. 776, pp. 379-380.