Boy's Lament for His Dragon (The)

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Boy's Lament for His Dragon (The)

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 Theme code Index   51H4H3H 4H251
 Also known as    Boy's Lament for his Kite (The), Farewell to Aberdeen, Seventy Second's Farewell to Aberdeen (The), 72nd's Farewell to Aberdeen (The), Royal Highlanders' Farewell to Aberdeen (The)
 Composer/Core Source    William MacKay
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Pipe, Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    March/Marche
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/4
 History    
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Donald MacPhee
 Book/Manuscript title    A Selection of Music for the Highland Bagpipe
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 9
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1876
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 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    



X:1 T:Boy's Lament for his Kite, The C:William Mackay M:2/4 L:1/8 B:Donald MacPhee - A Selection of Music for the B:Highland Bagpipe (1876, p. 9) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:D e|Ad de/f/|g/f/e/d/ f2|gB Bc/d/|e/f/e/c/ A2| Ad de/f/|g/f/e/d/ f2|gB/B/ f/e/d/c/d2 d/d/:| |:g|aA A>c|BG A2|Ad Ad|e/d/c/B/ Ag| aA A>c|BG A2|Ad c/d/e/c/|d2 d/d/:|]

X:1 T:Royal Highlanders' Farewell to Aberdeen, The M:2/4 L:1/8 R:March B:William Ross (1885, No. 27, p. 126) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:D f|Ad d/<d/e/f/|g/f/e/d/ f2|gB Bc/d/|e/f/e/c/ A2| Ad d/<d/e/f/| g/f/e/d/ f2|gB f/e/d/c/|d2 d:| |:f/g/|aA Ac|BG A2|Ad Ad|e/d/c/B/ Af/g/| aA Ac|BG A2|1 Ad e/f/e/c/|d2d:|2 Ad f/e/d/c/|d2 d||

X:1 T:The Boy's Lament for his Dragon T:The 72nd's Farewell to Aberdeen Z:Nigel Gatherer L:1/8 M:2/4 B:The Jimmy Shand Bagpipe March Book K:D f|Ad de/>f/|g/>f/e/>d/ f2|gB Bc/>d/|e/>f/e/>c/ A2|Ad de/>f/| g/>f/e/>d/ f2|gB f/>e/d/>c/ d2 d::f/g/|aA A=c|BG A>B| Ad Ad|e/>d/c/>B/ Af/>g/|aA A=c|BG A>B|Ad f/>e/d/>c/ d2 d:|]