Chasing the Hare Down the Hill

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 Theme code Index    5L134 7L5L7L5L
 Also known as    Blooming Meadows (1), Cover the Buckle, Down the Hill, Down with the Tithes (1), Hag and Her Praskeen (The), Humors of Miltown (1) (The), Humors of Milltown (1), Mountain Heather
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Slide
 Key/Tonic of    A
 Accidental    4 flats
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    12/8
 History    IRELAND(Munster)
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:Charles Villiers Stanford
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Complete Collection of Petrie's Irish Airs
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 413, p. 104
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1905
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Chasing the Hare Down the Hill M:12/8 L:1/8 R:Slide S:Stanford/Petrie (1905), No. 413 Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:Ab EFE A2B c2A dBA | G2E EFE G2E EFE | EFE A2B c2A Bcd | efe dBG (A3A3) :| |: c2A d2B c2A dBA | G2E EFE G2E EFE | c2A d2B e2c Bcd | efe dBG (A3A3) :||

X:413 T:Chasing the hare down the hill T:The humours of Milltown R:jig H:"Petrie calls this tune the same as the H:jig 'The humours of Milltown' - Ed." N:Original document written in 4 flats here transposed down. B:Stanford-Petrie Z:Lesl M:12/8 L:1/8 K:G DED G2A B2G cAG | F2D DED F2D DED| DED G2A B2G ABc |ded cAF G3-G3:|| |:B2G c2A B2G cAG |F2D DED F2D DED | B2G c2A d2B ABc | ded cAF G3-G2z:||