County Mayo (1) (The)

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 Theme code Index    6421 5355
 Also known as    Contae Mhaigheó
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    6/8
 History    
 Structure    AB
 Editor/Compiler    P.W. Joyce
 Book/Manuscript title    Old Irish Folk Music and Songs
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 750, p. 370
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1909
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COUNTY MAYO [1], THE (Contae Mhaigheo). Irish, Slow Air (6/8 time). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB. "The Irish song to this air--a farewell from an emigrant--composed by Thomas Lavelle, will be found in The Irish Penny Journal, p. 352, with a metrical translation" (Joyce).

Printed source: Joyce (Old Irish Folk Music and Song), 1909; No. 750, p. 370.


X:1
T:County Mayo [1], The
M:6/8
L:1/8
R:Air
S:P.W. Joyce - Old Irish Folk Music and Songs (1909, No. 750)
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
K:D
d|BAA/F/ GF (3F/E/D/|EDD D2A|AB F/E/ F>GA|A/d/dc/A/ A2||
A,|DD/E/F/G/ AFA/c/|Bdd {d}f2 (3d/c/B/|BAA/F/ GFE/D/|EDD D2||

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