Fair Woman (The)

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Fair Woman (The)

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 Theme code Index   151H7 1H765
 Also known as    Ben bhán, It is not in thy power fair maid
 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    One part
 Editor/Compiler    Edward Bunting
 Book/Manuscript title    A General Collection of the Ancient Music of Ireland
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 23, p. 12
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1796
 Artist    
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Media    
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Fair Woman (The): Annotations


X:1
T:Fair Woman, The
T:Ben bhán
M:6/8
L:1/8
R:Air
Q:"Andante"
B:Bunting - General Collection of the Ancient Music of Ireland (1796, No. 23)
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
K:D
D2F A2B|d2d (c2A)|d2d c2A|T(B3{AB}[E2A2]) (B/c/)|
d2d cBA|A2 (G F2)(D|E2) (G F2)D|T[C3E3] D2 B/c/|
d2d cBA|[D2A2] ([EG]F2) (D|E2)(G F2)(D|E3) D3||
X:1
T:Fair Woman, The
M:6/8
L:1/8
Q:"Andante"
R:Air
B:J. Clinton – Gems of Ireland:200 Airs (1841, No. 169, p. 86)
H:Irish-born Clinton was a flute teacher for the Royal Academy, London
Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion
K:Bb
.B2.d (f2g)|b2b a2f|b2b a2f|T(g3 {fg}f2) (ga)|
b2b (ag).f|.f2 (e d2).B|.c2 (e d2)B|T(c3 B2) (g/a/)|
b2b (ag).f|f2 (e d2).B|.c2 (e d2)c|(B3 B2):|
X:1
T:It is not in thy power fair maid
T:Fair Woman, The
M:6/8
L:1/8
R:Air
S:Rev. James Goodman music manuscript collection (vol. 2, p. 147)
N:Canon Goodman was a uilleann piper and cleric who collected primarily
N:in County Cork in the mid-19th century
Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion
K:D
D|D2F A2B|d2d c2A|d2d c2A|B3 A2D|
D2F A2B|d2d c2A|d2d c2A|B3 A2||
B/c/|d2d cBA|A2G F2D|E2G F2D|E3 D2 B/c/|
d2d cBA|A2G F2D|E2G F2D|E3 D2||

Fair Woman (The): Annotations