Fox's Sleep (The)

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 Theme code Index    1H1H75 561H1H
 Also known as    Codlad an Sionnaig, Foxes Sleep (The), When he who adores thee
 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    4/4
 Structure    AB
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:Edward Bunting
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:A General Collection of the Ancient Music of Ireland
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 2, p. 1
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1796
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
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X:1 T:Foxes Sleep, The M:C| L:1/8 R:Air Q:"Moderato" B:Bunting - A General Collection of the Ancient Music of Ireland (1796, No. 2, p. 1) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:Eb (B/c/d)|[G2B2e2] (e<d) .c2 (B<G)|(B<G)(B<c) e2-e<c|B2 (G<F) A<GTF>E| [G,4E4][G,2E2]:||(B/c/)d|[G2e2] (d<e) c2 (d<e)|{g}(f>e)(f>g) [F2B2] z2| {f}(ed)(ef) (gf)(ed)|[G2e2] {def}[G2e2] z2 B/c/d|[G2e2] (e<d) .c2 (B<G)| (B<G)(B<c) ([E2e2] e<)c|B2 G<F A<GTF>E|[G,4B,4E4][G,2B,2E2]:|]

X:2 T:Foxes Sleep, The M:C L:1/8 R:Air S:John Mulholland -- Ancient Irish Airs (Belfast, 1810) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G d/e/f|g2 g<f e2 d<B|d<B d<e g2 g<e|d2 B<A c<B A<G|G4 G2:| |:d/e/f|g2 fg e2|fg|agab d2z2|gfga bagf|g2 {fga}g2 z2:|]

X:1 T:Foxes Sleep, The M:C L:1/8 R:Air Q:”Slow and with feeling” B:J. Clinton – Gems of Ireland:200 Airs (1841, No. 40, p. 20) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Bb .f|b2 (b>a) (agf).d|(f2 ga).b2 (b>a)|(agf).d {f}(ed)(c>B)| B4 z2.f2|.b2 (b>a) (agf>).d|(f2 {gf=ef} g>)a {a}b2 (b>a)| (gfd>)B (fec>).d|B4 z2f2|b2 (a>b) {a}g3 (a/b/)| (c'>bc'>).d' .f3 .f|{c'}(b>ab>).c' (d'c'){c'}(ba)|{c'}b2 z2z2 f2 {gf=ef}| (b3a) (ag) z.f|(fd)(fg) {g}!fermata!b2 (b>a)|(gf)(d>c) (e>d){d}(c>B)|B6||

X:1 T:Fox’s Sleep, The T:When he who adores thee M:C L:1/8 R:Air Q:”Lento espressivo” B:William Forde – 300 National Melodies of the British Isles (c. 1841, p. 4, No. 12) B: N:William Forde (c.1795–1850) was a musician, music collector and scholar from County Cork Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:F c2|f2 (f>e) edcA|c2de f2 (f>e)|edcA cBG>A|F6|| c2|f2 (f>e) (ed) (ef)|g>fga c3 c|f>efg a>gfe|f6 c2| f2 (f>e) edcA|cA cd/e/ f2 f>e|dcAF cBG>A|F6||

X:1 T:Fox's Sleep, The M:2/2 L:1/8 R:Air Q:"Moderato" B:P.M. Haverty – One Hundred Irish Airs vol. 2 (1858, No. 167, p. 76) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Eb (B/c/d)|.e2 (e<d) .c2 (B<G)|(B<G)(B<c) e2-e<c|[G2B2] (G<F) A<GF>E|[G,4E4][G,2E2]:|| (B/c/)d|e2 (d<e) c2 (d<e)|{g}(f>e)(f>g) [F2B2]z2|{f}(ed)(ef) (gf)(ed)|e2 {def}e2 z2 B/c/d| .e2 (e<d) .c2 (B<G)|(B<G)(B<c) e2-e<c|B2 G<F A<GTF>E|[G,4E4][G,2E2]:|]

X:1 T:Fox's Sleep, The M:C L:1/8 R:Air Q:"Slow" S:O'Neill - Music of Ireland (1903), No. 335 Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:D B|d2 d>c cB AF|A2 Bc d2 d>c|cB AF {A}GF E>D|D4 z2A2| d2 d>c cB A>F|A2 B>c {c}d2 d>c|{B}A2 F>D GF EE|D2 z2z2|| A2|d2 c>d c>B zc/d/|e>d e>f A2 zA|{e}d>c de f>e {e}dc|{e}d2 z2z2 A2| d2 c cB z A|AF AB/c/ {B}d2 d>c|BAF>D GFEA|D4 z2||