House of Hamill (The)

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 Theme code Index    1554 157b2
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    Biography:Ed Reavy
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    E
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Dorian
 Time signature    2/2
 Structure    ABC
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:Joe Reavy
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Collected Compositions of Ed Reavy (The)
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 40, p. 42
 Year of publication/Date of MS    n.d.
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
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T:House of Hamill, The 
C:Ed Reavy
D|:EB{c}BA BFAF|EB{c}Bc dAFD|EB{c}BA (3Bcd ef|gfec dAFD|
EB{c}BABFAF|EB{c}Bc dAFD|EB{c}BA (3Bcd ef|gfec dAFA||
BE (3EEE dE (3EEE |BE (3EEE dAFA|BE (3EEE (3Bcd ef|gfec dAFD|
BE (3EEE dE (3EEE|BE (3EEE dAFA|BAGF GBef|gfec dAFA|| 
B2 ^GB eBGB|{c}BA^GB ADFA|B ^GB eBGB|=gfec dAFA| 
B2 ^GB eBGB|{c}BA^GB ADFA|BA=GF GBbf|gfec dAFD:|E8||
T:House of Hamil, The
C:Ed Reavy
Z:Joe Reavy
N:Ed's mother was a Hamill and they came from Monaghan. They had
N:a fondness for music and the traditional way of life.
N:Ed learned many tunes from Mom, who as an old-time "lyddler." She played
N:instrument, but she could hold a tune with the best in her region.
D |: EBBA BFAF | EBBc dAFD | EBBA (3Bcd ef | gfec dAFD | EBBA BFAF | 
EBBc dAFD | EBBA (3Bcd ef | gfec dAFA || BE (3EEE dE (3EEE | 
BE (3EEE dAFA | BE (3EEE (3Bcd ef | gfec dAFD | BE (3EEE dE (3DEE dAFA | 
BAGF GBef | gfec dAfA || B2 ^GB eBGB | BA^GB ADFA | B2 ^GB eBGB | 
=gfec dAfA | B2 ^GB eBGB | BA^GB ADFA | BA=GF GBbf | gfecdAFD :||

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