Hugh Smith's Farewell

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 Theme code Index    113b2 7bL5L7bL5L
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 Composer/Core Source    Bill Black
 Region    United States
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    A
 Accidental    NONE
 Mode    Aeolian (minor)
 Time signature    4/4
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Hugh Smith's Farewell: Annotations


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T: Hugh Smith's Farewell
C: (c) B. Black [http://www.capeirish/tunes_online]
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
R: reel
N: "Hugh Smith, originally from Cavan, was head of CCE North America
N: and fought a long hard struggle against a terrible illness. I had
N: composed this tune to cheer him up a little, but unfortunately
N: never had the chance to get it to him before he passed away. His
N: brother Tony performed this tune at the 1999 CCE North American
N: Convention, and everyone is sure that Hugh would have liked it.
N: Ar dheis DŽ a raibh a h-anam."
K: Am
E | A3 B c2 BA | GEEA GEEF | GFGA B3 A | G2 BG dGBG |
A3 B c2 BA | edcB AGEF | GFGA Bdge | dBGB A3 :|
e | a^gab a=ged | eaag ea a2 | gfga gedB | G2 BG ABde |
a^gab a=ged | eaag eaab | g3 f efge | dBGB A3 :|


Hugh Smith's Farewell: Annotations