If All the Sea Were Ink

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 Theme code Index    5211 5665
 Also known as    If the Sea Were Ink, Ah! Where Is the Vow?, Lay His Sword By His Side
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece
 Key/Tonic of    E
 Accidental    3 flats
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4
 History    
 Structure    AAB
 Editor/Compiler    Smollet Holden
 Book/Manuscript title    A Collection of Favorite Irish Airs
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 10
 Year of publication/Date of MS    c. 1841
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 Score   (1)   



X:1 T:If the sea were ink M:C| L:1/8 R:Air Q:”Slow & with Expression” B:Smollet Holden - Collection of favourite Irish Airs (London, c. 1841; p. 10) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Eb ec|BG FG E2 EG|B2 c>_d c2 BG|F2 FG BG F>G|E6:| GB|c2 BG B2 cd|e2 ef g2 fe|~c2 e>c cB GB|c3B B2GB| c2 BG B2 cd|e2 e>f g2 fe|c2 e>c cB GB|(c3B) !fermata!e2 (c/d/e/c/)| B>G F>G E2 EG|B2 c>_d c2 BG|F2 FG BG F>G|E6||

X:1 T:If the Sea Were Ink L:1/8 M:C Q:"Moderate" S:O'Neill - Music of Ireland (1903), No. 552 Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G e/f/g/e/|dBAB G2 GB|d2 e>f e2 dB|A2 AB dBAB|G4 z2:| Bd|e2 dB d2 ef|g2 g>a b2 ag|e2 g>e dcBd|e3 f/e/ d2 Bd| e2 dB d2 e>f|g2 g>a {c'}b2 ag|{f}e2 g>e edBd|e3 d g2||

X:2 T:If all the sea were ink M:C L:1/8 S:Walker K:C cA|GED>E C2 CE|G2 A_B A2 GE|D2 DE GED>E|C6 EG| A2 GE G2 AB|c>Bcd e2 dc|A2 cA AGEG|A3 G G2 EG| A2 GE G2 AB|c>Bcd e2 dc|A2 cA AGEG|A3G c2 A/B/c/A/| GED>E C2 CE|G2 A_B A2 GE|D2 DE GED>E|C6||