Limerick's Lamentation

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 Also known as    Lament for Limerick, Clothier's March, Irish Lamentation, King James' March to Limerick, Lochaber No More, Marbhna Luimní, Limbrick's Lamentation, Orange and Green (3)
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    NONE
 Mode    Mixolydian
 Time signature    3/4
 Structure    AAB, AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:John & William Neal
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Collection of the Most Celebrated Irish Tunes
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 5
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1724
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X: 22 T: Limbrick's Lamentation B: A COLECTION of the most Celebrated Irish Tunes2 p.5b N: The 2nd part has an open repeat but no close repeat. M: 3/4 L: 1/8 F: K: G GA |\ B2 B2 (Bc) | B3 A G2 | g2 A2 (AB) | TA4 GA | B2 (cB) (AG) | E2 D2 (BA) | E2 G2 (GA) | G4 :| |: G2 |\ B2 d2 d2 | d>e d>B A>B | G2 g2 g2 | Tg4 ed | B2 d2 d2 | d>e d>B A>B | G2 g2 g2 | Te4 de | =f>e f>g f>g | e>d e>g e>g | d2 (ed) (cB) | A4 GA | B2 (dB) (AG) | E2 D2 BA | E2 G2 GA | HG4 :|

X:1 T:Limbrick’s Lamentation M:3/4 L:1/8 B:Daniel Wright – Aria di Camera (London, 1727, No. 54) N:”being A Choice Collection of Scotch, Irish & Welsh Airs N:for the Violin and German Flute by the following masters N:Mr. Alex. Urquahart of Edinburgh, Mr. Dermot O'Connar of Limrick N:Mr. Hugh Edwards of Carmarthen” F: Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G GA|B2B2Bc|TB3A G2|g2A2 (AB)|TA4 GA| B2 (cB)(AG)|E2D2 (BA)|E2G2 (GA)|G4:| |:G2|B2d2d2|d>ed>BA>B|G2g2g2|Tg4 ed| B2d2d2|d>ed>BA>B|G2g2g2|Tg4 de| =f>gf>gf>g|e>de>ge>g|d2 (ed)(cB)|TA4 (GA)| B2 (cB)(AG)|E2D2 BA|E2G2 GA|G4||

X:1 T:Limbrick's Lamentation M:3/4 L:1/8 R:Air B:Samuel, Anne & Peter Thompson – The Hibernian Muse B:(London, 1787, No. 99, p. 62) N:”A Collection of the most Favorite Compositions N:of Carolan the Celebrated Irish Bard” Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G GA|B2B2 Bc|B3A G2|g2A2 AB|A4 GA| B2 (cB)(AG)|TE2D2 BA|E2G2 GA|G4:| |:G2|B2d2d2|(d>ed>)(BA>B)|G2g2g2|Tg4 ed| B2d2d2|(d>e)(d>B)(A>B)|G2g2g2|g4 de| (=f>g)(f>g)(f>g)|(e>d)(e>g)(e>g)|d2 (ed)(cB)|A4 GA| B2 (cB)(AG)|E2D2 (BA)|E2G2 GA|G4||

X:1 T:Limerick's Lamentation S:O'Neill/Bunting M:3/4 L:1/8 Z:transcribed by Paul de Grae K:G G>A | B2 d<B A<G | A2 G2 G>A | B2 d<B A<G | A4 ~G>A | B<G c<A B<G | E>D E2 G>A | B2 G2 G>A | G4 :|| ||: G>A | B2 d2 d>e | d2 cB A>B | G2 g2 g>a | g4 G>A | B2 d2 de | d2 cB A>B | G2 g2 g>a | g4 de | =f>e f>g a>f | e>d e>=f g>e | d>e gB AG | A4 GA | B<G c<A B<G | E>D E2 G>A | B2 G2 G2 | G4 :||

X:2 T:Limerick's Lamentation M:3/4 L:1/8 Q:"Adagio" S:Bunting's Arrangement 1809 B:O'Neill - Waifs and Strays Z:Paul Kinder R:Air K:Eb E>F|G2 B<G F<E|F2 E2 E>F|G2 B<G F<E|F4 E>F|! G<E A<F G<E|C>B, C2 E>F|G2 E2 E>F|E4:|! E>F|G2 B2 B>c|B2 AG F>G|E2 e2 e>f|e4 E>F|! G2 B2 Bc|B2 AG F>G|E2 e2 e>f|e4 Bc|! d>c d>e f>d|c>B c>d e>c|B>c eG FE|F4 EF|! G<E A<F G<E|C>B, C2 E>F|G2 E2 E2|E4||!

X:3 T:Limerick's Lamentation M:3/4 L:1/8 Q:"Moderato" S:McCullough's Collection of Irish Airs 1821 B:O'Neill - Waifs and Strays Z:Paul Kinder R:Air K:G G>A|B2 B2 B>c|B2 A2 Bd|e2 A2 A>B|A4 G>A|! B2 cBAG|E2 D2 G>A|B2 G2 A>G|G4:|! G2|B>c d3 d|de dc BA|G2 g2 g2|{ba}g4 G>A|! B>c d3 d|ed cB AG|G2 g3 g|g4 d>e|! =f3 g f2|e2 d2 eg|d2 ed cB|B2 A2 G>A|! B2 cB AG|E2 D2 G>A|B2 G2 A>G|G4||!