Lochaber No More

Find traditional instrumental music

Lochaber No More  Click on the tune title to see or modify Lochaber No More's annotations. If the link is red you can create them using the form provided.Browse Properties <br/>Special:Browse/:Lochaber No More
Query the Archive
Query the Archive
 Theme code Index    333 332
 Also known as    Bard's Lament for His Sweetheart (The), Cha Till Mor Mo Bhean, Cumha Baird air son a Leannain, King James' March to Ireland, Lament for Limerick, Limerick's Lamentation, Lochaber, Orange and Green (3), Sarsfield's Lamentation
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    NONE
 Mode    Mixolydian
 Time signature    3/4
 Structure    One part, AAB, AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:William Thomson
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Orpheus Caledonius vol. 2
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 20, p. 85
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1733
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
Lochaber No More

Played by: Barry Phillips
Source: Soundcloud
Image: Lochaber No More. John Watson Nicol, 1801
 Score   (1)   
Lochaber no more

X:0 T:Lochaber M:3/4 L:1/8 R:Air N:Set for two voices B:William Thomson - Orpheus Caledonius, vol. 2 (1733, No. 20, p. 85) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G V:1 clef=treble name="0." [V:1] G2|GA B2 {Bc}d2|B3A Bd |e2A2 {AB}c2|A4 GA| B2 cB AG|D2G2A2|B2 AG {GA}B2|{A}G4 G A | B2B2 {Bc}d2|(B3A) Bd|e2 A2 {AB}c2|A4 GA| B2 dB AG|D2G2A2|B2 AG {GA}B2|{A}G4|| V:2 K:G clef=bass G,,2|G,2G,2F,2|G,2D,2G,2|C,2C,2A,2|D,4 G,F,| G,2E,2C,2|B,2B,2A,2|G,,2D,2D,2|G,,4 z2| z2z2 G, F,|G,2D,2G,,2|C,4 A,2|(D,2C,2) B,A,| G,,2G,2E,2|B,4 C, C,|D,2D,2D,2|G,,4||

X:1 T:Lochaber M:3/4 L:1/8 R:Air Q:"Slow" B:Francis Barsanti – “Collection of Old Scots Tunes” (Edinburgh, 1742, p. 2) F: https://vmirror.imslp.org/files/imglnks/usimg/b/b0/IMSLP94625-PMLP194938-Barsanti_A_Collection_of_Old_Scots_Tunes.pdf N:Francis Barsanti (1690-1775) was an Italian flautist, oboist and composer who spent N:most of his life in London and Edinburgh. Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G V:1 GA|B2B2 B>c|TB3 A B>d|e2A2A2|TA4 G>A|B2 (cB)(AG)|D2 (dc)(BA)|TB2 (AG)(GA)|G4:| |:G2|B>c d2d2|{e}d2 (cB)T(AG)|G2g2 (g>a)|Tg4 G2|B>c d2d2|d>ed>cTB>A|G2 g2 (g>a)|g4d2| d3gTd2|{de}d2e2g2|a2 A2 (A>B)|{B}TA4 G>A|(B<d)(c<B)T(A<G)|D2 (d>c)(B>A)|TB2 (AG)(G>A)|G4:|] V:2 clef = bass z2|G,4D,2|G,2G,,2G,2|C,2C2^C2|D4 z2|G,4G,2|F,4F,2|G,2C,2D,2|G,,4:| |:z2|G,6|F,6|E,2D,2C,2|B,,2G,,2z2|G,6|F,6|E,2D,2C,2|B,,2G,,2B,,2| C,2C,,2C,2|B,,2A,,2G,,2|C,2C2^C2|D4 z2|G,4G,2|F,4F,2|G,2C,2D,2|G,,4:|]

X:1 T:Lochaber no more M:3/4 L:1/8 R:Air Q:"Slow" B:Oswald - Caledonian Pocket Companion, Book 2 (1760, p. 15) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G V:1 clef=treble name="1." [V:1] G>A|B2B2 (B/c/d)|TB3A {BA}G2|e2A2 (A/B/)c|{B}A4 (G>A)| B2 (cB)(AG)|D3 EGA|TB2 (AG) (G>A)|G4:| |:G>A|Bc d2 (e/f/)g|{e}d3 cTB>A|G2g2 ga|g4 G>A| Bc d2e2|d>edcT(B>A)|G2B2d2|g4 d>e| (=fef).a.g.f|Te3d (B/d/)g|(ed)(cB)(AG)|A4 G>A| (Bcde) (A>G)|D3 edc|TB2 (AG) (G>A)|G4:| M:6/8 L:1/8 |:"Brisk"g|d2G (AB)d|(ed)BA2g|edB d2D|EGG G2:| |:A|(B/c/de) (dB)G|(f/g/a)f g2G|B/c/de dBA|G2g gdg| =fFf (e/f/g)e|(dB)g (AB)d|(ed)B d2D|EGG G2:|]

X:2 T:Lochaber M:3/4 L:1/8 R:Air S:McGibbon - Scots Tunes, Book 2 (c. 1762) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G V:1 clef=treble name="2." [V:1] G>A | B2B2B2 | {c}B3 ABd | e2A2 A>B | {B}A4 (GA) | B2 (cB)(AG) | D3EGA | B2G2G>A | G4 :: G2 | B>c d2d2 | d>edcBA | G2g2(ga) | ({a}g4G2) | B>cd2d2 | d>e(dc)T(BA) | G2g2g>a | g4d2 | e3 geg | D2e2g2 | a2A2 A>B| {B}A4 GA | B2 (cB)T(AG) | D3EGA | B2G2G>A | G4 :: G>A | B2B2(B/c/d) |{c}B3 (d/c/ B/c/d) | e2A2A>B | {B}A4GA | T(B>A/2B/4) cBAG | FA D{c/d/}edc | B2G2G>A | G4 :| |: G2 | Bc d2d2 | (d/c/d/e/) dcT(BA) | GGBd (g/f/g/)a/ | g4G2 | (B/A/B/c/) dGBd | (gf/e/) (dc)TBA) | G2(3gab (3agf | {f}g4dg | e>d (eg)(eg) | d2e2(g>a/2b/4) | a2A2A>B | {B}A4 GA | B(B/4c/4d/) (dc)(AG) | De d(e/f/) gc | B2(A<G) G>A | G4 :| |: GA | (B<G)(d<B)(g<d) | B>cB(AB)d | e2 (3gfe (3dcB | {B}A4(GA) | B(c/d/ c/d/c/B/ A/B/A/G/) | (F/D/E/)F/ (G/A/B/c/) (d/c/B/A/) | B2 A<G G>A | G4 :| |: G2 | (B/A/B/d/ d)d2d | (d/c/d/e/) (d/e/d/c/) (B/c/B/A/) | G2(3gab(3agf | {f}g4G2 | (B/A/B/c/)dd (d/c/d/)e/ | (d/g/f/e/ d/e/d/c/ B/c/B/A/)|G(A/B/ c/d/e/f/ g/f/g/f/)| g3 bag | e>d (e/g/f/g/) (e/g/f/g) | d2 e(g/a/ b/g/a/b/) | a2A2A>B | {B}A4 (GA) | (Bc/d/) (cB)T(AG) | D(E/F/ G/A/B/c/ d/c/B/A/) | B2 T(AG) G>A | G4 :|

X:3 T:Lochaber No More T:Farewell to Lochaber, Farewell to My Jean M:3/4 L:1/8 Q:"Andante moderato" S:Caledonian Muse, London 1785 Z:Paul Kinder R:Air K:G V:1 clef=treble name="3." [V:1] G>A | B2 B2 B3/2c/4d/4 | B3 A (3BAG|{^d}e2 A2 A3/2B/4c/4 |{B}A4 G>A|! B2 cB AG|D3 E GA|B2 AG A>B|G4:|! G>A|B>c d2 e3/2f/4g/4|{e}d3 c B>A|G2 g2 g>a|g4 G>A|! B>c d2 e2|d>e dc BA|G2 B2 d3/2e/4f/4|g4 d>e|! =fe fa gf|e3 d B/4d/4g|ed cB AG|A4 G>A|! Bc de A>G|D3 e dc|B2 A>G A>B|G4||

X:4 T:Lochaber M:3/4 L:1/8 R:Air B:Mulhollan - Selection of Irish and Scots Tunes (Edinburgh, 1804, p. 26) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:F V:1 clef=treble name="4." [V:1] F>G|{B}A2A2 A>B|{B}A2G2 (Ac)|d2 G2 (G>A)|{A}G4 (FG)| A2 (BA)(GF)|C3D (FG)|{B}A2 (GF)(FG)|{G}F4 F>G| A2A2 (AB/c/)|{B}(A2G2) (Ac)|d2G2 (GA/B/)|(A2G2) FG| (A<c)(BA)(GF)|C2 (cB)(AG)|A2F2 (FG)|{G}F4|| F2|A>B c2c2|(c>d)(cB) (AG)|F2f2e2|f4 F2| (A>B) c2c2|(dc) (BA)(GF)|F2 f2 (fg)|{g}f4 c2| _e3 f (ef)|{_e}d2c2 (de)|g2 G2 (GA/B/)|{A}G4 F>G| (A<c)(BA)(GF)|C3 d (cB)|{B}A2 F2 (FG)|{G}F4||

X:5 T:Lochaber M:3/4 L:1/8 R:Air B:Patrick McGahon music manuscript collection (1817, No. 96) N:McGahon was a scribe of Irish language literature who lived in N:Dungooley, County Louth, on the Armagh border. He was a N:teacher with The Irish Society in the early 19th century, but little N:else is known about him. A few tunes in the ms. are written in other N:hands. B:Pa'draigín Ni' UIallacháin – "A Hidden Ulster" (2003, p. 464) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G V:1 clef=treble name="5." [V:1] GA|B2B2 Bc|B2A2 Bd|e2A2A2|A4 GA|BdcBAG|E2D2 GA| B2G2G2|G4::GA|B3c d2|(dg) (ed)(cB)|AB G2g2|f2g2 GA| B4 cd|(eg) (ed)(cB)|AB G2a2|f2g3d|e2e2 ef|e2d2eg| a2A2A2 |A2G2A2|BdcBAG|E2D2 GA|B2G2G2|G4||

X:6 T:Lochaber M:3/4 L:1/8 R:Air S:John Rook music manuscript collection (Waverton, Cumbria, 1840, p. 135) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G V:1 clef=treble name="6." [V:1] GA|B2B2B2|A2B2d2|e2A2 AB|A4 GA| B2 Bd c/B/A/G/|D2E GA|B2G2G2|G4:| |:BA|G2B2d2|G2B2d2|G2B2d2|d2 cBAG| G2B2d2|G2B2d2|e2A2 AB|A4 GA| BGBd cA|D2E2 GA|B2G2G2|G6:|]

X:7 T:Lochaber no More M:3/4 L:1/8 R:Air Q:"Slow and tenderly with expression" B:Manson - Hamilton's Universal Tune Book, vol. 2 (1846, p. 50) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G V:1 clef=treble name="7." [V:1] (G>A)|B2B2 (B>c)|B3 A(Bd)|e2A2 A>B|{B}A4 A>B|{B}A4 (G>A)| B2 (cB)(AG)|D3 (EGA)|B2 (AGGA)|G4 (G>A)| B2B2 B(c/d/)|{c}B3 A(Bd)|e2A2 A(B/c/)|(B2A2) G>A| (BdcB)(AG)|D2 (dc)(BA)|B2 (AGGA)|G4|| G2|(B>c)d2d2|(d>e)(dc)(BA)|G2g2f2|g4G2| (B>c)d2d2|(ed)(cB)(AG)|G2 g2 (ga)|g4 d2| =f3 g(fg)|{=f}e2 d2 (eg)|a2A2 A(B/c/)|{B}A4 (G>A)| B2 (cB)(AG)|D2 (dc)(BA)|B2 (A>G)(G>A)|G4||

X:8 T:Lochaber M:3/4 L:1/8 R:Air B:James Goodman music manuscript collection, vol. 4 (mid-19th century, p. 160) B: http://goodman.itma.ie/volume-four#?c=0&m=0&s=0&cv=163&z=891.9731%2C5350.5173%2C3488.002%2C1521.0237 N:Canon James Goodman (1828-1896) was a Church of Ireland clergyman, N:uilleann piper and a collector of Irish music and songs. Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G V:1 clef=treble name="8." [V:1] GA|B2B2 Bc/d/|c2 BA Bd|e2 dc Bc|A4 G/A/| Bc dB AG|E2D2 GA|B2 AG GA|G4 G/A/| B2B2 Bc/d/|c2 BA Bd|e2 dc Bc|A4 G/A/| Bc dB AG|E2D2 GA|B2 AG GA|G6|| GA|Bc d2e2|d2 cB AB|G2 g2 ga|g4 dc| Bc d2e2|d2 cB AB|G2 g2 ga|g4 de| =fe =fa g=f|ed ef {a}gf/e/|d2 cB AG|A4 GA| Bc dB AG|E2D2 GA|B2 AG GA|G6||

X:9 T:Lochaber no More M:3/4 L:1/8 Q:"Very Slow" R:Slow Pipe March B:William Ross (1885) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:Amix V:1 clef=treble name="9." [V:1] AB|c2c2 c<e|c2B2 ce|f2B2 Bc|B4 AB|c<e d>c BA| AG A2 B<e|c2A2 AB|A4:||AB|c2e2 e<a|f>e d>c B>c| A2a2g2|a4 c>B|A>B c>d e>a|f>e d>c B>c|A2a2g2| a2a2 e>f|g2 ag fe|f2e2 fg|a2 d>c B>A| B4 AB|c<e d>c B>A|A>G A2 B<e|c2A2 AB|A4||

X:10 T:Lochaber No More B:Kerr's Merry Melodies Bk.3, p47 Z:Nigel Gatherer M:3/4 L:1/8 K:G V:1 clef=treble name="10." [V:1] GA|B2 B2 Bc|B2 A2 Bd|e2 A2 AB|B2 A2 GA|BdcBAG|E2 D2 GA| B2 G2 GA|G4::GA|B2 B2 Bc|d2 cBAB|G2 g2 ga|a2 g2 GA| B2 B2 Bc|d2 cBAB|G2 g2 ga|g4 de|=f2 f2 ed|e4 EG| A2 A2 (3GAB|B2 A2 GA|BdcBAG|E2 D2 GA|B2 G2 GA|G4:|]