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 Theme code Index    127L 125
 Also known as    Mártan Dubhach
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    England, Ireland
 Genre/Style    English, Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Country Dance, Slip/Hop Jig
 Key/Tonic of    A
 Accidental    3 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    9/8
 History    
 Structure    AB, AABB
 Editor/Compiler    George Petrie
 Book/Manuscript title    The Petrie Collection of the Ancient Music of Ireland
 Tune and/or Page number    
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1855
 Artist    
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Media    
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Melancholy Martin: Annotations


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T:Melancholy Martin
T:Mártan Dubhach
M:9/8
L:1/8
R:Air & Slip Jig
B:Petrie - Ancient Music of Ireland (1855)
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion 
K:A
{EFG}A2A BcA GFE|A2A B2B e2z|A2A BcA GFE|
F2F G2E A2z:|:AGF EDC DE/F/G|A2E G2A B2z|
A2A BcA GFE|F2F G2E A2z:|]
X:1
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T:Melancholy Martin
M:9/8
L:1/8
B:P.M. Haverty – One Hundred Irish Airs vol. 1 (1858, No. 47, p. 19) 
Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion
K:A
“Allegro”{EFG}A2A (Bc).A .G.F.E|A2A B2B e2z|A2A (Bc).A .G.F.E|
F2F (G2E) A2z||.A.G.F .E.D.C .D.E(.F/G/)|(A2E) G2A B2z|
A2A (Bc).A .G.F.E|F2 F(G2E)|[C2A2]z||
X:2
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T:Melancholy Martin
M:9/8
L:1/8
R:Slip Jig
B:Levey - Dance Music of Ireland, 2nd Collection (1873, No. 66, p. 29)
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion 
K:A
A2A BcA GFE|A2A B2B e3|A2A BcA GFE|
F2F G2E A3:||:AGF EDC DE/F/G|A2E G2A B3|
A2A BcA GFE|F2F G2E A3:|
X:3
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T:Melancholy Martin
M:9/8
L:1/8
S:Sharp - Country Dance Tunes  (1909)
N:Sharp received the tune from the Petrie collections,
N:"...offered as accompaniments to the several Figures
N:of The Running Set in place of those which are ordinarily
N:played in Kentucky." 
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
K:A
{E/F/G/}A2A BcA GFE|A2A B2B e3|A2A BcA GFE|
F2F G2E A2z:||:AGF EDC DEF/G/|A2E G2A B3| 
A2A BcA GFE|F2F G3E A3:|]

Melancholy Martin: Annotations