Nunc est bibendum

Find traditional instrumental music

Nunc est bibendum  Click on the tune title to see or modify Nunc est bibendum's annotations. If the link is red you can create them using the form provided.Browse Properties <br/>Special:Browse/:Nunc est bibendum
Query the Archive
Query the Archive
 Theme code Index    561H2H 3H2H2H1H
 Also known as    Now is the time to drink
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:James Oswald
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Caledonian Pocket Companion Book 11
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 127
 Year of publication/Date of MS    c. 1760
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Nunc est bibendum T:Now it is time to drink M:C L:1/8 R:Air Q:"Slow" B:Oswald – Caledonian Pocket Companion, Book 11 (1760, p. 127) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D B>d|A2 (3BAB d2 (3ede|{de}f2 Te>d e2 d>e|{de}f2 Te>d e2 f>a|b2 (b/a/)f Te2 d>B| A2 A>B d2 d>e|{de}f2 Te>d e2 f>a|b2 b>a f2 Te>d|d6:| |:f>a|b>a (f/e/)d Te2 d>e|f2 (a/f/)d e3b|afTed afTed|efTed B2 (A/B/)F| A2 (3BAB d2 (e/d/e/f)|afTed e2 (f/e/f/a/)|b3a (g<f) Te>d|d6:|] P:Gig "Brisk"B|A3 ABd|{de}f2d Tede|{de}f2d Tede|{de}f2d TedB| A3 ABc|{df}f2d ede|fed BAB|d3 D2:| |:b|afd Tede|faf e2b|afd afd|afd B2d| A3 ABd|{de}f2d Tede|f2fed BAB|d3 D2:|]