O good ale thou art my darling

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O good ale thou art my darling

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 Theme code Index   113b2 4443b
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 Region    England
 Genre/Style    English
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 Key/Tonic of    E
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Aeolian (minor)
 Time signature    4/4
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 Structure    AB
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O good ale thou art my darling: Annotations


X:1
T:O, Good Ale, Thou Art My Darling
L:1/8
M:C
S:Chappell - Popular Music of the Olden Time  (1859)
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
K:Emin
B,2|E2 EF G2 FE|A2A2A2 GF|E2 EF G2FE|B2B2B2||
B2|B2 Bc d2d2|B2 Bc d2^d2|e2B2c2 BA|B2 AG A2GF|
E3F G3A|BcBA G2E2|e3B c2 BA|G2F2G2E2||
X: 1
T:O Good Ale Thou art my Darling
B:Sabine Baring Gould, 1895, Old English Songs from English Minstrelsie, 1895
F: http://www.folkinfo.org/songs
L:1/8     %
K:G
B,2 |E2 (EF) G2 (FE) |A2 A2 A2 GF |E2 (EF) G2 FE |B2 B2 B2
w:The land-lord_ he looks_ ve-ry big, With his high cock'd_ hat and his pow-der'd wig;
 B2 |B2 (Bc) d2 d2 |B2 (Bc) d2 ^d2 |e2 B2 c2 BA | B2 (AG) A2
w:Me-thinks he_ looks both fair and_ fat But he may thank you and me for_ that,
GF |E3 F G3 A |(Bc) (BA) G2 E2 |e3 B c2 (BA) | G2 F2 G2 E2 |]
w:For 'tis O good ale, thou art_ my_ dar-ling And my joy both_ night and morn-ing.

O good ale thou art my darling: Annotations