Oh Say Bonny Lass

Find traditional instrumental music

Oh Say Bonny Lass  Click on the tune title to see or modify Oh Say Bonny Lass's annotations. If the link is red you can create them using the form provided.Browse Properties <br/>Special:Browse/:Oh Say Bonny Lass
Query the Archive
Query the Archive
 Theme code Index    5L6L1 113
 Also known as    Oh Say Simple Maid, O bonny lass can you lie in a barrack
 Composer/Core Source    Biography:Samuel Arnold
 Region    England
 Genre/Style    Northumbrian/Borders
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece, Waltz/Valse/Vals
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    3/4
 History    ENGLAND(North East)
 Structure    AB
 Editor/Compiler    John Peacock
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Peacock's Tunes
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 17, p. 6
 Year of publication/Date of MS    c. 1805
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Oh! say, simple maid M:3/4 L:1/8 R:Air S:Inkle and Yarico (1787) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G GD|D2E2G2|G3c B2|A2G2A2|B2G2E2| D2E2G2|G2 dc BA|G3 A BA|G2E2|| D2|c3d c2|B2A2G2|A2A2A2|A2B2d2| g3fe2|ed cB AG|G3 A AG|G2E2||

X:1 T:Oh Say Bonny Lass M:3/4 L:1/8 R:Air B:Peacock - A Favorite Collection of Tunes with Variations (c. 1805) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G GE|D2E2G2|G3cB2|A2G2A2|B2G2E2| D2E2G2|G2 dc BA|G2A BA|G2E2D2| c3d c2|B2A2G2|A2A2A2|A2B2d2| g3f e2|e!fermata!d cB AG|G3A BA G2E2D2|| c3d c2 |B2A2G2|A2A2A2|A2B2d| g3f e2|e!fermata!d cB AG|G3A BA|G2E2D2||

X:1 T:O bonny lass can you lie in a barrack M:3/4 L:1/8 R:Air S:John Rook music manuscript collection (Waverton, Cumbria, 1840, p. 203) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G GE|D2 E2G2|G3cB2|A2G2A2|B2G2 zE|D3E G2| G2 dc BA|G3A BA|G2E2 DD|c3d c2|B2A2G2| A3B A2|A2B2 dd|e3f g2|ed cB AG|G3A BA| G2E2||zB|d3e g2|g3a b2|a2g2a2|b2g2 ee| d3e f2|g2b2a2|g3a g2|g2d2 zB|c3d c2| B2A2G2|A3B A2|A2B2d2|!fermata!g3f e2|edcBAG|B3A BA|G2E2||

X:556 T:O Bonny Lass. Roose.0556 B:Roose MS, poss. Manchester, mid-late 19th century. Z:Village Music Project 2019 Roger Hare N:18th-century '4-dot-repeat-signs in this one. Not sure how to deal with this, N:particularly as bars 9-16 and 17-24 are exactly the same... M:3/4 L:1/8 Q:3/8=80 K:Emin GE |: D2 E2 G2 | G3 c B2 | A2 G2 A2 | B2 G2 E2 | D2 E2 G2 | G2 dc BA | G3 A BA | G2 E2 D2 | c3 d c2 | B2 A2 G2 | A2 A2 A2 | A2 B2 d2 | g3 f e2 | e!fermata!d cB AG | (G3 A) BA | G2 E2 D2 || c3 d c2 | B2 A2 G2 | A2 A2 A2 | A2 B2 d2 | g3 f e2 | e!fermata!d cB AG | G3 A BA | G2 E2 GF :|