Old Blind Bard (The)

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 Theme code Index    3b7b1H5 3bH51H1H
 Also known as    Sean file dall (An)
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece
 Key/Tonic of    E
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Aeolian (minor)
 Time signature    2/4
 Structure    AB
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:George Petrie
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Ancient Music of Ireland
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 112
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1855
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Untitled N:O'Neill prints the tune as "Old Blind Bard" M:2/4 L:1/8 R:Air B:George Petrie - "Ancient Music of Ireland" (1855, p. 112) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:C E/D/|C/D/E/^F/ GF/G/|A/G/^F/G/ E(e/d/)|{d}cB/A/ E/^G/|A3 (E/D/)|C/D/E/^F/ GF/G/| A/G/^F/G/ E (e/d/)|{d}c(B/A/) E^G|A3||e|e>d c(B/c/)|d/c/B/A/ GA/B/| c(B/c/) (A/B/)(c/d/) eE E(E/D/)|C/D/E/^F/ GF/G/|A/G/^F/A/ E (e/>d/)|c(B/A/) E^G|A3||

X:1 T:Old Blind Bard, The M:2/4 L:1/8 R:Air Q:"Brilliant" S:O'Neill - Music of Ireland (1903), No. 266 Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:Emin B/A/ | G/A/B/c/ dc/d/ | e/d/c/d/ Bb/a/ | {a}gf/e/ B^d | e3 B/A/ | G/A/B/c/ dc/d/ | e/d/c/d/ Bb/a/ | g/f/e/d/ B^d | e3 || b | b>a gf/g/ | a/g/f/e/ de/f/ | gf/g/ e/f/g/a/ bB BB/A/ | G/A/B/c/ dc/d/ | e/d/c/d/ Bb/a/ | g/f/e/d/ B^d | e3 ||