Over by the Islands to America we go

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Over by the Islands to America we go

(The Traditional Tune Archive)  
 Theme code Index   3325L 25L22
 Also known as    'Null air na h' eileanan dh'America gun tèid sinn, Over the Isles to America
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4
 History    
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Jane Morison
 Book/Manuscript title    Highland Airs and Quicksteps vol. 2
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 20, p. 10
 Year of publication/Date of MS    c. 1882
 Artist    
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    


Tune annotations


X:1
T:Over by the Islands to America we go
T:'Null air na h' eileanan dh'America gun teid sinn
M:C
L:1/8
R:Air
N:"Slow, or ad lib."
S:Morison - Highland Airs and Quicksteps, vol. 2, No. 20 (c. 1882)
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
K:G
B3 A/G/ {B}AD DE | AD DE A2A2 | {D}B3 A/G/ AD DG | EC CE G2G2 | 
{D/c/}B3A/G/ {B}AD DE | AD DE A2A2 | {D}B3A/G/ AD DG | EC CE G2G :|
|: c | B>d A>G A>D Dc | B<d A>G A2 A>c | Bd AG AD DG | EC CE G2 Gc | 
B>d AG A>D Dc | Bd AG A2A2 | {B/c/}dB cA {c}BG Ac | EC CE G3 :|]

Tune annotations