Rising of the Moon (The)

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 Theme code Index    1134 51H75
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 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4
 History    
 Structure    AB, AA'B
 Editor/Compiler    Francis O'Neill
 Book/Manuscript title    Music of Ireland: 1850 Melodies
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 158, p. 28
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1903
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 Score   (1)   



X:1 T:Rising of the Moon, The L:1/8 S:O’Neill N:A major-key variant of O'Lochlainn's tune. M:C K:D D3 E F2 G2|A2 d2 c A3|F3 A G2 E2|D2 D2 [E4C4]| D3 E F2 G2|A2 d2 c A3|F3 A G2 E2|E2 D2 D4|| A2 B2 c2 d2|e2 d2 c A3|F3 G A2 B2|c2 d2 A4| A2 B2 c2 d2|e2 d2 c A3|F3 A G2 E2|E2 D2 D4||

X:2 T:Rising of the Moon, The T:Wearing of the Green M:2/4 L:1/8 K:D DE|FF FF|F<A A>F|FE E>E|E2 A>A| BG d>c|BA FD|ED DE|D2:|

X:3 T:Rising of the Moon S:O'Lochlainn, More Irish Street Ballads, p. 134 Z:Jerome Colburn N:C.O'L. has it in Cm, in 2/4 (his eighth = my quarter) N:and bars it a half-measure off. M:4/4 K:Em E3 F G2 A2 | B2 e2 d B3 | A2 F2 B2 AF |1 E2 E2 E4 :|2 E3 E E4 || B2 e2 e3 d | f3 e d2 B2 | A2 B2 d B3 | d2 f2 e4 | B2 e2 e2 d2 | f3 e d B3 | A2 F2 B2 AG | E3 E E4 |]**