Sae merry as we have been

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 Theme code Index    1H1H3H 543
 Also known as    So merry as we have been
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    3/4
 History    
 Structure    ABC, AABBCCDDEEFF
 Editor/Compiler    William Thomson
 Book/Manuscript title    Orpheus Caledonius vol. 2
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 3
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1733
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 Score   (1)   



X:1 T:Sae merry as we have been M:3/4 L:1/8 R:Air B:William Thomson - Orpheus Caledonius, vol. 2 (1733, No. 3) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D (fe)|d3e f2|D3E FA|E4 fe|d3e f2|F2 (G>A) B2| A4 (ag)|f2 (gf) (ed)|B2 (dB) (AG/F/)|(G3A) (Bc)|d2 (cB) (AG)| FB (AG) (FE)|D4||(fe)|d3 e (fe)|(dc) (de) (fg)|e4 (fe)| d3e fe|(dc) (de) (fg)|{fg}a4 (ag)|f2 (gf) (ed)| B2 (dB) (AG/F/)|(G3A) B c|d2 (cB) (AG)|(FBAG) (FE)|D4||

X:1 T:So Merry as we have been M:3/4 L:1/8 R:Air Q:"Slow" B:Oswald – Caledonian Pocket Companion, Book 2 (1760, p. 21) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D f>e|d3e {de}f2|A2G2 (F>G)|{F}TE4 D2|d2 f>e f2| D3 EF>G|{G}A4 (a>g)|f2 afT(e>d)|TB>A/B/4 dBT(A>F)| G3 ABc|{Bc}d4 T(c>B)|A>BAGFE|D4:| |:TF>E|D2 F>G A2|D2 FA dF|E4 TF>E|D2 F>G A2| D2 (F>G) TG>F/G/4|A4 a>g|f2 {a}gf{f}ed|B2 (d<B) (A<F)| G3 ABc|(dfed) T(c>B)|A>BAGFE|D4:| |:T(f>e)|d2e2 {de}f2|d3 efg|{f}e4 T(f>e)|d2 T(f>e) f2| (dcd).e.f.g|{fg}a4 (a>g)|(f>g/a/4) gfTe>d|B2 (d<B) (A<F)| G3 ABc|d2c2TB2|A>BAGFE|D4:|]

X:1 T:Sae merry as we have been M:3/4 L:1/8 R:Air Q:"Slow" S:McGibbon – Scots Tunes, book III, p. 64 (1762) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D Tge | d3ef2 | A2G2 (F/A/G/F/) | TE4D2 | d2fef2 | D3 EFG | A4ag | f2 (gf)(ed) | B2(dB) (AF) | G3ABc | d4 T(cB) | A>BAGFE | D4 :: [A,2A2] | D2 (F>G)A2 | D2 (FA)(dF) | E4 (FE) | D2(FG)A2 | D2 (F>G) T(G>F/2G/4) | A4ag | f2 (gf)(ed) | B2(dB)(AF) | G3ABc | d4 T(cB) | A>BAGFE | D4 :: fe | d3ef2 | d2e2fg | {f}e4(fe) | d2f>ef2 | d3efg | a4 (ag) | f>agfed | B2 {e}d{c}B2 {B}A{G}F | G3ABc | d4 T(cB) | A>BAGFE | D4 :| |: [A,2A2] | (D/F/TE/D/) (A/F/TE/D/) dd | (3d/A/G/ (3F/E/D/ dAdF | {F}E4 FE | (D/F/TE/D/) (A/F/TE/D/) dD | (D/E/F/E/) (F/D/F/G/) T(G>F/2G/4) | A4 ag | a{f/g/}agfed | B2 e/<(d/c/<)B/ (B/<A/)(G/<F/) | G3ABc | d4T(cB) | A>BAGFE | D4 :|]

X:1 T:Sae Merry as We Twa hae been M:3/4 L:1/8 Q:"Slow" N:”The tune appears in the Skene MS, 1598.” B:Manson – Hamilton’s Universal Tune Book vol. 1 (1853, p. 163) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Eb (g>f)|e3f g2|B2A2 (G>A)|G2F2 (g>f)|e2 (gf) g2|E3 F (GA)| B4 (ba)|g2 (ag)(fe)|c2 (ec)(BG)|(A3B) (cd)|e3 d c2| (Bc)(BA)(GF)|E4||G>F|E2 (G>A) B2|E2 (GB) (eG)|(G2F2 GF)| (E2 GA) B2|(G2 AB) c2|B4 (ba)|g2 (ag)(fe)|c2 (ec) (BA/G/)| (A3B) (cd)|e3d c2|(B>c)BA (G>F)|E4||(g>f)|e3f {ef}g2| e2f2(g>a)|(g2f2) (g>f)|e3f g2|(ed)(ef)(ga)|b4 (ba)|g2 (ag)(fe)| c2 (ec) (BA/G/)|A3 B (cd)|(e>g)(fe)(dc)|(B>c) (BA)(GF)|E4||