Si Bheag Si Mhor

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 Theme code Index    3H3H1H 1H1H1H
 Also known as    Sidh Beag agus Sidh Mor, Sheebag Sheemore, Sheebeg and Sheemore, Shebeg Shemore, Shi Bheag She Mhor, Hills of Habersham (The), Bonny Cuckoo (The), Cuckoo (6) (The)
 Composer/Core Source    Turlough O'Carolan
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    3/4
 Structure    AABB
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 Year of publication/Date of MS    
 Artist    Biography:Planxty
 Title of recording    Planxty
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    Polydor 2383 186
 Year recorded    1973
Si Bheag Si Mhor
Played by: Valerio Pelliccioni at home for Christmas
 Score   (1)   
Si Bheag, Si Mhor

X:1 T:Si Bheag, Si Mhor M:3/4 L:1/8 Q:225 K:D Major de|f3ed2|d3ed2|B4 A2|F4 A2|BA Bc d2|e4 de|f4 e2|d4 f2| B4 e2|A4 d2|F4 E2|D4 f2|B4 e2|A4 dc|d6 |d4:|* de|f3 e d2|ed ef a2|b4a2|f4 ed|e4 a2|f4 e2|d4 B2|B4 BA| F4 E2|D4 f2|B4 e2|A4 a2|ba gf ed|e4 dc|d6 |d4:|**

X: 1 T:Si Beag Si Mor T:Sheebeg Sheemore T:Sheebeg and Sheemore C:Turlough O'Carolan (1670-1738) H:Probably the first tune composed by O'Carolan. S\'i Beag and S\'i M\'or H:are two hills in Co. Leitrim associated in the local folklore with two H:bands of fairies continually at war with each other. Z:id:hn-carolan-3 M:3/4 L:1/8 F: K:D de | f2fed2 | d3ed2 | B4A2 | F4A2 | BABcd2 | e4de | f2f2e2 | d4f2 | B4e2 | A4d2 | F3GE2 | D4f2 | B4e2 | A4dc | d2dec2 | d4 :| |: de | f2fed2 | edega2 | b2b2a2 | f4ed | e2e2a2 | f4ed | d4B2 | B4A2 | F2GFGE | D4f2 | B4e2 | A4a2 | bagfed | e2e/f/edc | d2dedc | d4 :|

X: 1 T:Si Beag and Si Mor C:Carolan, harmony by Ian Hall M:3/4 F: K:D V:1 (de) |\ "D"f2 (fe) d2 |"D" d2 (de) d2 |"G" B4 A2 |"D" F4 A2 |"G" (BA) (Bc) d2 |"A" e4 (de) | "D"f4 "A"e2 |"D" d4 f2 |"G" B4 e2 |"A" A4 d2 |"F#m"F4 E2 |"Bm" D4 f2 | "G"B4 e2 |"A" A4 (dc) |"D" (d6 | d4) de |"D" f2 (fe) d2 |"D" (ed) (ef) a2 | "G"b4 "A"a2 |"D" f4 (ed) |"A" e4 ag |"F#m"f4 (ed) |"D" d4 B2 |"Bm" B4 (BA) |"D" F4 "A"E2 | "D"D4 f2 |"G" B4 e2 |"A" A4 a2 |"G" (bagfed) |"A" e4 dc |"D" (d6 | d4) || V:2 FE| D4 ED| F4 GF| G4 AB| A6 | G4 BG|E4 AF| D4 AG|F4 dA|G4 BG|E4 FG|A4 FD|B6| G4 BG|F4 AF|(D6 | D4) FE| D4 ED| F4 GA| B4 c2|d4 cB|A4 F2|c4 FG|A4 GB|F6|A4 A2| d4 A2|G4 EE|c4 A2|GABcde|A4 FA|(D6 |D4) ||