Sleepy Body

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 Theme code Index    3352 3351
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece, Jig/Quadrille
 Key/Tonic of    A
 Accidental    3 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    6/8
 Structure    AABCCD
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:William Thomson
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Orpheus Caledonius vol. 2
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 50, p. 216
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1733
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Sleepy Body M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Air B: William Thomson - Orpheus Caledonius, vol. II (1733, No. 50, p. 216) B: N:Thomson (c. 1695-1753) was a Scottish singer and folk song collector N:who lived in London for most of his adult career. Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion P:Vocal Setting K:F c|A c2 A f2|cB A GA B|A B c d e f |Tc3 F2B|A B c A2f| c B A GA B|AB c d e f |Tc3 F2||d/e/|f e d c B A |B c A G2 d/e/| f e d cA/B/ c/A/|f3 c2 d/e/|f e d cB A|B>c B/A/ GAB|AB c d e f |Tc3 F2||

X:1 T:Sleepy Body M:6/8 L:1/8 B:Mulhollan - Selection of Irish and Scots Tunes (Edinburgh, 1804; p. 44) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:A A|c2e caf|Te>dc Bcd|(c/d/e)f caf|{f}Te3 A2:| f/g/|a>gf edc|d(e/d/c/d/)B2 (f/g/)|a>gf e<ce|a3 e2 (f/g/)| a>gf edc|d(e/d/c/d/) {c}TB2A|(c/d/e)f caf|Tc3 A2|| |:A|c2e (c/e/f/g/a/f/)|e/f/e/d/c/d/ (Bcd)|(c/d/)ef (c/e/f/g/a/f/)|{f}Te3A2:| (f/g/)|a>gf ef/g/a/c/|d/f/e/d/c/d/ B>ef/g/|(a/b/a/)(g/a/f/) ec/d/e/c/|Ta3 e2 (f/g/)| (a/b/a/g/)a/f/ (e/d/e/)(c/d/e/)|(d/f/e/d/)c/d/ {c}T(B2A)|c/B/c/d/e/f/ caf|{f}e3A2||

X:1 T:Sleepy Body M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Air S:John Rook music manuscript collection (Waverton, Cumbria, 1840, p. 211) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G G|B2d Bge|d>cB ABc|(B/c/)de Bge|{e}d3G2:| (e/f/)|g>fe dcB|c(d/c/B/c/) G2 (e/f/)|g>fe dBd|g3 d2 (e/f/)| g>fe dcB|cd/c/B/c/ {B}A2G|B/c/de Bge|d3 G2|| P:Variations G|B d2 (B/d/e/).f/.g/.e/|(d/e/d/c/B/c/) (ABc)|(B/c/d)de B/d/e/f/g/e/|d3 G2:| e/f/|gfe de/f/g/B/|c/e/d/c/B/c/ A>de/f/|g/a/g/f/g/e/ dB/c/d/B/|g3d e/f/| g/a/g/f/g/e/ d/c/d/B/c/d/|(c/e/d/c/B/c/) {B}A2G|(B/A/B/).c/d/e/ Age|{e}d3G2||