Sweet May Morning

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 Theme code Index    1153 1H631
 Also known as    Madainn chiuin cheitein
 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    6/8
 History    SCOTLAND(Highland)
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Simon Fraser
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Airs and Melodies Peculiar to the Highlands of Scotland and the Isles
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 113, p. 45
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1816
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Sweet May morning T:Madainn chiuin cheitein M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Air S:Fraser Collection (1816) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G E/F/|G>AG G>AB|d>ec B2f|g>fg edc|B>AB G2 e/f/| g>fg edc|G>AG e2 (3g/f/e/|d<BA G>AB|G>AF E2:| |:B/^c^d|e>^de =d>^cd|e>^de =d2 e/f/|g>fg edc|B2A G2(3d/e/f/| g>ab edc|B>AB e2 (3g/f/e/|d<BA G>AB|G>AF E2:|

X:1 T:Maidain Chuin Cheitean T:Sweet May Morning M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Gaelic air Q:"Slow and expressive" B:Manson – Hamilton’s Universal Quick Step vol. 1 (1944, p. 75) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G E/F/|G>AG G>AB|(d>e)c {c}B2f|Tg>fg edc|TB>AB G2 (e/f/)| Tg>fg edc|T(B>AB) !fermata!e2 (g/f/e/)|d<BA G>AB|G>ATF E2|| (B/^c/^d/)|e>^de T=d>(^cd)|e>^de =d2 (ef)|Tg>fg edc|B2A {GA}G2 (3d/e/f/| g>ab edc|T(B>AB) !fermata! e2 (3g/f/e/|d>BA G>AB|G>ATF {EF}[G,2E2]||