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 Theme code Index    512H1H7b 52H1H4
 Also known as    Jig Brest St. Mark, St. Michael's Jig
 Composer/Core Source    Grey Larsen
 Region    United States
 Genre/Style    Contra
 Meter/Rhythm    Jig/Quadrille
 Key/Tonic of    B
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Aeolian (minor)
 Time signature    6/8
 Structure    AABB'CCDD'
 Book/Manuscript title    
 Tune and/or Page number    
 Year of publication/Date of MS    
 Artist    Grey Larsen & Malcolm Dalglish
 Title of recording    Thunderhead
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    Flying Fish FF266
 Year recorded    1982
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Thunderhead L:1/8 M:6/8 C:Grey Larsen K:Emin M:6/8 ~B3 fBB|eBB dBA|~B3 fgf|edB AGc| ~B3 fBB|eBB def|gfe fdB|ADF ABc:|| K:G dGG AGE|DEG ~F3|EFF EFF|GFE ~F3|dGG AGE| DEG E/2F/2GA|1 BdB ceg|f/2g/2af gfe:|2Bde fgf|edB AGc|| K:Emin M:7/8 ~B3 fBBf|eBB dBBA|~B3 fggf|edB AGGc| ~B3 fBBf|eBB deef|gfe fddB|ADF ABBc:|| K:G dGG AGGE|DEG E~F3|EFF E~F3|GFE E~F3|dGG AGGE| DEG EFFA|1 BdB ceeg|f/2g/2af g2ge:|2 \ M:6/8 Bde fge|\ M:7/8 edB AGGc|| N:After last rep of 7/8 part of tune, end with a one note coda: B7

X: 1 T:Thunderhead T:St. Michael's Jig M:6/8 L:1/8 C:Grey Larsen S:Grey Larsen N:"The 6/8 tune has come to be known among pipers in Brittany as N:something like 'St. Michael's Jig'." N:After last rep of 7/8 part of tune, end with a one note coda:B7 D:"Thunderhead" Flying Fish 266 (1982) (Malcolm Dalglish, Grey Larsen, D:Kevin Burke, Michael O'Domhnaill, Triona Ni Dhomhnaill). 6/8 version is D:on Tannahill Weavers' "Cullen Bay" Green Linnet 1108 (1990). K:Emin dGG AGE|DEG ~F3|EFF EFF|GFE ~F3|dGG AGE|! DEG E/2F/2GA|1 BdB ceg|f/2g/2af fe:|2Bde fgf|edB AGc||! K:Emin M:7/8 dGG AGGE|DEG E~F3|EFF E~F3|GFE E~F3|dGG AGGE|! DEG EFFA|1 BdB ceeg|f/2g/2af 2ge:|2 M:6/8 Bde fge|M:7/8edB AGGc||!

X: 1 T: Thunderhead Jig T: Jig Brest St Marc C: Grey Larsen Z: Nigel Gatherer F: M: 6/8 L: 1/8 F:, K: Bm B3 fBB | eBB dBA | B3 fgf | edB ABd | B3 fBB | eBB def | gfe fed | edB ABd :| |:\ afd edB | ABd c3 | Bcc Bcc | dcB c3 | afd edB | ABd c3 | BdB cAa | gec d3 :|