Uair Bheag Roimh a' Lá

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 Theme code Index    6766 4460
 Also known as    Uair Beg Roimh a' Lá, Little Hour Before the Day (A)
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece
 Key/Tonic of    E
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Aeolian (minor)
 Time signature    4/4
 History    
 Structure    AB, ABB
 Editor/Compiler    Edward Bunting
 Book/Manuscript title    Ancient Music of Ireland
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 66, p. 48
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1840
 Artist    
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
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Uair Bheag Roimh a' Lá: Annotations


X:1
T:Uair Bheag Roimh a' Lá
M:C
L:1/8 
S:Charles Byrne, harper, 1806
B:Bunting - General Collection of the Ancient Irish Music (1840, p. 48)
K:Emin
(3EGB|c2 dc cBcA|AGAB cB z2|EFGE A2 GE| E4 E2z2||
|:BcdB e2 ef|edcB cB z2|edcB cBAG|A2 GE E3 G/B/|
c2 dc cBcA|AGAB cB z2|EFGE A2 GE|E4-E2:||
X:1
T:Little Hour before Day, A
M:C
L:1/8
R:Air
Q:"Briskly"
B:Bunting – Ancient Music of Ireland (1840, No. 66, p. 48)
Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion
K:Dmin
(3D/F/A/|B2 (cB) (BA)(BA)|{GA}(G>^F)(GA) (BA) z2|(DE) (FD) {GA}.G2 (F>E)|
{^CDC}(D4 {^c}d) z z(3D/F/A/|[D2G2B2] (cB) (BA) (BA)|{GA}(G>^F) (GA) (BA) z2|(DE)(FD) {EF}G2 (F>E)|
{^CDC}(D4 {^c}d) zzA|.A(=B^cA) dz de|(dc)(BA) (BA) z2|(dc)(.B.A) (BA)(.G.^F)|G2 TF>E D2 z(3D/F/A/|
.B2 (cB) (BA) (BA)|(G>^F) (GA) (BA) z2|(DE)(.F.D) .G2 {FG}(.F>.E)|{^CDC}(D4 {^c}d)zz||
X:1
T:Uair beag roim lá 
M:C
L:1/8
R:Air
S:James Goodman (1828─1896) music manuscript collection, 
S:vol. 2, p. 135. Mid-19th century, County Cork
Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion
K:Dmin
D/F/A/|B2 cB BABA|G^FGA BA z2|DE FD G2 F>E|D4 Dz z/ D/F/A/|
B2 cB BABA|G^FGA BA z2|DE FD G2 F>E|D4 dz zA|
A=B^cA dz de|dcBA BA z2|dcBA BAG^F|G2 F>E D2 z/ D/F/A/|
B2 cB BABA|G^F GA BA z2|DEFD G2 F>E|D4 d!fermata!z||
X:1
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T:A little hour before day
M:C|
L:1/8
R:Air
S:Rev. James Goodman music manuscript collection (vol. 2, p. 146)
N:Canon Goodman was a uilleann piper and cleric who collected primarily
N:in County Cork from a variety of sources in the mid-19th century
Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion
K:Dmin
(3DFA|B2 cB BABA|G^FGA B A3|DEFD G2 F>E|D4 a2 (3DFA|
B2 cB BABA|G^FGA B A3|DEFD G2 F>E|(D4 d2)||
A2|A=B^cA d2 de|dcBA B A3|dcBA BAG^F|G2 F>^E D2 (3DFA|
B2 cB BABA|G>^FGA B A3|DEFD G2 F>E|(D4 d2)||

Uair Bheag Roimh a' Lá: Annotations