White Leaf (The)

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 Theme code Index    1353 2553
 Also known as    Duilleog bhán (An), Green Leaf (The), Marquis of Tullibardine (The), New Policeman (5) (The), Tinker's Bib (The)
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    A
 Accidental    3 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4, 2/2
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:Bulmer & Sharpley
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Music from Ireland vol. 4
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 26
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1976
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
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 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:White Leaf, The M:4/4 L:1/8 R:Reel S:Francis Reynolds MSS, c. 1885 (Gaigue, Ballinamuck, Co. Longford) Z:Transcribed by Conor Ward N:Ward remarks: "Note that the bowing style used by Reynolds throughout N:the tune was known locally as 'slur and cut' - for a group of four N:quavers the first two notes are slurred the second two are cut." K:A af|eA A/A/A (eA)fA|eA A/A/A (fe)dc|(Bc)de (fe)dc|(Bc)de f2 af| eA A/A/A (eA)fA|eA A/A/A (fe)dc|(Bc)de (fg)af|edc(B A2):| |:fg|aA A/A/A (aA)fA|aA A/A/A (ag)fg|bB B/B/B (bB)fB|bB B/B/B (ba)fg| aA A/A/A (aA)fA|aA A/A/A (fe)dc|(Bc)de (fg)af|(ed)cB A2:|]

X:1 T:White Leaf, The M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel S:Murphy manuscript K:A E2|A2 (3cBA eAcA|e^def e=dcA|Bcde fdde|f2 bg afedc| A2 (3cBA eAcA|e^def e=dcB|...

X:1 T:Green Leaf or White Leaf, The M:4/4 L:1/8 R:Reel S:Larry Smyth ms., vol. II, c. 1900 N:Larry Smyth (1866-1930), Abbeylara, Co. Longford. Z:Conor Ward K:A gf|eA A/A/A eAfA|eA A/A/A (fe)dc|(Bc)de (fe)dc|Bcde f2 gf| eA A/A/A (eA)fA|eA A/A/A fedc|(Bc)de fgaf|edcB A2:| |:fg|(aA) A/A/A aAfA|aA A/A/A (ag)fe|bB B/B/B (bB)fB|bB B/B/B (ag)fg| aA A/A/A (aA)fA|aA A/A/A (fe)dc|(Bc)de (fg)af|edcB A2:|]

X:1 T:White Leaf, The M:4/4 L:1/8 B:Bulmer & Sharpley, book 4, 27 K:A (3EFG|A2 cA eAcA|(3Bcd ef edcA|Bcde fdde|fdad fdcB| A2cA eAcA|(3Bcd ef edcA|Bcde fgaf|edcB A2:| |:ce|eA A2 cAce|a2 ga fece|bf f2 fece|bffe ^defg| aA A2 cAce|a2 ga faec|Bcde fgaf|edcB A2:|]