Wild Swans at Coole (The)

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 Theme code Index    52H1H5 7724
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    Ed Reavy
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/2
 Structure    AA'BB'
 Editor/Compiler    Joe Reavy
 Book/Manuscript title    The Collected Compositions of Ed Reavy
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 29, p. 31
 Year of publication/Date of MS    n.d.
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:The Wild Swans at Coole M:2/2 L:1/8 C:Ed Reavy R:reel N:Ed wanted one of his tunes to commemorate N:this favorite poem of his. He didn't know much Yeats, but what he knew N:he appreciated-particularly the last verse of "the Swans" N:But now they drift on the still water, N:Mysterious, beautiful; N:Among what rushes will they build, N:By what lake's edge or pool, N:Delight men's eyes when I awake someday, N:To find they have flown away. Z:Joe Reavy K:D dc ||: Ad (3edc d2 AB | cBcG E=FGE | DA, (3A,G,A, =CA, (3A,G,A, | =FEDB, =CA,G,_B, | A,2 =FE FED=C | A,B,=CD =FGAB | =cd^fg agfa |1 ge^ce d3 c :|2 ge^ce d2 Ac || d2 Ad fgaf|e=c cBc efge | d2 Ad fgaf|gfag eddc | defg abag | e=c (3cBc efge | a^ga=g (3efg ed |1 =cAGE D3 c :|2 =cAGE D3 E ||