Will You Come to the Bower

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 Theme code Index    5555 5760
 Also known as    Come to the Bower, National Hornpipe, Spider and the Fly (The), Vandalls of Hammerwich (1)
 Composer/Core Source    Biography:Thomas Moore
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece
 Key/Tonic of    C
 Accidental    NONE
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/4
 Structure    One part
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:Patrick O'Flannagan
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:The Hibernia Collection
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 38
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1860
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Will You Come to the Bower? M:C L:1/8 R:Air S:Minstrel (Baltimore: F. Lucas, 1812, pp. 214-215) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G B c|d2d d dg fe|{e}d2 d d d2 Bd|{d}c2 c c cB Bd| dc A F G2 B c |d2 d d dg fe|{e}d2 d d d2 Bd| {d}c2 c c cB Bd|dc A F G4||G>B B B G>B B B| dc c c {c}B2 z2|G>B B B G>B B B|dc A F G2||

X:120 T:Will You Come to the Bower. JGi.120 M:2/4 L:1/8 Q:1/4=100 S:Joshua Gibbons MS,1823,Tealby,Lincs. R:Country Dance O:Tealby,Lincolnshire Z:VMP/R.Greig, 2009 K:G (Bd)|:d2dd|d2dd|dgfe|ed zd|dccc|cBBB|dcAF|G2z2:| |:(GB).B.B|(GB).B.B|d2cc|B2z2|(GB).B.B|(GB).B.B|dcBF|G2z2:|

X:1 T:Will You Come to the Bower? M:2/4 L:1/8 R:Air Q:"Amoroso" B:J. Clinton – Gems of Ireland: 200 Airs (1841, No. 50, p. 25) H:Irish-born Clinton was a flute teacher for the Royal Academy, London Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:C (ef)|.g2 .g.g|.g2 .g.g|(ac'b).a|{a}g2 z.a|(gf).f.f|(fe) z.e|(fd).c.B|c2|| z|(ce).e.e|(ce).e.e|(gf).f.f|{f}e2 z2|(ce).e.e|(ce).e.e|(g^f=f).d|c2||

X:1 T:Will You Come to the Bower M:2/4 L:1/8 R:Air S:Howe – Complete Preceptor for the Accordeon (1843) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:C EF | G2 GG | G2 GG | GcBA | A2zG | (GF)FF | (FE)EE | GFED C2z2 | CEEE | CEEE | GFDF |FE D2 | CEEE | CE GB | GEFD | C2 :|]

X:1 T:Will you come to the bower M:2/4 L:1/8 R:Air B:O'Flannagan - The Hibernia Collection (Boston, 1860; p. 38) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G B/c/|d2 dd|d3d|dgfe|{e}d2 zd|(dc).c.c|(cB).B.B|(dc) (AB)|G3 z:| |:GBBB|GBBB|dcAc|)(cB) B2|GBBB|GB dg|dBcA|G3 z||