Yellow Bittern (The)

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 Theme code Index    4L3L5L 7bL6L1
 Also known as    Bonnán Buidh (An)
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece
 Key/Tonic of    C
 Accidental    1 flat
 Mode    Mixolydian
 Time signature    4/4, 3/4
 History    IRELAND(Ulster)
 Structure    AB
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:Edward Bunting
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Ancient Music of Ireland
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 77, p. 56
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1840
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
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X:1 T:Yellow Bittern, The M:3/4 L:1/8 R:Air N:”Very ancient, author and date unknown.” Q:"Moderately Quick" B:Bunting – Ancient Music of Ireland (1840, No. 77, p. 56) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Bb .G .F{G}(F/>D/)|E2 .D(D/E/) .F(F/G/)|(_A2 .G).G .B/(G/F/E/)| .D/>(E/D/C/) .B,/(D/E/B,/) T(C>B,)|.B, {A,}.B,2 G F{G}F/D/|[C2E2] .D(D/>E/) .F(F/>G/)| [B,2D2F2_A2] GG B/G/F/E/|.D(D>C) .B,(B,/>D/) T(C>B,)|(.B,.B,.B,)|| .FF(G/A/)|[D2F2B2] .B.c.d.e|[F2B2d2][F2A2c2] (d/c/d/B/)|[F2A2] (A/c/B/A/) T(G>F)| F [C2F2] (D/>E/) .F(F/>D/)|.E.E .D(D/>E/) .F(F/>G/)|[B,2D2F2_A2] GG .B/(G/F/E/)| .D>(E/D/C/) .B,/(C/E/B,/) {D}.C/(B,/C/D/)|(.B,.B,.B,)||.f .fg/a/| .b2 (.b.c'.d'.e')|.d'2 (.c'.c') (d'/c'/d'/b/)|a2 .a/(c'/b/a/) T(g>f)|.f [A2c2f2] D/>E/ FF/D/| [E2B2] [DB]D/>E/ [FB]F/>G/|([D2F2_A2B2][EGB])G .B/(G/F/E/)|.D>(E/D/C/) .B,/(C/D/B,/) {E}C/(B,/C/D/)|(.B,.B,.B,)||

X:1 T:Yellow Bittern, The T:An Bonnán Buidh M:C L:1/8 S:Bunting K:C E/F/|G2 G>E F2 EF|G2A2_B2 AG|AGED C2 D/C/D|C2C2 C3E/F/| G2 G>E F2 EF|G2A2_B2 AG|AGED C2 D/C/D|C2C2C3||E| G2 GA c2d2|e2 fe d3f|e2 dc c2 GA|_B2A2G2 cA| {A}G2 GE F2 EF|G2A2_B2 AG|AGED C2 D/C/D|C2C2 C3||