Tuesday, 27 October 2015

Tune 431 - Minuet in G




Until 1970 it was attributed to Johann Sebastian Bach (BWV Anh 114), but it is now universally attributed to Christian Petzold. Had a second life in the 1960's as A Lover's Concerto by The Toys.

X:50
T:Minuet in G
C:Christian Petzold
M:3/4
L:1/8
K:G
d2 GABc|d2 G2 G2|e2 cdef|g2 G2 G2|
c2 dcBA|B2 cBAG|F2 GABG|A6|
d2 GABc|d2 G2 G2|e2 cdef|g2 G2 G2|
c2 dcBA|B2 cBAG|A2 BAGF|G6:|
b2 gabg|a2 defd|g2 efgd|^c2 Bc A2|
AB^cdef|g2 f2 e2|fa d2 ^c2|d6|
d2 GF G2|e2 GF G2|d2 c2 B2|AGFG A2|
DEFGAB|c2 B2 A2|Bd G2 F2|G6:||

Sunday, 18 October 2015

Tune 430 - I'll Tell Me Ma




An children's song tune that was collected in various parts of England in the 19th century and again appears in collections from shortly after the turn of the 20th century.

X:52
T:I'll Tell Me Ma
M:2/4
L:1/8
K:G
D|DG B>B|cB B>c|BA A>B|AG G>G|
DG B>B|cB B>c|BA A>B|AG G2|
dd dB|cc cA|BB BG|AF ED|
dd dB|cc c2|BB AB|AG G2||

Tuesday, 6 October 2015

Tune 429 - Sonny's Mazurka




An Irish mazurka

X:18
T:Sonny's Mazurka
M:3/4
L:1/8
K:D
FG|A2 AG FA|d2 dA BA|G2 GB AG|FG EF DF|
A2 AG FA|d2 dA BA|G2 Gg fe|d4:|
de|f2 fa gf|e2 eg fe|d2 df ed|cd Bc Ad|
f2 fa gf|e2 eg fe|dc df ec|d4:|