Saturday, 23 July 2016

Tune 454 - Princess Royal - Adderbury




A minor key version of Princess Royal used for a morris dance in Adderbury.

X:454
T:Princess Royal, Adderbury
M:4/4
L:1/8
K:Em
B>A|G2 F2 E2 B>A|G2 F2 E4|e3 d c2 e2|d2 c2 B3 d|
c2 B2 A2 G2|F2 E2 D2 d2|B2 AG A2 F2|E4 E2|| 
z2|d2 d2 d2 ef|g2 G2 G3 G|c2 B2 A2 G2|F2 E2 D4|
G2 G2 A3 A|B2 B2 g4|g2 G2 c4|e2 G2 c4|
c3 B A2 G2|F2 E2 D2 d2|B2 AG A2 F2|E4 E2||

Tuesday, 12 July 2016

Tune 453 - Princess Royal





A probably Irish tune that has made its way into the English tradition via morris dancing. More info here:
http://folkopedia.efdss.org/wiki/Princess_Royal

X:464
T:Princess Royal
M:4/4
L:1/8
K:G
dc|B2 A2 G2 dc|B2 A2 G2 d2|e3d c2 e2|d3c B2 d2|
c2 B2 A2 G2|FGAF D2 dc|BGBG A2 F2|G4 G2:|
d2|e3d e3d|e2 f2 g3g|g2 f2 e2 d2|BA G2 A4|
G2 G2 A4|BA G2 g3g|g2 d2 e4|d2 B2 c3c|
c2 B2 A2 G2|FGAF D2 dc|BGBG A2 F2|G4 G2:|

Sunday, 3 July 2016

Tune 452 - Poppadum Polka




A tune about which I know nothing. Collected by me from the playing of my chum Alan Mead.

X:87
T:Poppadum Polka
M:4/4
L:1/8
K:G
GB d2 GB d2|e2 e2 d4|c2 c2 B2 B2|AGAB A4|
GB d2 GB d2|e2 e2 d4|c2 c2 B2 B2|AGAB G4:|
g2 g2 g2 fe|d3 e dc B2|A2 A2 e2 d2|BABc e2 d2|
g2 g2 g2 fe|d3 e dc B2|A2 A2 e2 d2|G2 G2 G4:|