Sunday, 20 August 2017

Tune 482 - Knockabout Polka




An Irish polka.

X:482
T:Knockabout Polka
M:4/4
K:D
L:1/8
D4 D3 E|F2 A2 A2 Bc|d2 F2 FEDE|F2 E2 E4|
D4 D3 E|F2 A2 A2 Bc|d2 F2 E2 FE|D4 D4:||
A2 d2 d4|c2 B2 B2 cB|A2 F2 FEDE|F2 E2 E4|
A2 d2 d4|c2 B2 B2 cB|A2 F2 E2 FE|D4 D4:||

Saturday, 19 August 2017

Tune 481 - This Train is Bound for Glory




A traditional American gospel song first recorded in 1922.

X:481
T:This Train is Bound for Glory
K:G
M:4/4
L:1/8
G2 G4 B2|A2 G2 E2 D2|G2 G6|-G6 z2|
d2 d4 g2|e2 d2 B2 d2|d2 d6|-d6 z2|
d2 d4 g2|e2 d2 B2 G2|A2 A2 G2 AA|B2 G2 E2 D2|
G2 G4 B2|A2 G2 E2 D2|G2 G6|-G8||

Saturday, 12 August 2017

Tune 480 - Goodby Dolly Gray




A music hall song, with lyrics by Will D. Cobb and music by Paul Barnes. Popularised as a Boer War anthem, it was written during the earlier Spanish–American War.

X:480
T:Goodby Dolly Gray
C:Paul Barnes
M:4/4
L:1/8
K:D
d2 d2 cedB|d4 A4|B2 c2 dBAF|A6 Bc|
d2 d2 cedB|d4 A2 AB|c2 c2 d2 B2|e8|
d2 d2 cedB|d4 A2 dc|B2 c2 d2 e2|f6 zf|
e2 d2 cedB|d4 A4|B2 d2 d2 c2|d6 z2|]