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Thread #10823   Message #3354180
Posted By: Jack Campin
22-May-12 - 05:12 AM
Thread Name: Tune Req: Witch of the Glen + Sweetness of Mary
Subject: RE: Tune Req: Witch of the Glen + Sweetness of Mary
Sweetness of Mary is normally played in A (i.e. going up to the high C sharp), but I first learned it in G and prefer it that way.

I think it's really in 12/8, though I've never seen anyone else notate it like that.

X:1
T:The Sweetness of Mary
C:Joan McDonald Boes
S:Aly Bain (from a TV programme)
S:Phil Cunningham, Aly Bain "Another Gem"
Z:Nigel Gatherer, John Chambers, Jack Campin
M:12/8
L:1/8
K:A
AB|"A" c3 cBA "D"F3 FAB| "A" ce2 "D" df2 "E" e4 fg|
"D" a2g f2e "A"e2d c2d|[1 "Bm"ea2 cA2 "E7"B4 :|\
[2 "A" ea2 "E7"cB2 "A" A4 ||
ab|"A" c'2e ac'2 "E"b2e gb2| "D" a2g fa2 "A" e6 |\
"D(Bm)"f2e d2f "A"e2d c2d|
"Bm"ea2 cA2 "E7"B4 AB|\
"A" c3 cBA "D"F3 FAB|
"A" ce2 "D" df2 "E" e4 fg|\
"D" a2g f2e "A"e2d c2d| "A" ea2 "E7"cB2 "A" A4 |]