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Thread #13966   Message #890996
Posted By: Snuffy
15-Feb-03 - 12:11 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Add: Icy Acres (Colin Wilkie)
Subject: Tune Add: ICY ACRES (Colin Wilkie)
Here's an ABC of the tune, from the singing of Alison Underwood (mudcatter abuwood) and the Shellback Chorus.

X: 249
T:Icy Acres
M:3/4
L:1/4
Q:1/4=85
C:Colin Wilkie
K:G
%CHORUS
B2 A|G2 D|E2 G|E D2|
w:Fare ye well, ye i-cy a-cres
G2 A|B2 d|(B<A) G|A3|
w:Fare ye well, ye whal_-ing grounds
B2 A|G2 D|E2 G|E D2|
w:Fare ye well, ye banks of Green-land
G2 A|(B A) G|A2 A|G3||
w:Wear-y whal_-ers home-ward bound
%VERSE
A2 A|F2 D|G2 A|(B A) G|
w:Home where breez-es bend the blos_-som
A2 A|F2 D|G2 A|G3|
w:Where the oak and ap-ple grow
A2 A|(F<E) D|G2 A|(B A) G|
w:God for-got_ the green in Green_-land
G G G|G2 B|A2 G|A3||
w:He made the flowers of ice and snow