T: The Fochaber's Rant
G2 bg afgd|g2 bgaf g2|g2 bgafge|=fdcf AFcA:|
(Bc/d/) (BG) ecdc|(Bc/d/) (BG) gB d2|(Bc/d/) BG ecdB|cA=FA fA c2|
(Bc/d/) (BG) ecdc|(Bc/d/) (BG) gB d2|(Bc/d/) BG ecdB|cA=FA fA c2||
Also known as The Fochabers Rant.
There is 1 recording of this tune.
The Fochaber's Rant has been added to 7 tunebooks.
Marshall - 1822 Collection (Fiddler’s Companion)
I have never come across this tune before - but it is very nice. Should the key be C rather than G? It does finish on a C, but uses eight notes - the scale of C + F#.
No no, G is the good key. What a strange tune…