Cradle Song reel

Also known as The Cradle Song.

There are 13 recordings of this tune.

Cradle Song has been added to 1 tune set.

Cradle Song has been added to 36 tunebooks.

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Three settings

1
X: 1
T: Cradle Song
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Amaj
|:Ac BA e2 f2|e4 c4|Ac BA e2 c2|B6 c2|
Ac BA e2 f2|e4 c2A2|FE AB c2 B2|A6 z2:|
|:fd Ad f2 a2|e4 c4|Ac BA e2 c2|B6 z2|
Ac BA ef ga|e4 c2 A2|FE AB c2 B2|A6 z2:|
2
X: 2
T: Cradle Song
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Amaj
|:(Ac {c}BA) (e2 f2)|(e4 c2) z2|(Ac) {c}(BA) {A}(e2 c2)|{c}B6 c2|
(Ac {c}BA) (e2 f2)|(e4 c2) .A2|{FG}(FE AB) {AB}c2 {Ac}B2|A6 z2:|
|:(fd Ad) (f2 a2)|(e4 c2) z2|(Ac) {c}(BA) {A}(e2 c2)|{c}B6 z2|
(AcBA) (ef).g.a|(e4 c2) .A2|{FG}(FE AB) {AB}c2 {Ac}B2|A6 z2:|
3
X: 3
T: Cradle Song
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
V:1
|:GBAG d2 e2|d4 B4|GBAG d2 B2|A6 B2|
V:2
|:G2 FG BGcG|BcBA G2 D2|G2 FG BAGE|FGFE F2 D2|
V:1
GBAG d2 e2|d4 B2G2|EDGA B2 A2|G6 z2:|
V:2
G2 FG BGcG|BcBA G2 B2|GABc dgdc|B2 dc B4:|
V:1
|:ecGc e2 g2|d4 B4|GBAG d2 B2|A6 z2|
V:2
|:cEDE cGec|BcBA G2 D2|G2 FG BAGE|FGFE F2 D2|
V:1
GBAG defg|d4 B2 G2|EDGA B2 A2|G6 z2:|
V:2
BdcB Bcdc|BcBA G2 B2|GABc dgdc|B6 z2:|
# Added by JACKB .

Four comments

With twiddly bits

X: 1
T: The Cradle Song
C: J.S.Skinner
R: air
M: C
L: 1/8
K: Amaj
|: (Ac {c}BA) (e2 f2) | (e4 c2) z2 | (Ac) {c}(BA) {A}(e2 c2) | {c}B6 c2 |
(Ac {c}BA) (e2 f2) | (e4 c2) .A2 | {FG}(FE AB) {AB}c2 {Ac}B2 | A6 z2 :|
|: (fd Ad) (f2 a2) | (e4 c2) z2 | (Ac) {c}(BA) {A}(e2 c2) | {c}B6 z2 |
(AcBA) (ef).g.a | (e4 c2) .A2 | {FG}(FE AB) {AB}c2 {Ac}B2 | A6 z2 :|

(if you ever want to play it from the dots with all the "twiddly bits")

Re: Cradle Song

Setting 3 is the beautiful counterpoint written by Derek Hobbs and published in Book 3 of his series "Pipers Companion".