T: Y Polca Ffrengig
DE/F/ GG|F/G/A/F/ GA/B/|cc B/A/G|AG F/E/D|
DE/F/ GG|F/G/A/F/ GA/B/|cc/c/ B/A/G|AF G2:|
AB/c/ dd|cB AA/B/|cc B/A/G|AG F/E/D|
AB/c/ dd|cB AA/B/|cc/d/ B/A/G/|AF G2:|
Also known as The French Polca, The French, Y Polca Ffrangeg.
There are 2 recordings of this tune.
Y Polca Ffrengig has been added to 6 tunebooks.
Hav’nt found this polca anywhere else other than on the recording called; ’ Ffidil ’ Traditional fiddle music from Wales.
Played by the Kilbride Brothers Bernard and Gerald.
I Hav’nt found it in any welsh music books I’ve got but maybe someone out there can fill in a blank or 2.
"I Hav’nt found it in any welsh music books "
Maybe it’s in a French music book.
mon dieu!! mae culpa dwi’n Twp ;)
Weejie is probably correct, part [A] of this tune is the same as the Auvergne polka No.2 which may be found in print in Dave Townsend’s Massif Central tunebook; an online copy of this excellent polka may be found at https://waterpigs.co.uk/music/auvergne-polka-ii/