The Ardaneen polka

Also known as Brendan’s.

The Ardaneen has been added to 9 tunebooks.

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Two settings

1
X: 1
T: The Ardaneen
R: polka
M: 2/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
|: AA/B/ AF | AB d>B | AF EF | AF EF |
AA/B/ AF | AB d>e | fa ef |1 ed dB :|2 ed d2 ||
[K:Dm]|:aa/b/ ag | ff/g/ fd | e/f/g ag | e/f/g ag |
aa/b/ ag | ff/g/ fd | e/f/g fe |1 d2 dg :|2 d2 d=B ||
2
X: 2
T: The Ardaneen
R: polka
M: 2/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
|: AA/B/ AF | AB d>B | AF EF | AF EF |
AA/B/ AF | AB d>e | fa ef |1 ed dB :|2 ed d2 ||
[K:Dm]|:aa/a/ ag | fe cA | de fA | gA fA |
aa/a/ ag |1 fe cA | df gc | d2 d2 :|2 fe cb | ba gc | d2 d2 ||

Two comments

The Ardaneen

How strange the change from major to minor. A lovely polka composed by banjo player Brendan Hogan and played at sessions here in Lincoln. Submitted with Brendan’s permission.