Rory Dall’s Sister’s Lament waltz

There are 5 recordings of a tune by this name.

Rory Dall's Sister's Lament has been added to 6 tunebooks.

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One setting

X: 1
T: Rory Dall's Sister's Lament
R: waltz
M: 3/4
L: 1/8
K: Ador
A3 BAB | G3 ABd | e2 E4 | ed Bd ef | g2 G4 |
g3 a b/a/g | e2 de gd | e2 d2 B2 | ge de g2 |
ed Bd eg | G3 ABd | B4 A2 :|
G3 EFG | A3 FGA | B3 AGA | B3 d B/A/G |
A2 AG AB | e3 dBA | G3 A B/A/G | G2 F2 ED |
D3 EFG | G3 A B/A/G | E2 ED EF | E>g ed B/d/e/f/ |
ge de g2 | edBd eg | G3 ABd | B4 A2 |]

Three comments

Rory Dall’s Sister’s Lament

great tune on "borders" by Ossian, missed the LP for many years but
just found it again and this transcription via Folk tune finder….
my next tune on flat pipes

Re: Rory Dall’s Sister’s Lament

Great to see this. Johnny Cradden taught me this in Edinburgh in what, 1999. Of course no-one nowadays has ever heard it.

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Re: Rory Dall’s Sister’s Lament

I played it with Johnny not so long ago, Calum. First class tune which brings back good memories.