The Gladiator reel

There is 1 recording of this tune.

The Gladiator appears in 1 other tune collection.

The Gladiator has been added to 1 tunebook.

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One setting

X: 1
T: The Gladiator
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
D2|:G2GA BAGB|c2e2 f3e|d2Bd cBAc|BAGB A2D2|
G2GA BAGB|c2e2 f3e|d2Bd cBAG|1 FDEF G2D2:|2 FDEF G2FA||
|:d2^cd BdcB|AFGA B^cde|f2ef d2fe|dB^c^A BAFA|
d2^cd BdcB|AFGA B^cde|f2eg f2de|1 dB^c^A B2FA:|2 dB^c^A B2BA||

Five comments

The Gladiator

Bit of a strange reel. Unknown composer.

The A Part is 8 bars, B Part is 16 bars, and the C Part is almost identical to the A Part. Structuring it as AABB didn’t quite flow the same way as ABBC.

Re: The Gladiator

(Scratch that, re-structured it as AABB).

Re: The Gladiator

Tell us where you got it, why you like it, and so on…

Re: The Gladiator

Looks like it came from Ryan’s Mammoth Collection, where it’s credited to G L Tracy.

Re: The Gladiator

Thanks Nigel! I found it on a Newfoundlander’s tune page, listened to the midi, enjoyed it, and decided to share it. Trying to Google information on it didn’t prove fruitful for me.