Brelydian polka

By John McSherry

There are 2 recordings of this tune.

Brelydian has been added to 1 tune set.

Brelydian has been added to 4 tunebooks.

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One setting

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X: 1
T: Brelydian
R: polka
M: 2/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
D>F ED|FE DC|zd cA|BF AF|
D>F ED|FE DC|zd cA|1 G3F:|2 G3B||
|:c2 A>B|cd ed|cA Ac|BG GA/B/|
c2 A>B|cd ef|g2 fe|1 d2 cB:|2 d2 cA||
|:zd cA|BF AF|zd cA|BF G2-|
Gd cA|BF AF|E>d BA|BF E2:|
# Added by DaveF .

Five comments

Re: Brelydian

Hi,

The booklet CD’s tells they composed this tune in lydian mode. So isn’t it in G lydian instead of Dmajor?

Re: Brelydian

@Drouch there’s no lydian mode available when adding a tune. D’s key signature is the same, so I chose that one. There also no F#min. You’ll find many of those tunes are “in A”.

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Re: Brelydian

Ok thank you for this precision.
An idea to harmonise the tune?

A part
/ D / D / D / G-A /
/D / D / D / G /

B part
/ A / A / A / G /
/ A / A / G / D /

C part
/ A / A / A / G /
/ A / A / A / D /

?? Not sure of me

Re: Brelydian

beautiful new tune to learn !