Haapavesi waltz

Haapavesi has been added to 1 tune set.

Haapavesi has been added to 8 tunebooks.

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One setting

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X: 1
T: Haapavesi
R: waltz
M: 3/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
A cA|:cd dA cA|cd dA cd|e2 eg fd|e2 A2 Bc|
cd dA cA|cd dA cd|e2 ef e/d/c|1 d3 A cA:|2 d3 e fg||
|:a2 ag fd|g3 f g2|eA Ag fd|e2 A2 fg|
a2 ag fd|g3 (f f)g|e2 ef e/d/c|1 d3 efg:|2 d3 A cA||

Three comments

The Haapavesi

A lovely tune by Keith Murphy (Black Isle Music). Heard recently at a session in Austin, TX.

Re: Haapavesi

Ooh, I’m pretty sure this tune is named after a little town called Haapavesi. It’s in Finland and has Haapavesi Folk Music Festival every June, also a music camp before the fest. I wonder if Keith has been there at some point and got the inspiration from there? Anyone knows or remembers the story of this tune?

Re: Haapavesi

Keith Murphy did in fact compose the tune, which was named after the Finnish town.

Sisu!