Separation Of Soul And Body reel

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X: 1
T: Separation Of Soul And Body
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmin
d2 g2 gfga|b2 ag g2 fg|b2 ag f2 dc|cdfg b3 a|
g2 gf d2 cB|Bcde f2 ag|fdcB A2 GF|G2 g2 g4||
D2 G2 GFGA|B2 AG G2 FG|Bcde fd g2|g6 d2|
B2 AG G2 AB|cAGF F2 fe|fdcA GFDF|G2 A2 G4||

Four comments

Separation Of Soul And Body

From Donal O’Sullivan’s excellent book on Carolan - one of the "Miscellaneous Tunes", no.201. Not well-known but very atmospheric and well worth playing - though it might be easier in D minor…

No.202 is the much more famous "Sheebeg and Sheebeg" traditionally the first tune Carolan wrote!

Re: Separation Of Soul And Body

Beautiful piece! I love Ronn McFarlane’s performance on "The Celtic Lute."

Re: Separation Of Soul And Body

Beg your pardon, in 2nd comment No. 202 is "Sheebeg and Sheemore" not Sheebeg and Sheebeg.
Benh : will look for Ronn McFarlane’s performance, thanks.

Re: Separation Of Soul And Body

Yes, Ronn McFarlane’s playing is good. Tune played slowly, which feels right (thanks for the suggestion). A fair number of examples of this tune on YouTube.