T: The Gentle Dentist
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There are 2 recordings of this tune.
The Gentle Dentist has been added to 8 tunebooks.
Source: Desi Wilkinson
On seeing this new tune this morning, I immediately sent it off by a somewhat circuitous route to a friend of mine who is an elderly, wooden flute-playing, retired practitioner/lecturer dentist.
(He also makes citterns and carves the roses out of dental amalgum, but that’s by-the-bye.)
His considered response, after peering at the tune for a few moments was, "Hmmm. If this is supposed to be Irish… Irish dentists are not gentle."
Written by by Desi Wilkinson.