A West Ocean waltz

By Máire Breatnach

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X: 1
T: A West Ocean
R: waltz
M: 3/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
F3 B AF|E4 FE|D2 B,2 A,2|D4 (3A,B,D|E3 D FD|E3 F/E/ DE|F B3 AF|E4- E D/E/|
F3 B AF|E4 FE|D2 B,2 A,2|D4 (3A,B,D|E2 EF ED|B,2 D3 B,/A,/|A,2 (3A,DF ED|D4 (3DFA||
B2 BA Bc|d2 B3 A|F2 D3 E|FG FE D2|B2 BA Bc|d2 B3 F|A3 d AF|E6|
D/E/F A2 BA|A2 FE D2|Bd- dd ed|f4 ed|B2 d2 (3FED|FA- AA, (3B,DE|F3 G E2|D6||

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A West Ocean

By Máire Breatnach, “Angels Candles”. Played on viola. Transpose to G to recreate noting shapes on fiddle. Triplets are played with light staccato. Go there - read The Brendan Voyage by Tim Severin who sailed across the west ocean in a leather boat, now drydocked in Co. Clare.