Biddy Early hornpipe

Biddy Early appears in 1 other tune collection.

Biddy Early has been added to 4 tunebooks.

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Two settings

1
X: 1
T: Biddy Early
R: hornpipe
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Ador
|:(3GAB|c2(cB) cdeg|d(edB) GABd|cA (3AAA (ec)A(c|dc)BA GABd|
c2(cA) cde(g|d)ed(B GA)Bd|cBA(g ed)cB|c2A2 A2:|
|:(ef)|g(fga) ged(c|B)cdB GABd|a(gab) age(a|ge)d(e cd)ef|
gea(f ge)dB|cBA(B cd)ea|g(fge) dfed|c2A2 A2:|
2
X: 2
T: Biddy Early
R: hornpipe
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Ador
|:AB|c2cB cdeg|dedB GABd|cAAA ecAc|dcBA GABd|
c2cA cdeg|dedB GABd|cBAg edcB|c2A2 A2:|
|:ef|gfga gedc|BcdB GABd|agab agea|gede cdef|
geaf gedB|cBAB cdea|gfge dfed|c2A2 A2:|

Four comments

Biddy Early

Tune #946 in O’Neill’s 1001, a lovely modal hornpipe that I haven’t heard before. Posted here with bowings and triplets.

Biddy Early, X:2

And here’s a setting with bowings and triplets removed. And I BELIEVE this is the last tune I planned to add from O’Neill’s! Early this year, Jeremy made an off-hand request for folks to hop in and flesh out the Tunebooks section where tune IDs were missing. I’ve been intermittently adding ID #s (and tunes when missing from the DB) ever since.

Re: Biddy Early

I also have never heard this tune before but I agree that it is a lovely hornpipe;- instantly appealing. And yes, Ben, you do great work. Thanks.

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