Lady Ellen reel

By Sean Smyth

There is 1 recording of this tune.

Lady Ellen has been added to 4 tune sets.

Lady Ellen has been added to 86 tunebooks.

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Five settings

1
X: 1
T: Lady Ellen
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
EA AG A2 ed|ed BA G2 ed|G2dG eGdG|edBA GEED|
EAAG A2 ed|ed BA G2 ed|e2 ed g2 ge|edBG A4:|
eaag a2 ed|eaag a2 bc'|bggf g2 bc'|bggf g2 ed|
eaag a2 ed|eaag a2 bc'|bggf gedB|edBG A4:|
2
X: 2
T: Lady Ellen
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
BA|:BEED E2BA|BAFE EDBA|D2AD D2AD|BAFE EDBA
BEED E2BA|BAFE EDBA|AB(3BBB d3B|AFFD E2BA:|
|:Beed e2BA|Beed e2fg|fddc d2fg|fddc dBBA|
Beed e2BA|Beed e2fg|fddc d2BA|1 BAFD E2BA:|2 BAFD E4||
3
X: 3
T: Lady Ellen
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Emin
BA|:BEED E2BA|BAFE EDBA|D2AD D2AD|BAFE EDBA
BEED E2BA|BAFE EDBA|AB B2 d3B|AFFE EDBA:|
|:Beed e2BA|Beed e2fg|fddc d2fg|fddc dBBA|
Beed e2BA|Beed e2fg|fddc d2BA|1 BAFE EDBA:|2 BAFD E4||
# Added by JACKB .
4
X: 4
T: Lady Ellen
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Amin
|:EAAG A2 ed|edBA G2 ed|G2dG eGdG|edBA GEED|
EAAG A2 ed|edBA G2 ed|e3d g3e|edBG A4:|
|:eaag a2 ed|eaag a2 bc'|bggf g2 bc'|bggf g2 ed|
eaag a2 ed|eaag a2 bc'|bggf gedB|edBG A4:|
# Added by JACKB .
5
X: 5
T: Lady Ellen
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Ador
|:EAAG AAed|edBA AGed|GGdG ~G2 dG|edBA AGED|
EAAG A2 ed|edBA AGed|d ~e3 ~g3 e|1 dBBG ABAG:|2 dBBG ~A3 d||
|:eaag aaed|eaag a2 a/b/c'|bggf gga/b/c'|bggf geed|
eaag a2 ed|eaag a2 bc'|bggf gged|1 edBG ~A3 d:|2 edBG ABAG||

Nine comments

Only a simple version, but i like this tune…
Any suggetions for improvement?

Kurt

I don’t think it’s in Gmajor, but cool anyway.

This is a great tune. Has anyone else recorded it?

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Composer?

who is the composer of this tune?

“Lady Ellen” seems to have been written by Séan Smyth.

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Re: Lady Ellen

The tune is in C dorian on Lunasa’s recording, would someone know if people plays it in A dorian or in C dorian in sessions ?

Re: Lady Ellen

Adorion would be session-friendlier.