The Newfoundland Reel
Transcribed from the playing on Altan’s Blackwater cd. The liner notes say this tune is associated with Glenties (Co. Donegal) fiddler Vincent Campbell
T: Newfoundland Reel, The
D: Blackwater, Altan
BcdA B2 dA|D2 F/E/D ADFA|B~E3 BdcA|B/c/d eg fddA|
BcdA B/B/B dA|D/D/D FD ADFA|B~E3 BdcA|B/c/d eg fddc||
defg afed|cdef gece|defg afde|faeg fddc|
defg afed|cdef g/f/g fg|a/g/f ge fdef|afeg fdec||
anyone have any more info on this tune, like its origins?
I like the first part in Emin, I’m not sure I like the modulation into D Maj at the turn.