The Heron hornpipe

There are 3 recordings of this tune.

The Heron has been added to 12 tunebooks.

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One setting

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X: 1
T: The Heron
R: hornpipe
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmix
A2 (3ABc B>GA>G|F>A (3GFE D2D2|G2 (3GAB c2B2|(3ABA G>B A>F D2|
G2 (3GAB c>ed>B|(3cBA (3BAG A>FD>E|F>AG>F G>EC>E|1E>DD>C D4:|2E>DD>C D2 D>E||
(3=FGA (3AG=F (3=FEC D>E|=F>C (3=FGA G>E=F>G|A>dd>e d>c (3ABc|
B>Gc>B A2 (3ABc|d2c2 B>G (3GAB|(3cA=F (3=FGA G>E CD/E/|
=F>_B (3_BAG =F>D (3DE=F|1E>G=F>E D2 D>E:|2E>G=F>E D2 D2||

Two comments

One of Brian McNeill’s.

Has quite a nice jumpy feel to it.