Meirionethshire The march

Also known as Ymdaith Meirionydd.

Meirionethshire The has been added to 8 tunebooks.

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One setting

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X: 1
T: Meirionethshire The
R: march
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
|:BA|G2 BG A2 dc|Bgfe d2 cB|c2 ec B2 g>B|A2 D>D D2 BA|
GDBG ADdc|B>gfe de/d/ cB|e2 ce f2 d/e/f|g2 GG G2:|
|:A/B/c|d2 d>B d2 gd|e2 e>c e2 a/g/f/e/|d2- dc Bc/B/ GB|A2 D>D D2 c/B/A/B/|
GD GA/B/ AD Ad/c/|Bg g/f/e d2- dc/B/|e2- ec/e/ f2 df|gG- GG G2:|

Four comments

"The Meirionethshire March" / "Ymdaith Meirionnydd" ~ completing the set

gan / by John Perry Ddall Rhiwabon

A different take on this tune can be found here:

"Pocket Tune-Book: John Perry Ddall Rhiwabon"
~ One of several ‘Tune-Books’ edited and arranged by Robin Huw Bowen
Gwasg Teires, Aberystwyth, Cymru / Wales, 1991

Tune # 25: "Ymdaith Meirionnydd" / "The Meirionethshire March"
~ including the ‘Retreat March’

"A Collection of Welsh English and Scotch Airs" ~ 1760

Compiled by John Parry o Rhiwabon ("Parry Ddall") ~ 1710 - 1782

Blind Parry of Ruabon, Welsh Triple Harpist, born blind on Pen Llŷn, Caernarfonshire, Cymru / Wales…

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Parry_Ddall