T: An Ribhinn Donn
B,EF|G2 F4|B A4 F|E6-|E3 dcB|
e4 B2|d c3 BA|A6-|A3 ABd|
e2 B4|d c3 BA|B6-|B3 B,EF|
G2 F4|B A4 F|E6-|E3||
Also known as An Rìbhinn Donn, Rose Of Brown.
There are 5 recordings of this tune.
An Ribhinn Donn has been added to 32 tunebooks.
I learned this beautiful melody from the singing of Karen Matheson on Capercaillie’s early recording. The lyrics and the translation can be found here: http://www.capercaillie.co.uk/discography/lyrics/crosswinds/
It’s rather short, so you might like playing it as an introduction to a sets of reels or jigs. It sounds nice in Ador too.