The Phrygian Whistle reel

There are 2 recordings of this tune.

The Phrygian Whistle has been added to 2 tune sets.

The Phrygian Whistle has been added to 81 tunebooks.

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One setting

X: 1
T: The Phrygian Whistle
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
c|Bffe f2ef|geef decd|Bffe f2ab|gceg ~f3:|
B|b~f3 g~f3|fedf edB2|b~f3 g~f3|efaf f~a3|
~b3f g~f3|fedf edB2|ABdB eBfB|bBBA FEDE||
F~B3 c~B3|f~B3 cBDE|F~B3 cBfB|~B2cA ~B3E|
F~B3 c~B3|f~B3 AGF2|EDEF GABd|eBBA ~B3B||
bBaB gBfB|E~F3 A~B3|bBaB gBfB|edef affa|
~b3f g~f3|fedf edB2|ABdB fedc|edcA ~B3||

Nine comments

B Phrygian

(Not G Major. B Phrygian)
Inspired by a video of an Andalucian kind of whistle playing in Phrygian I decided I wanted to play something in that mode. This weird thing is what I came up with.

Wow. This is a really sweet tune. It sounds really cool in G Phrygian (as you performed on the Bb whistle, Pere).

I second Jeffery. Lovely piece!

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Recorded by Smitty’s Kitchen on Smitty’s Kitchen

And we absolutely LOVE this tune!

Re: The Phrygian Whistle

I love this tune! Besides the fact that a reel in frygian mode it is possibly something completely new that has never been done before, the composition it is extremely good.