Skating While The Ice Melts hornpipe

By Billy Novick

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One setting

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X: 1
T: Skating While The Ice Melts
R: hornpipe
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
(3FGA Bd BA^G2|^A2F2 e4|^d2B2 f4|^gfed cBA=G|
FABd BA^GB|A=GFA ^d4|e2e^e fAc=e|dAGA ~F3z:|
|:~g3e ~f3d|~e3c d2 (3cdc|B2A2 GAFG|E2F2 G2^G2|
AFAd BA^GB|A=GFA a3a|bagf eAce|1 dAGA ~F3z:|2 d4 ^A4||
B2B^d c2ce|^d2df e2e2|fb^ab c'b^ab|=agfe ^dcB_B|
A2Ac B2Bd|cAce d2d2|ea^ga ba^ga|=gfed cBAG|
FABd BA^GB|A=GFA ^d4|~e3f ~g3a|bged cBAG|
FABd BA^GB|A=GFA a3a|bagf eAce|d4 d2 (3def||
|:g2g2 fdfa|g2c2 d2ef|g2f2 e2d2|1 c2B2 A2G2|FABd edcd|gf^ef c'b3|
fg^ga =gece|dAGA F3z:|2 c2d2 e2^e2|f2fa g2eg|f2e2 ^dB^AB|GA^AB fBB=A|d4 ^A4||
B2B^d c2ce|^d2df e2e2|fb^ab c'b^ab|=agfe ^dcB_B|
A2Ac B2Bd|cAce d2d2|ea^ga ba^ga|=gfed cBAG|
FABd BA^GB|A=GFA ^d4|~e3f ~g3a|bged cBAG|
FABd BA^GB|A=GFA a3a|bagf eAce|d4 d4||
# Added by Odin .

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As played by Brian Finnegan.

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Quite the fun tune to play.. can also be entertaining when someone wants to try and accompany it…

I’m curious to know as to where Brian found this peculiar tune, though- It seems like something he might write, but the CD doesn’t say it’s his, so I don’t know….

Re: Skating While The Ice Melts

First track on Billy Novick’s 1983 Green Linnet album "Pennywhistles from Heaven" SIF 1049 . Composed by Billy Novick.