The Selkie waltz

There are 8 recordings of this tune.

The Selkie has been added to 27 tunebooks.

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One setting

X: 1
T: The Selkie
R: waltz
M: 3/4
L: 1/8
K: Bmin
|: F2A | B3 d2B | A2F D2F | d2f e2d | c3 e2d |
B3 B2A | B2A f2e | d2c A2B | c3 F2A |
B3 d2B | A2F D2F | d2f e2d | e2g f2e |
d2c B2A | F2E D2E | F2E F2A | B3 :|

Two comments

A slow air of my own composition

I wrote this air (here written as a waltz, but one could just as easily write it in 4/4, as the rhythm is free and flowing) to be used in the soundtrack for an animation I am making. Since it’s an air, play it however you like - occasionally I amuse myself by playing it as a horpipe.

Just a note…

…this tune is also different from the tunes listed on the recordings.