T: The Midnight Ramble
E|D2G B2G B2c B3|D2G B2G A3 G2E|
D2G B2G B2c B3|d2e dBG A3 G2:|
z|g2f e2f g2e d3|g2f e2f g3 a3|
b2a g2f e2f g2e|d2e dBG A3 G2:|
There is 1 recording of this tune.
The Midnight Ramble has been added to 16 tunebooks.
A simple slide taken from the playing of Jackie Daly on Patrick Street’s album ‘Made in Cork’ https://thesession.org/recordings/644
Oops - seems to be called The Midnight RAMBLE - sorry about that.
I play The Midnight Rambler on slide guitar!
Very appropriate, Dafyd!
I see Jeremy has fixed the title - thanks for that. I’ve added the second slide in the set:
The Bogman https://thesession.org/tunes/9834
This seems to be a highland fling/schottische that has had its swing diverted for use as a slide. Not the first such diversion of this form, though more often they’re flattened out to a reel… 😉
Here’s taking just the basics of Nigel’s transcription there ~
|: E/ |\
D>GB>G B>c B2 | D>GB>G A2 G>E |
D>GB>G B>c B2 | d>e (3dBG A2 G3/ :|
|: z/ |\
g>fe>f g>e d2 | g>fe>f g2 a2 |
b>ag>f e>fg>e | d>e (3dBG A2 G3/ :|
But those last two bars of the B-part are more likely a second ending. I’ll add a highland fling/schottische take on this later, with a links between it and this…
A first attempt at flinging it about ~ 😉
“The Midnight Rambler”
# Added by ceolachan - July 27th, 2013