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Pete Dunk

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Re: Suggestions for Future Tunes Thread
« Reply #900 on: October 26, 2018, 12:10:00 PM »

Here it is in Bm for D/G boxes. Chords are only a suggestion and would need changing for an 8 bass box.

X:149
T:Hobed o Hilion (neu: Alawon Fy Ngwlad)
T:Box of Nails, Bushel of Shavings (or: Melodies of my Country)
N:Translation of 'Hobed o Hilion' obscure/ambiguous
C:Traditional harp tune/song
S:Adaptation by Meurig Williams
S:'Melodeon friendly' chords added
S:http://www.alawoncymru.com/alawon/Tunes/HobedHil/HobHilSt.htm#a2
R:Slow air, song: 'Alawon Fy Ngwlad'
L:1/4
M:3/4
%%titlefont Helvetica, 22
%%subtitlefont Helvetica,16
%%composerfont Helvetica
%%partsfont Arial, 20
%%partsbox
%%gchordfont Arial, 16
%%barnumbers 1
%%MIDI program 73 % flute
%%MIDI chordprog 45 % pizzicato strings
%%MIDI gchord fcz
V:1 gchord=down
V:2
Q:1/4=110
K:Bm
V:1
P:A
|:F|"Bm" B>c d|"D" F2 F/2G/2|"A" A A B|"Em7" E2 D/2E/2|"Bm" F F D/2E/2|
"F#m7" F F D/2E/2|"G" F B "A" c|"Bm" B2::[P:B]c|"D" d c/2d/2 A/2F/2|"Bm" d c/2d/2 A/2F/2|
"D" d/2e/2 f/2d/2 e/2c/2|"Em7" B2 A/2G/2|"Bm" F F D/2E/2|"F#m7" F F D/2E/2|"G" F B "A" c|"Bm" B2:|

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Re: Suggestions for Future Tunes Thread
« Reply #901 on: October 26, 2018, 03:56:39 PM »

... Originally in Am the PDF music attached also has the tune set in Em which sits well on a G/C box.
Pete, I think you mean 'sits well on a D/G box'. It's the Am version which fits best on a G/C box.
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Re: Suggestions for Future Tunes Thread
« Reply #902 on: October 26, 2018, 07:04:24 PM »

Oops!  :|bl
Now edited!

 
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Re: Suggestions for Future Tunes Thread
« Reply #903 on: November 05, 2018, 12:31:29 PM »

This tune was recorded by Huw and Tony Williams on their 'Rosemary's Sister' album and on there it was titled "Alawon Fy Ngwlad" but they were unsure of the provenance. I won't bore you with the details but it appeared on the front cover of the first volume of a 19thC music book of that name but didn't manage to appear inside the book! Referred to as "Hobed o Hilion" on several YouTube renditions the music played doesn't match either of the two tunes so named within the books wwhich is rather odd!


I'll ask Huw at the next band gig and see if he can shed any further light on this....

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Re: Suggestions for Future Tunes Thread
« Reply #904 on: November 15, 2018, 02:54:53 PM »

Another good tune from Playford, played on a box belonging to a member of Boggart's Breakfast, An Italian Rant.
If you prefer chords above the music instead of below simply delete the three lines beginning with V: but don't leave any blank lines in the file or it won't work

X:1
T:Italian Rant, An
C:Playford 3rd ed, 1657
M:4/4
L:1/8
%%titlefont Helvetica, 22
%%subtitlefont Helvetica,16
%%composerfont Helvetica
%%partsfont Arial, 20
%%partsbox
%%gchordfont Arial, 16
%%barnumbers 1
%%MIDI program 73 % flute
%%MIDI chordprog 1 % piano
V:1 gchord=down
V:2
Q:1/4=140
K:Em
V:1
"C" EFGA "Bm" B2B2|"C" c2BA "Bm" B3B|A2AB "G" G2GA|"C" [1FEFG "C" EBcB:|"C" [2FEFG "C" E4|:
"C" e2e2 "G" d2d2|"Bm"^cBcd B3B|"C" =BcdB c2B2|"Bm" A2AB "G" G2G2|GABG "D" A2F2|
"D" FGAF "C" G2E2|EFGA "Bm" B2B2|"C" c2BA "Bm" B2B2|A2AB "G" G2GA|"C" FEFG E4:|
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Re: Suggestions for Future Tunes Thread
« Reply #905 on: January 12, 2019, 02:36:54 PM »

Here's a great tune and it's topical too, Midvintermarschen. Written in the original 2/4 it looks a little daunting, transposed to 4/4 (naughty, naughty!) it's looks simpler and sounds the same through an abc midi player so take your pick!

A recorded version

A live ensemble version (first tune, skip to 50 seconds)

ABCs
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X:14
T:Midvintermarschen
T:Midwinter March
C:Torbjörn Henricks Järfäla
S:SELO1996 Utskrivet av Stefan Lindén
M:2/4
L:1/16
%%titlefont Helvetica, 22
%%subtitlefont Helvetica,16
%%composerfont Helvetica
%%partsfont Arial, 20
%%partsbox
%%gchordfont Arial, 16
%%barnumbers 1
%%MIDI program 73 % flute
%%MIDI chordprog 1 % piano
V:1 gchord=down
V:2
Q:1/4=60
K:G
V:1
P:A
(DG)|"G"B2B2 "D7"(cA)FD|"G"G4 D2(GB)|d2d2 "C"(cB)ce|"G"d6(DG)|B2B2 "D7"(cA)FD|
"G"G4D2(GB)|d2d2 "C"(cB)ce|"G"d6((3def)|g2gg "D7"f3c|"C"e2ee "G"d2(GA)|
"G"B3B "D7"(cA)FD|"G"G6::[P:B]B2|"D7"c3B (AB)ce|"G"d4 B2g2|"D7"f2fe (dg)ag|
"G"g6 d2|"D7"c3B (AB)ce|"G"d4B2B2|[M:3/4]"D7"(A3B) c2A2 (DF)AB|[M:2/4]"G"G6:|

X:15
T:Midvintermarschen
T:Midwinter March
C:Torbjörn Henricks Järfäla
S:SELO1996 Utskrivet av Stefan Lindén
M:4/4
L:1/8
%%titlefont Helvetica, 22
%%subtitlefont Helvetica,16
%%composerfont Helvetica
%%partsfont Arial, 20
%%partsbox
%%gchordfont Arial, 16
%%barnumbers 1
%%MIDI program 73 % flute
%%MIDI chordprog 1 % piano
V:1 gchord=down
V:2
Q:1/4=120
K:G
V:1
P:A
(DG)|"G"B2B2 "D7"(cA)FD|"G"G4 D2(GB)|d2d2 "C"(cB)ce|"G"d6(DG)|B2B2 "D7"(cA)FD|
"G"G4D2(GB)|d2d2 "C"(cB)ce|"G"d6((3def)|g2gg "D7"f3c|"C"e2ee "G"d2(GA)|
"G"B3B "D7"(cA)FD|"G"G6::[P:B]B2|"D7"c3B (AB)ce|"G"d4 B2g2|"D7"f2fe (dg)ag|
"G"g6 d2|"D7"c3B (AB)ce|"G"d4B2B2|[M:6/4]"D7"(A3B) c2A2 (DF)AB|[M:4/4]"G"G6:|
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Re: Suggestions for Future Tunes Thread
« Reply #906 on: January 12, 2019, 03:43:32 PM »

Another good tune from Playford...An Italian Rant.
If you prefer chords above the music instead of below simply delete the three lines beginning with V: but don't leave any blank lines in the file or it won't work

X:1
T:Italian Rant, An
C:Playford 3rd ed, 1657
M:4/4
L:1/8
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%%MIDI program 73 % flute
%%MIDI chordprog 1 % piano
V:1 gchord=down
V:2
Q:1/4=140
K:Em
V:1
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Simple question (with a simple answer, I hope): If I do delete the V: lines, the tune plays back with
a pianner as the lead instrument. How do I get it to continue to play with flute as the lead instrument?
I never have quite got my head around the use of V:...

Ta.

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Re: Suggestions for Future Tunes Thread
« Reply #907 on: January 12, 2019, 05:32:03 PM »

Deleting the three V: lines shouldn't make any difference to the midi voicing (leave no blank lines). My playback sometimes starts with the piano instead of flute, without pressing stop or pause click on rewind << to send it back to the top of the tune, that usually sorts it out.
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Re: Suggestions for Future Tunes Thread
« Reply #908 on: January 13, 2019, 05:57:18 AM »

Deleting the three V: lines shouldn't make any difference to the midi voicing (leave no blank lines). My playback sometimes starts with the piano instead of flute, without pressing stop or pause click on rewind << to send it back to the top of the tune, that usually sorts it out.
Correct! Thank you! In fact, I can't reproduce the problem now - certainly it wasn't due to blank lines.
My running copy of EasyABC must have got its knickers in a temporary twist.
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