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Mick Pearce (MCP) O'Carolan's Air (33) RE: O'Carolan's Air 04 Apr 19


The Betty Paret tune can be found on youtube: Betty Paret - O'Carolan's Air.

I've put a transcription below.

I had a quick scan through O'Sullivan (though I have both versions, I used the newer singe volume version with contributions by a harper on this thread!) and couldn't see it. JC Tunefinder also failed to give me anything for the tune. (For the title Carolan's Air it does return 2 copies of an unrelated tune).

I did wonder if Betty Paret wrote the tune as a Carolan's First Tune type, but without the book I couldn't say.

Mick


X:1
T:O'Carolan's Air
C:Betty Paret?
N: Source is youtube recording of Betty Paret
F: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oNnUpAaQY_w
B: Betty Paret - First Harp Book
M:3/4
L:1/4
Q:1/4=100
K:Daeo
D|A A B/A/| G G A/G/| F/E/ D/E/ F/G/| A2 D|
A A B/A/| G G A/G/| F/E/ D/E/ F/G/| A2 A||
d d A| B G G| c c G| A F F|
d > e f| c A G| F D D| D2 |]


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