Picture of assorted folk instruments

January 2018

Note 1: The YouTube recordings are at full speed but can be slowed down by clicking the settings “gear” symbol and then changing the “speed” option. Alternatively, paste the ABC code into one of the free ABC editors and adjust any playback characteristic.

Note 2: The full PDF score for month 2 is here

  • Lemmy Brazil’s #2
    I’ve added a little syncopation to match the recording but if the tied notes are confusing or too difficult then ignore the ties and play it straight, likewise the triplets
    PDF score: Lemmy Brazil’s No2
    An excellent recording by Jigfoot: Lemmy Brazil’s #2 by jigfoot
    ABC:

    X:11
    T:Lemmy Brazil’s No2
    R:hornpipe
    M:4/4
    L:1/8
    K:D
    AG |:”D”F2A2″A”(3BcB”D” A d- | defd “A”(3BcB”D” AG | “D”FAdA “G”Bcdf |”Em” e2e2″A”e2 AG |
    |”D” F2A2″A”(3BcB “D” A d- | defd “A”(3BcB”D” AG | “D”FAdA “G”Bcdf |1″A” e2c2″D”d2 AG:|2″A”e2c2″D”d2 fg|
    |:”D”afdf afd d- | defd “A”(3BcB”D” AG | “D”FAdA “G”Bcdf | “Em”e2e2″A”e2 fg |
    | “D”afdf afd d- | defd “A”(3BcB”D” AG | “D”FAdA “G”Bcdf |1″A”e2c2″D”d2 fg:|2″A”e2c2″D”d4||

  • (The) Moon and Seven Stars
    PDF score: Moon and Seven Stars
    A pleasant recording:  Moon and Seven Stars
    ABC:

    X:14
    T:Moon and Seven Stars, The
    M:6/8
    L:1/8
    K:D
    “D”d2A A2F|”G”GAB “D”A3 |”G”Bcd “A”efg|”D”fed “A”cBA|
    “D”d2A A2F|”G”GAB “D”A3 |”G”Bcd “Em”efg|”A”Adc “D”d3:|
    “A”e2A A2f|”A”efg “D”f3 |”A”efg “Bm”fed|”Em”cdB “A”A2A |
    “G”BGB “D”AFA|”G”BGB “D”A2A|”G”Bcd “Em”efg|”A”Adc “D”d3:|

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