Airthrey Castle


Key: D

Form: Slow Air or March, depending on tempo

ABC

(fe) |\
vd2AG kF2A<d | kG2B<d kF2A<d | fdfa gfed | g<Bed kc2fe |
d2AG kF2A<d | kG2B<d kF2A<d | fAgf eGed |1 d4- d2 :|2 d4 d2fg ||
abag fgfe | defd A2ef | gagf efed | c<aB<g A2fg |
abag fgfe | defd A2ef | gBed cBGe | d4- d2fg ||
abag fgfe | defd A2ef | gagf efed | c<aB<g | A2fe |
d2AG kF2A<d | kG2B<d kF2A<d | fAgf “Rall”eGfe | d4 d2 |]

MP3: Played by Jacob and Gretta Stone

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MP3: Played in C by the composer, Tom Anderson, from a somewhat wobbly tape recording

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In Tom Anderson’s handwriting

Chords courtesy of Randy Hough

Chords courtesy of Gretta Stone

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Source (if known): Tom Anderson

Other Tunes in Set:

Region: Shetland

Notes: Tom Anderson wrote, “I made up dis tün was moarnin at 5.00 a.m. whin I waakened up wi da notes rinnin thro me haed. Airthrey Castle wis da place whaur we hed da Summer School run be Stirling University.”

Thanks to Jacob and Gretta Stone for researching and contributing much of the information on this tune.