Lament For The Death Of The Rev. Archie Beaton

Key:  G

Form:  Reel

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G,3 B, D3 D|{Bc}B3 A {F}G3 E|{DE}D2 {F}GB, {A,B,}A,3 B,|{A,}G,6 {C}B,A,|
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d3 d {de}dc {Bc}BA|{F}G2 B2 D3 G|E2 {d}cA {G}FDCA,|{A,}G,6 z2|


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Source (if known): John M. Mason

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Region: Scotland

Notes: Composed by John M. Mason, a lawyer, fiddler and conductor, and a native of the Orkney Islands. The Rev. Airchie Beaton was Minister of Dundonald Parish Church in Ayrshire and a champion of Gaelic culture, who died suddenly in 1971 at a Gaelic event.