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Aikendrum (1)

Tune:`6AB/``8xCxCxC`6BA/4xF8xFA/   (Plaine and Easie code)
Plaine and Easie code beginning on C: ``6CD/8EEE6DC/`4A8A``C/
Listen:MP3
Key signature:xFCG
Time Signature:2/4
Length (no. of bars):16
Verses and lines:6 x 8 S
Bibliographic references: Smith, R. A. Scotish minstrel, Vol. I, p. 102, [1821].
Thomson, G. Select melodies, Vol. V, p. 36, [1823].
Thomson, George. Melodies of Scotland, Vol. II, p. 82, [1839].
Related names: Smith, Robert Archibald, 1780-1829.
Thomson, Mr. (George), 1757-1851.
Versions:

Song title: Aikendrum
First words: A wooer came to our town
References: Thomson, G. Select melodies, Vol. V, p. 36, [1823]. ;

Song title: Aikendrum
First words: O pleasant is the sunny beam
References: Thomson, George. Melodies of Scotland, Vol. II, p. 82, [1839]. ;

Song title: Aikendrum
First words: The gloaming star is gleaming
References: Thomson, George. Melodies of Scotland, Vol. II, p. 82, [1839]. ;

Song title: Aikendrum
First words: There liv'd a man in our town
References: Smith, R. A. Scotish minstrel, Vol. I, p. 102, [1821]. ;

Song title: The Altaintel Scotish nobles
First words: O some will tune their mournfu' strains
References: Smith, R. A. Scotish minstrel, Vol. I, p. 102, [1821]. ;

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