ITMA Reference: ITMA-MP3. Creator: Mick Quinn. Contributor: Góilín Singers Club. Date: 20 September Location: Tom Maye’s Pub. Subject: Ireland. “By Dobbin’s Flowery Vale”*** A journey through traditional song with the Armagh Pipers Club We’ve been working hard for the past year on our new book. Recordings and book sources for the air known as Dobbin’s Flowery Vale, Dobbin’s Flowery Vale.
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He promises to be true. The song is attributed around Dobbni to James Garland and I’ve included another florid piece, again attributed to Garland, called The Blarismoor Tragedy. I compared it to the one that Wolfgang referred to in the database, and it is very close, almost word for word, but with the addition of this information. The Vale is still therevery much as it must have been years ago. Have been unable to find an ABC or midi version at any other location.
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Dobbin’s Flowery Vale – County Songs
Traditional, Robbin Armagh S: The whole tape is full of them, but this one song esp. My source info may not have been correct? People keep trying to convince me to stop but they don’t call me Relentless Richard for nothing. Tips for Learning Irish Traditional Music. Try my recommended links to other indexes if you need a transcription. I may just post it on my website as a jpeg.
I suppose I’ll have to transcribe it the best I can and send it in, sometime. They do a beautiful job of such an incredibly lovely song. Email me and I’ll work something out.
Dobbin’s Flowery Vale
Please cite your source when you use information from this document. It’s kind of a hard act to follow. She repeatedly expresses her fear that he will forget her. Played before On Albums.
BTW Phoebus is a she. It’s not at all like Mick Moloney’s song. The singer chances to see a young couple talking. Now that my recording project is finished I am starting to perform again.
Cale Kennedy Bb flute. I’ve started to show up to sing at some of the sessions like the one at the Starry Plough in Berkeley on Sunday evenings and I’ll probably do something for the Tall Ships Festival over Labor Day weekend but the transition from group to solo is kind of daunting.
You can find this in the Digital Tradition database upper right search window. Here are all recordings of this tune considering only the indexed recordings. I’ve changed email and ISP, so if anyone wants to see the sheet music again, let me know and I will post it to my new site. He is about to take ship for America. The following link will take you direct to the piece in question Click here.
Colonel Dobbin was Member of Parliament for the area in the late 18th century It is from county Armagh, and Armagh is flowfry to in the song.
As I sat down them to behold beneath a spreading tree The limpid streams that gently roll’d convey’d these words to me: There are also some words that flkwery similar sounding such as “Venus” in the database version, where in the written sheet music it says “Phoebus”. To learn to play this tune, simply learn it from another musician or study the recording s listed above. Please use the easy Feedback Form. She strove in vain him to detain, but while she did bewail He bid adieu and I withdrew from Dobbin’s Flowery Vale.
Dobbin’s flowery vale
Year of the oldest source for this tune, considering the recordings and transcriptions listed above note that I concentrate on sources after I have discovered by careful listening that these sources are in fact musically the same tune, regardless of the tune titles they use, key changes, retuning, etc.
Don’t rely on tune titles. Click below to hear the first 12 seconds. This is one I shall learn. Working with the likes of Suzanne and Marla in Out of the Rain has spoiled me. Dobbih According to my research, there are zero transcriptions that are musically very similar to this flowfry anywhere in the indexed booksregardless of tune title.
I’ll leave a note here when I upload it. Fliwery to my research, there are zero transcriptions that are musically very similar to this tune anywhere in the indexed booksregardless of tune title. Mick must have Americanized it a little bit by substituting “lovely” for “bonny.
Note shared with my friends: My mother’s ancestors, the Dobbins, left a place called Dobbin’s Flowery Vale in the ‘s, and now we can’t find it. Our next sing is Saturday, August 3rd, starting at eight. DT has no music for it though. To get to your personal tune notes, Log in or Create an account.
The place, beautifully wooded, was a haunt of lovers on summer eves. I’ve been immersing myself in sea music recently, Michael.