A Boy’s Lament for his Dragon (72nd Highlanders Farewell To Aberdeen)

Key:  D

Form: March


X: 1
T: the 72nd Highlanders' Farewell to Aberdeen
T: the Boy's Lament for his Dragon
C: William Mackay (c.1885)
B: William Ross's Collection of Pipe Music, 1885
N: Earliest known publication: "72nd's Farewel to Aberdeen (The)" in Ross's 1885 collection.
R: march
Z: 2006 John Chambers 
B: Queen's Own
M: C|
L: 1/8
K: D
A2 |\
"D"A2d2 d2ef | "A7"gfed "D"f4 | "G"g2B2 B2cd | "E7"efed "A7"c2A2 | "D"A2d2 d2ef |
"A7"gfed "D"f4 | "G"g2B2 "A7"cdec | "D"d4 d2 :: fg | "D"a2A2 "D7"A2=c2 | "G"B2G2 "A7"A4 |
"D"A2d2 "Bm"ABde | "E7"f2e2 "A7"e2fg | "D"a2A2 "D7"A2=c2 | "G"B2G2 "A7"A4 | "D"A2d2 "A7"fedc | "D"d4 d2 :|


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Sheet Music in PDF: Boy’s lament


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Source (if known): William MacKay (c. 1885)

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Region: Scotland


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