Michael’s Mazurka

Key: G*

Form: Mazurka

MP3: (played by Susan Reid, David Kaynor and friends)

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G3G A/B/c|B2 B3/2B/ A/G/F|EG GB AG|Fd Dc DF|
G2 GA Bc|Bd dc BG|Ec cB AF|G4 D2:|
|:G2GA Bc|d2dc BG|A^F AF DF|GA B/c/d g2|
DG GA Bc|d3c BG|A^F AF DF|[1G4 D2:|[2G4 d/=e/^f|
|:g6|d4 cB|A2a3g|fd ^cd ef|g4b2|g4 d/c/B|
A2a3g|fd cB AF|G2AB G2|A2Bc A2|B2cd B2|c2de c2|
d2g2 eg|[1f3g a/g/f|g3a gf|[1g4 d/e/f:|[2f2d2 c/B/A|G3B A/G/F|G6|]

Sheet Music**: Click image to enlarge. To download, right-click in enlarged image and "Save as...".


Page 1 of 2; 3-voice (2 fiddle lines, cello) with chords. NOTE, the C part starts at the foot of this page,

Page 2 of 2; 3-voice with chords.











MIDI: Michael’s.

Source (if known): Michael Ferrie (of Fiddler’s Bid)

Other Tunes in Set:

Region: Shetland

*Notes: D position guitar chords with capo on 5th fret.

This is a tune from Shetland by Michael Ferrie (of Fiddlers Bid), a great talent who died very young of cancer. According to Tunearch.org, Michael Ferrie wrote this in 1996 in the last week of his life.

**The second and third sheet music pages above (pages 1 & 2) are an “ensemble arrangement” which differs somewhat from the original melody.