Shenandoah Falls (or Shannandah Falls)

Key: A

Form: Hornpipe


X: 2
T: Shannandoah Falls
R: hornpipe
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Amaj
e2 ef edcB | ABcA d3 d | cBAc BAGB | ABAF E2 cd |
e2 ef edcB | AB (3cBA d3 d | cBAc BA G2 |1 A6 :|
|: F4 B4 | F2 A(B B)A F2 | A2 cA BcAB | cAB(c c)B A2 |
F4 B4 | F2 A(B B)fed | cBAc BA G2 |1 (A4 A)cBA :|


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


With low accompaniment

Harmonized high

Harmonized low







Sheet Music* in PDF:
Shenandoah Falls
Shenandoah Falls (With Low String Accompaniment)
Shenandoah Falls (Harmonized Low)
Shenandoah Falls (Harmonized High and Higher)


Source: Trad? Can you help?

Other Tunes in Set:

Region: Appalachia?

*Notes:  The MP3 recording above, by David Kaynor, varies in some details from the ABC I could find, above, especially in the  transition from the A to the B part. The YouTube above is closer to David’s rendition.