Sheet Music: The Gold-Haired Maid

TitleThe Gold-Haired Maid
ComposerTraditional Irish
InstrumentationFlute solo
KeyG major
RangeD4–A5
Time signature4/4
Tempo80 BPM
Performance time0:50
Difficulty leveleasy
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Date added2012-04-22
Last updated2012-04-22
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Categories
Celtic Music, Slow airs, Traditional/Folk

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Sunday 22 April 2012

Tune of the Day: The Gold-Haired Maid

Traditional Irish tune

This old Irish slow air was published in the 1909 collection Old Irish Folk Music and Songs by Patrick Weston Joyce, who transcribed it “from the singing of his aunt, Mrs. Mary MacSweeny of Cork, and of Glenosheen Co. Limerick”.