Sheet Music: Happy We've Been A' Thegither

TitleHappy We've Been A' Thegither
Alternate titlesHighland Echoes
Clare's Dragoons
Willie Was a Wanton Wag
Vive La!
ComposerTraditional Scottish
InstrumentationFlute solo
KeyD major
Time signature2/4
Tempo60 BPM
Performance time1:05
Difficulty leveleasy
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Date added2017-03-11
Last updated2017-03-11
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Celtic Music, Schottisches, Traditional/Folk


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Saturday 11 March 2017

Tune of the Day: Happy We've Been A' Thegither

Traditional Scottish tune

This piece is an example of a schottische tune. The schottische is a partnered country dance which used to be very popular in Victorian-era ballrooms. Despite its name, the dance appears to have originated in Bohemia, a historical region in the present-day Czech Republic, over a thousand miles away from Scotland.

The word “thegither” in the title is Scotch for “together”.