Sheet Music: The Skylark

TitleThe Skylark
Alternate titlesJackson's Maid at the Fair
ComposerTraditional Irish
InstrumentationFlute solo
KeyA minor
RangeG4–B5
Time signature6/8
Tempo100 BPM
Performance time0:40
Difficulty leveleasy
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Date added2017-03-23
Last updated2017-03-23
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Celtic Music, Jigs, Traditional/Folk

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Thursday 23 March 2017

Tune of the Day: The Skylark

Traditional Irish jig

This Irish jig is taken from Francis O'Neill's collection Waifs and Strays of Gaelic Melody, published in 1922. O'Neill cites the “Pat. Dunne manuscript” as his source. Other manuscripts give the melody as “Jackson's Maid at the Fair”.