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Posted By: GUEST
12-Oct-19 - 03:09 PM
Thread Name: Edward Bunting - The Ancient Music of Ireland
Subject: RE: Edward Bunting - The Ancient Music of Ireland
'So did he alter the tunes or just the key signatures? The latter could be "recorrected" with incidentals, no?'

He more or less turned them into pianoforte pieces, including accidentals not available on the harp (according to Breathnach, if I remember correctly)