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Posted By: GUEST,Peter Laban
12-Oct-19 - 04:11 PM
Thread Name: Edward Bunting - The Ancient Music of Ireland
Subject: RE: Edward Bunting - The Ancient Music of Ireland
'Bad idea, but it wasn't Bunting's own bad idea. '

Of its time , I suppose.

I looked at the version of "Da Mihi Manum" in the Neal collection of 1724 and think it is close to the current versions, f natural and all. It's given in 6/4 while current collections usually go for 3/4.