Irish Air - My Lagan Love

David Monks Arranger August 2011
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This piece is often know as ’My Lagan Love’ from the words which were set to the tune in the mid 20th century. The air, however, is much older, dating back to the 16th or 17th century according to some authorities.

Here it is to be sung as a vocalise A humming tone, or a gentle ’oh’ is suggested.

It may be that in time I will find a suitable text that is freely available.

As the air is rather short, a choir might chose to repeat it. In this case I suggest that the repeat is sung on ’Ah’ reducing to a humming at the end.

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David Monks Arranger August 2011
Year of composition
Year of arrangement
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
2 minutes
Classical music
Instrumental parts

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