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The Rose of Allandale

Traditional tune/song
rose allandale 

As a song you need to enjoy the sounds of this tune.
The throws  in bars 1 and 13 are very light. All the notes in the throw are the same length (listen carefully on the video). This gives a sense of definition and a bit of bounce, but doesn't give that heavy low G.
The throw in bar 3 is very open and this effect is achieved through making the D on the beat a little longer.
The strikes on the Es are the same length as the High G gracenotes.
In bar 9...the throw is half the length of other places. This is to gie that sense of 'picking up' that the melody asks for.

Videos to play along with

High pitch normal speed

High pitch half speed

High pitch quarter speed

Low pitch normal speed

Low pitch half speed

Low pitch quarter speed

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