McDonnell's Traditional Irish Music Slow Session

Waltz

Waltzes are in 3/4 time which means there are 3 beats per measure and a quarter note (crotchet) gets one beat. It is common to emphasize the first beat.·· For example here is how you would count while playing a waltz. The vertical lines separate measures.· Listen to South Wind by pressing the play button below and repeat the words below the bar.· [Note: Loading speed of MP3 player depends on internet bandwidth & computer power.]

ONE two three | ONE two three | ONE two three | ONE two three

The manuscript (written form) would look like this:

South Wind sheet music short

Waltz Tracks (Click on Tracks to open and download)

Track 16 South Wind (Same as music clip above)

Track 17 South Wind  MP3 file with South Wind· melody along with the corresponding          moderate· Waltz rhythm

Track 18 Waltz MP3 file with just a slow Waltz· rhythm

Copy of Track 19 Waltz  MP3 file with just a moderate Waltz· rhythm

South Wind· Sheet Music (Click here toDownload South Wind PDF sheet music·file)

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