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The Mist Covered Mountains of Home


A beloved Scottish tune in the Dorian mode.

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This lovely Scottish song from the mid 1800s speaks of the wistful longing for home and is often used as a lullaby. It is in the Dorian mode.  This arrangement features beautiful interplay between the hands and a seldom-heard second section of the melody.

Intermediate; there are a few harmonics and no lever changes. A Dorian (key of G); 2 pages.

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