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The Mountain of the Women


A beautiful tune about a famous fairy mountain in Ireland.

Read more and listen to the software-generated mp3 below.

The Mountain of the Women, Sliabh na mBan (Slievenamon), is a nearly 2400-foot mountain in County Tipperary, Ireland. The mountain is named after the ancient fairy women or Feimhin, who enchanted the famous hero, Fionn mac Cumhaill, along with all of his followers.

This intermediate arrangement features a lilting introduction and interlude, grace notes, and a  few harmonics (optional). Key of G; no lever changes.  4 pages.

Listen to The Mountain of the Women (software-generated mp3; harmonics do not sound)