Montanesa de Lugo

Roger taught me this Galician tune as I thought it was about time we had one. It’s not too hard but finding Youtube recordings have not been easy – there are recordings, but you will find that they vary quite a bit. But that is normal for any good folk tune, there is more than one way to play it!

Here’s Roger playing Montanesa do Lugo:

I have found some recordings on Youtube, but they may not follow the notes or be in the same key, but they give you the chance to hear it played and enjoyed. I think the notes were transcribed first by Mano Panforreteiro when he lived in Oxford and passed around the Galician session.

Dance troupe
Recorder tutorial
Bagpipe tutorial
Bagpipe recording
Dancing in the street

You can download the pdf here

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