Raggle Taggle Gypsies
This is the tune to a well known Irish folk song.
The words tell the story of a woman who runs away from her big house and rich husband
to live and travel with a group of gypsies.
Her husband comes to find her and asks her to come home. She says she'd rather not!
Practice changing your fingers from F to low D and back:
Do it slurred to check it's tidy - and don't forget your little finger!
There are 4 phrases - learn them one at at time.
Listen to the audio and follow the music first.
No sharp in the key signature,
so all the Fs are naturals
3 clicks to count in.
Make the last note of each line a little shorter, so you have time to take a breath and start the next one straight away.
Now try it with the accompaniment (and a little bit faster)