Marbhna na Cléire - Lament of the Clergy

This tune is not attributed to Carolan, but there are other tunes in the same manuscript which are undoubtedly by him and which are not so ascribed. It seems to resemble in style some of Carolan's slow tunes, and on these somewhat slender grounds O'Sullivan includes it in his edition.

Song Notations

Notations are courtesy of Carolan, the Life and Times of an Irish Harper by Dónal O'Sullivan vol 1 Celtic Music Edition 1983.

Courtesy of Vivian and Jack Hennessey, IrishPage.com, 2005.
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