ITMA Reference: ITMA-MP3. Creator: Mick Quinn. Contributor: Góilín Singers Club. Date: 20 September Location: Tom Maye’s Pub. Subject: Ireland. “By Dobbin’s Flowery Vale”*** A journey through traditional song with the Armagh Pipers Club We’ve been working hard for the past year on our new book. Recordings and book sources for the air known as Dobbin’s Flowery Vale, Dobbin’s Flowery Vale.

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This is one I shall learn. My source info may not fkowery been correct? The whole tape is full of them, but this one song esp.

Colonel Dobbin was Member of Parliament for the area in the late 18th century BTW Phoebus is a she. I’m curious to compare it to Mick Moloney’s tune. Suggest this Tune To: You can find this in the Digital Tradition database upper right search window.

They do a beautiful job of such an incredibly lovely song. The Vale is still therevery much as it must have been years ago. The song is attributed around Lurgan to James Garland and I’ve included another florid piece, again attributed to Garland, called The Blarismoor Tragedy.

In the above Discography, this tune is: Note shared with my friends: Our next sing is Saturday, August 3rd, starting at eight.

The singer chances to see a young couple talking. It’s kind of a hard act to follow. Please use the easy Feedback Form. She strove in vain him to detain, but while she did bewail He bid adieu and I withdrew from Dobbin’s Flowery Vale.


I have some relatives here in Oz who came from County Armagh, it’d be fun to sing this to them.

DT has no music for it though. He is about to take ship for America. Tips for Learning Irish Traditional Music.

Dobbin’s flowery vale, song / Mick Quinn, singing in English | ITMA

I may just post it on my website as a jpeg. Discography Here are all recordings of this tune considering only the indexed recordings. I hope someone out there can help me! It is from county Armagh, and Armagh is referred to in the song.

Dobbin’s Flowery Vale

To get to your personal tune notes, Log in or Create an account. Don’t rely on tune titles. People keep trying to convince me to stop but they don’t call me Relentless Richard for nothing. There are also some words that are similar sounding such as “Venus” in the database version, where in the written sheet music it says “Phoebus”. Bibliography According to my research, there are zero transcriptions that are musically very similar to this tune anywhere in the indexed booksregardless of tune title.

Dobbin’s flowery vale

Alice, if you could email a. Have been unable to find an ABC or midi version at any other location. As I sat down them to behold beneath va,e spreading tree The limpid streams that gently roll’d convey’d these words to me: Note to myself only: She repeatedly expresses her fear that he will forget her.


One of your friends You are not logged in! My mother’s ancestors, the Dobbins, left a place called Dobbin’s Flowery Vale in the ‘s, and now we can’t find it. Traditional, County Armagh S: It’s not at all like Mick Moloney’s song.

He promises to be true. Must I alone here sigh and moan, to none my grief reveal, But here lament my cause to vent in Bale Flowery Vale? The place, beautifully wooded, was a haunt of lovers on summer eves. There are copies of his 4 volumes in public and University libraries, so you can get it through an inter-library loan. I compared it to the one that Wolfgang referred to flwery the database, and it is very close, almost word for word, but with the addition of this information.

Frankie Kennedy Bb flute. Year of the oldest dibbin for this tune, considering the recordings and transcriptions listed above note that I concentrate on sources after Try my recommended links to other indexes if you need a transcription.