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Away In The Manger
This folder contains the Banjo, Guitar, and Mandolin standard musical notation and tablature for the song Away In The Manager in the Key of G. Sound files and soon to be added lyrics are included. These files are in tef. format with a computer generated midi file that can be heard with Tabledit's free viewer.
History: This song dates back to 1885 where two verses were published in a Evangelical Lutheran Sunday collection. Martin Luther, a German reformer is credited with the text. The tune was edited by James R. Murray and set to the tune St Kilda, credited to J.E, Clark. (further research and references are pending).