Concertina Music

Scandale au Réduit

2008-09-02, tags: novelty

A traditional song from Tournai, Belgium.

I found a bunch of traditional Belgian tunes at One of them attracted me the most. It's originally a song about the misery of men drinking, beating up their wives, ending up being arrested, in short, all the beautiful things of mariage. I've added a few harmony and transitional notes. I invented some chords, but I'm pretty sure someone can find a better accompagnement...