modal tuning for John Jacob Niles ballad

Ballad Gal
01/20/19 04:57:25PM
@ballad-gal

I finally found a tuning that works for Lass From The Low Countree, which is Aeolian in the key of C 

(CGBb). Just curious--does anyone else play this ballad in another modal tuning?

If you're not familiar with the ballad, here's a YouTube link that shows the words as a young lady sings.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JLq3cZs6FZI