O Paddy's the lad for a sprig of shillelah

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O Paddy's the lad for a sprig of shillelah

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  51H3H4H 4H4H4H7
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    England
 Genre/Style    English
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    6/8
 History    
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    John Rook
 Book/Manuscript title    John Rook music manuscript collection
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 216
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1840
 Artist    
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    



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