Annotation:Barley Grain (3) (The)

Find traditional instrumental music

X:1 T:Barley Grain [3], The M:C L:1/8 S:James Goodman music manuscript collection (mid-19th cent., County Cork, vol. 3, p. 78) R:Reel Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion F: F:at Trinity College Dublin / Irish Traditional Music Archive K:G dcAG {D}FG A2|dcAF GABG|dcAG {D}FG A2|dBcA G2G2:| dggf gaag|fede fefd|dggf gaag|fdcA BG G2| dggf gaag|fede f2 (ga)|bg af g2 ag|fdcA AG G2||

BARLEY GRAIN [3], THE. Irish, Reel (whole time). G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AAB. The melody was entered into the large mid-19th century music manuscript collection of County Cork cleric, uilleann piper and collector Canon wikipedia:James_Goodman_(musicologist). Hugh and Lisa Shields find Goodman's "Greggs Pipes (2)" a cognate version, and note that the 2nd strain of "Barley Grain (3)" is shared with that of "Knocknaboul Polka (2)" (Polca Chnoc na bPoll),

Additional notes

Printed sources : - Hugh and Lisa Shields (Tunes of the Munster Pipers vol. 2), 2013; No. 755.

Back to Barley Grain (3) (The)

(0 votes)