Bunch of Currents (1)

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BUNCH OF CURRENTS [1], THE. Irish, Jig. G Major ('A' part) & G Mixolydian ('B' part). Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. Francis O'Neill's "Bunch of Roses (3) and "I'm a Silly Old Man" are dorian mode settings of the same tune. The jig was also entered into the mid-19th music manuscript collection of County Cork Anglican cleric and uilleann piper James Goodman [1] (p. 137).

Source for notated version:

Printed sources: Levey (First Collection of the Dance Music of Ireland), 1858; No. 60, p. 24.

Recorded sources:




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