Captain Locker

Find traditional instrumental music
Jump to: navigation, search

Back to Captain Locker

X:1 T:Captain Locker M:C L:1/8 R:Reel B:Stephen Grier music manuscript collection (Book 2, c. 1883, No. 46, p. 9) B: N:Stephen Grier (c. 1824-1894) was a piper and fiddler from N:Newpark, Bohey, Gortletteragh, south Co. Leitrim. Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:C B|cGGE FEDC|Ddde fede|cBcG EGcA|GEcE CC/C/ C2:|| f|ef/g/ cg ecge|defg afdf|ef/g/ cg ecge|fdge cc/c/ c2 | ef/g/ cg ecge|defg afdf|ef/g/ de cdAc|GEcE CC/C/ C2||

CAPTAIN LOCKER. AKA and see "Captain Lockhart of the Tartar." Irish, Reel (whole time). C Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). From the playing of the Reilly family of Drumreilly, County Leitrim. A transcription of the melody is in the Grier Manuscript, a c. 1883 collection of Leitrim tunes collected by fiddler and uilleann piper Stephen Grier. However, was previously published in Scotland by Robert Bremner as "Captain Lockhart of the Tartar."

Additional notes

Source for notated version: -

Printed sources : -

Recorded sources: - Drumlin Records BMNCD2, Brian McNamara - "Fort of the Jewels" (2004).

Back to Captain Locker