Annotation:Captain MacGreal of Connemara

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X:1 T:Captain MacGreal of Connemara M:2/4 L:1/8 B:Joyce - Old Irish Folk Music and Songs (1909, No. 460) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:C e/d/|cAAG|EGG A/B/|cceg|fed e/d/|cAAG| EGG A/B/|ccd c/d/|ecc::e|ffaf|eege|dd dc/d/| ecA e/d/|cAAG|EGG A/B/|cc dc/d/|ecc:||

CAPTAIN MACGREAL OF CONNEMARA. Irish, Air (2/4 time). C Major. Standard tuning. AABB. "A Ninety-eight song was written to this air. There is a setting of this in 6/8 time elsewhere in [the manuscripts of County Cork collector William] Forde (c.1795–1850), called 'Johnny Gibbon's March'" (Joyce).

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Printed sources : - Joyce (Old Irish Folk Music and Songs), 1909; No. 460, p. 257.

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