Charlie is Welcome Home

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X:1 T:Charlie is Welcome Home T:Wicklow Hornpipe M:C| L:1/8 R:Hornpipe B:James Goodman music manuscript collection, Book 1, p. 64 (mid-19th century) B: Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G c|BGAF DEFG|ABAF c2 Ac|defd dAF|DGFA G2 GA| BGAF DEFG|ABAF c2 Ac|defd dcAG|F3D D2z:| |:de|fefd dcAG|f2g2 agfa|g ga bgaf|dgfa g2 ga| bgaf defd|dcAF c3A| defd dcAG|F3D D2:|]

CHARLIE IS WELCOME HOME. AKA and see "Wicklow Hornpipe." Irish, Hornpipe. G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. A variant of "Delahunty's Hornpipe." The melody appears in Book 1 of Church of Ireland cleric James Goodman's mid-19th century music manuscript collection. James Goodman (musicologist) (1828-1896) was an uilleann piper and an Irish speaker who collected locally in County Cork and elsewhere in Munster. He also obtained tunes from manuscript and printed collections.

Additional notes

Printed sources : - Shields/Goodman (Tunes of the Munster Pipers), 1998; No. 131, p. 55.

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