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X:1 T:Clogher Cross S:Tracin' M:6/8 L:1/8 R:jig K:Dmix D |:GBd gdB|~d3 d2c|~B3 BAG|FAA AFD| GBd gdB|def ~g3|edc BcA|1 AGF G2D:|2 AGF G af|| |:g2d edB|~d3 def|g2d edB|ABA Aaf| g2d edB|Gaf ~g3|edc BcA|1 AGF G af:|2 AGF G2 z||

CLOGHER CROSS. AKA and see "Brewer's Daughter (The)," "Boys from the West (The)," "I Will if I Can (1)," "Jude's Farewell," "(Kenmuir's) Up and Awa," "Up and Away (2)," "Hexham Races," "Kenmore Lads," "Land of the West" "Pins and Needles." Irish, Jig. G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The tune was recorded by the Kilfenora Ceili Band on their first LP recording in the 1960's. According to Gearóid Ó hAllmhuráin (1999), there are versions of the tune in Ulster, the Scottish Highlands, and on Cape Breton, Canada. As "Hexham Races" it is in Northumbrian repertory as well.

Additional notes

Recorded sources : - Celtic Crossings CD0299-02, Gearóid Ó hAllmhuráin & Patrick Ourceau - "Tracin" (1999).

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