Coillte Críona (An)

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COILLTE CRÍONA, AN. AKA and see "Kiltycreen," "Patsy Tuohey's Favourite." Irish, Reel. E Dorian. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB. Breathnach (1963) calls the tune a twin of "Pat Tuohey’s Reel." The title literally means 'the old woods' and is the birthplace of Sligo fiddler Freddy Finn.

Source for notated version: accordion player Sonny Brogan (County Sligo/Dublin, Ireland), who had the tune from Finn [Breathnach].

Printed sources: Breathnach (CRÉ I), 1963; No. 179, p. 70.

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