Connaught Reel (4) (A)
X:1 T:Connaught Reel , A M:C L:1/8 R:Reel S:James Goodman (1828─1896) music manuscript collection, S:vol. 3, p. 140. Mid-19th century, County Cork Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D d/B/|ADFD ADFD|ADFD BE E2|ADFD ADFD|ABcd fedB| ADFD ADFD|ADFD BE E2|ADFD ADFD|ABcd fd d2|| a/g/|fdde d2 ag|fddd cdeg|fdde d2 ag|fded Bddd| fdde d2 ag|fddd cdeg|fdec dBAF|ABde fedB||
CONNAUGHT REEL , A. Irish, Reel (whole time). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB. The tune appears in the large mid-19th century music manuscript collection of County Cork cleric and uilleann piper Canon James Goodman. The first strain is cognate with "Lucy Campbell (4)," "Reel of Bervie," "Lord Gordon's Reel" and "Puck's Scotch Reel" although the second strain differs.