Annotation:Crooked Reel (The)

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X: 1 T:Crooked Reel, The T:Bonnie Annie (3) R:reel D:Sully & John Keenan: Dublin Banjos Z:id:hn-reel-298 Z: M:C| K:Ador AcBc AE~E2|GABd edBd|eaag ~e3d|c2Bc AE~E2| AcBc AE~E2|GABd edBd|eaag (3efg ed|1 cABG A2AG:|2 cABG A2eg|| |:~a3g ed (3efg|edBA GABd|g2fa gedB|cABG AE~E2| ~a3g ed (3efg|edBA GABd|g2fa gedB|1 cABG A2eg:|2 cABG A2AG||

CROOKED REEL (An Ríl Cam). AKA and see "Follow Me Down to Carlow (2)," "Miss Murphy (2)," "Bonnie Annie (3)." Irish, Reel. A Dorian. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB. The "Miss Murphy" title is found in the Goodman Manuscripts in the Library of Trinity College, Dublin. In Scotland, as well as some parts of Ireland, the tune is known as "Bonnie Annie (3)" and can be found in Aird's Selection of Scotch, English, Irish and Foreign Airs (No. 548) and the Glen Collection of Scottish Dance Music (p. 23), among others. There is also a jig version of the melody, and the song "Follow me down to Carlow" is sung to this air.

Additional notes

Source for notated version: - accordion player Sonny Brogan (County Sligo/Dublin, Ireland) [Breathnach].

Printed sources : - Breathnach (CRE I), 1963; No. 107, p. 45.

Recorded sources: -

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