Dúidín Reel (The)
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DUIDÍN REEL, THE. AKA - "Dudeen," "An Dúidín." AKA and see "Old Dudeen (The)]." Irish, Reel. D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB. The tune is said to have been composed by New York fiddle and accordion player John McGrath, and was a favorite of New York fiddler Andy McGann's (Black). It was recorded in 1949 by Paddy Killoran in Dublin, from an RTE broadcast (see "Old Dudeen (The)"). See also "Tailor's Thimble (4)."
Source for notated version: Brooklyn fiddler Tony DeMarco [Black].
Printed sources: Black (Music's the Very Best Thing), 1996; No. 141, p. 74.
Recorded sources: Paddy Reynolds, Sweet and Traditional Music of Ireland, Rego Irish Records LP R-1000, 1971, reissued on Kells CD KM 9513, 1997.
See also listing at:
Alan Ng's Irishtune.info