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X: 1 T: Dan O'Leary's [2] T: Humours of Listowel R: polka O: Trad Ireland N: This tune is also known by many other names. S: Nan F-W, via EF D: Ian Muir & the Craigellachie Band: Wortham Manor 4x48R: Captain McGuire, the Call, Tom McVicars, Dennis Murphy (2006) N: Ian Muir's version was found at kirby98.fsnet.co.uk, which disappeared in 2006. M: 4/4 L: 1/4 F:http://trillian.mit.edu/~jc/music/abc/polka/CaptainMaguire_D3.abc K: D F/G/ |\ "D"A/B/A/G/ FA | "D"de "Bm"fe/f/ | "Em"ga/g/ "A7"fe | "D"df "A7"AF/G/ | "D"A/B/A/G/ FA | "D"de "Bm"fe/f/ | "Em"ga/g/ "A7"fe | "D"d3 :: c/d/ | "A"e3/e/ ed | "A"ce a2 | "A"e3/e/ ef | "A"ge cA | "A"e3/e/ ed | "A"ce a2 | "E7"e/f/e/d/ cB | "A"A3 :||

DAN O'LEARY'S [2]. AKA and see "Babes in the Woods (2)," "Captain Maguire," "Humors of Listowel (1)," Irish, Polka (2/4 time). Ireland, Sliabh Luachra region of the Cork-Kerry border. D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. Source O'Leary stated he had the tune from his uncle, Dan O'Leary and maintained Dan had it from Tom Billy Murphy (father of fiddler Denis Murphy), not Padraig O'Keeffe. Compare also with "Maids of Ardagh," "Sliabh Mhachaire (1)," "Toormore Polka (2)," "Tournmore Polka," "Tuar Mór Polka (2) (The)."

Additional notes
Source for notated version : - accordion player Johnny O'Leary (Slaibh Luachra region), recorded at Na Píobairí Uillean, October, 1984 [Moylan].

Printed sources : - Moylan (Johnny O'Leary of Sliabh Luachra), 1994; No. 140, p. 82.

See also listing at :
Alan Ng's Irishtune.Info [1]

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