Donnybrook (2)

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DONNYBROOK [2]. American, "Stop Reel." G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABA. Called a 'stop reel' presumably because the 'B' part has several halting syncopations in it. Presumably it was the vehicle for a novelty or stage dance from around the turn of the 20th century.

Source for notated version:

Printed sources: Harding's All Round Collection, 1905; No. 199, p. 63.

Recorded sources:




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