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X: 1 T:Down the Banks With Mary (reel) B:CRE5.133 (Sios na Bruacha le Máire) F:file ID: cre.5/048down_b M:4/4 Q:180 R:reel K:G dc|Bddg e2dc|BGAF GFED|Bddg e2dc|BGAF G2:| ef|g2gf e2eg|fgaf gfed|g2gf eaag|fdef g2 ~g2| Bb~b2 Aaaf|dfge dcBA|Bddg e2dc|BGAF G4|]

DOWN THE BANKS WITH MARY (Síos na Bruacha le Máire). AKA and see "Loughlin's Reel." Irish, Reel. G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AAB. Jackie Small notes: "the first part of the tune would remind you of the song "The Keel Row": of course, that air is widely used as a barndance."

Additional notes
Source for notated version : - a music manuscript given to Breathnach by fiddler John M. Buckley (Sliabh Luachra), and (as "Loughlin's Reel") in a manuscript by Sliabh Luachra fiddle great Pádraig O'Keeffe, provided by Seán B. O'Leary [Breathnach].

Printed sources : - Breathnach/Small (Ceol Rince na hÉireann vol. V), 1999; No. 133, p. 68.

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