Annotation:Drummond Lasses (The)

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X:1 T:Drummond Lasses, The M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel B:James Goodman music manuscript collection, Book 1, p. 48 (mid-19th century) B: Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G D|G2 BG dGBG|G2 BG FAAB|G2 BG dGBG|cABG DG G2:| |:f|gfed edcB|gfed efga|gfed edcB|cABG DG G2:|

DRUMMOND LASSES, THE ("Na Cailinide Ua Druiman" or "Cailim an Drumman"). AKA and see "Lackey's Reel," "Sally Kelly (3)." Irish, Reel. G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB (O'Neill/1850 & 1001): ABB' (O'Neill/Krassen). "Drummond Lasses" can be found in the large mid-19th century music manuscript collection of County Cork Church of Ireland cleric and uilleann piper wikipedia:James_Goodman_(musicologist) (1828-1896). Hugh and Lisa Shields find cognate versions as "Duvil's Hornpipe" in Edward Riley's Flute Melodies (1814, first strain only), and "Lackey's Reel (Ril Leaici, with parts reversed).

Additional notes
Source for notated version : - whistle player Jimmie McGettrick, (County Sligo) [Breathnach]; Chicago fiddler John McFadden (1847-1913), originally fromCarrowmore, near Newport, County Mayo[O'Neill].

Printed sources : - Breathnach (Ceol Rince na hÉireann, vol. II), 1976; No. 167, p. 87 (appears as "Gan anim/Untitled"). O'Neill (Krassen), 1976; p. 137. O'Neill (Music of Ireland: 1850 Melodies), 1903; No. 1436, p. 266. O'Neill (Dance Music of Ireland: 1001 Gems), 1907; No. 673, p. 120.

Recorded sources : - Seamus Maguire & John Lee - "The Missing Reel."

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