Annotation:Ducks Die on Christmas Day (The)

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X: 1 T: Ducks Die at Christmas T: B\'asaitear na Lachain L\'a Nollag S: B.Breathnach:"Ceol Rince na hEireann" IV/68 Z: B.Black [1] L: 1/8 M: 12/8 Q: 360 R: jig F: K: D A2B d2e f2f fed|a2a agf ede fed| ABc def g2g gab|afd e2d B3 d3 :| fga agf gab bag|fga agf gee ede| fga agf gab bag|afd e2d B3 d3 :|

DUCKS DIE ON CHRISTMAS DAY, THE (Básaítear na Lachain Lá Nollag). Irish, Single Jig (12/8 time). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. Breathnach says the tune is a single jig for a quadrille, and that Doolin, County Clare, tin whistle player Micho Russell had a vesion which he called a 'Cudreel' (i.e. quadrille).

Additional notes
Source for notated version : - Bernard Bogue (County Monaghan and Tyrone) [Breathnach].

Printed sources : - Breathnach (Ceol Rince na hÉireann vol. IV), 1996; No. 68, p. 33.

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