Dwyer's Hornpipe (1)

Find traditional instrumental music
Jump to: navigation, search




X:1 T:Dwyer's Hornpipe [1] M:C L:1/8 R:Hornpipe S:Joyce - Old Irish Folk Music and Songs (1909) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G DE|G2 GA G2 Bd|e2 de gedB|e2 de gedB|A2 AA ABGE| G2 GA G2 Bd|edef gfed|egde BdAB|G2 GG G2:| |:(3def|g2g2 a2a2|bage e2 dB|e2 de gedB|A AA ABGE| gfgb agac'|bage e2 dB|egde GdAB|G2 GG G2||



DWYER'S HORNPIPE [1]. AKA and see "Corney Drew's Hornpipe," "Fitzgerald's Hornpipe (2)," "Teresa Halpin's Reel." Irish, Hornpipe (whole time). G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AA'BB. "This was a great favourite as a dance tune, and I learned it in boyhood from pipers and fiddlers" (Joyce). Joyce was born in 1827 in Glenosheen, Limerick, near the Cork border. O'Neill prints a variant under the title "Corney Drew's Hornpipe" and another variant can be found as "Teresa Halpin's Reel" in Frank Roche's first collection of traditional Irish music.


Additional notes



Printed sources : - Joyce (Old Irish Folk Music and Songs), 1909; No. 40, pp. 22-23.






Back to Dwyer's Hornpipe (1)

0.00
(0 votes)