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X:1 T:Untitled T:Ellen O'Grady M:9/8 L:1/8 R:Slip Jig S:The mid-19th cent. music manuscript collection of James Goodman (County Cork, p. 126) F: Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Amix d|eaa efg|fed|eaa efg f2d|eaa efg fed| gfg ecA Bcd::e2e Bcd cBA|e2e Bcd c2A| e2e Bcd cBA|fef ecA Bcd:|]

ELLEN O'GRADY (Eiblin Ní Grada). AKA and see "Kitty O'Hea." Irish, Slip Jig (9/8 time). A Mixolydian. Standard tuning (fiddle). AAB. The tune appears as an untitled slip jig in the mid-19th century music manuscript collection of County Cork uilleann piper and Church of Ireland cleric James Goodman [1]. See also the air "Kitty O'Hea" in Stanford/Petrie (1905, No. 512). The first part of this tune is also used for the English song "Sorry the Day I Was Married" (Roud 1561).

Additional notes

Printed sources : - O'Neill (Music of Ireland: 1850 Melodies), 1903; No. 1144, p. 216.

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