Annotation:Enniskilling Dragoon (2) (The)

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X:1 T:Enniskilling Dragoon [2], The M:2/4 L:1/8 S:Stanford/Petrie (1905), No. 547 Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:F F | FG/A/ B/G/c/B/ | GF/F/ Fc/d/4e/4 | fd/f/ e/c/d/=B/ | GA/=B/ cd/e/ | fd/f/ e/c/d/=B/ | GA/=B/ c/>_B/A/G/ | FG/A/ B/G/c/B/ | GF/F/ F :||

ENNISKILLING DRAGOON [2], THE. AKA - "Fare Thee Well Enniskillin," "Inniskilling Dragoon (The)." Irish, Air or March . F Major (Stanford/Petrie): G Major (Kerr, O'Brien). Standard tuning (fiddle). One part. The melody is played as both an air (for the song "Fare Thee Well Enniskillin") and a march. Stanford notes: "This tune appears to be a variant of 'Skillet Dubh'."

Additional notes
Source for notated version : - From P. Carew's MSS" [Stanford/Petrie].

Printed sources : - Kerr (Merry Melodies, vol. 1), c. 1880; p. 41. Jerry O'Brien (Irish Folk Dance Music), 1952; No. 15. Stanford/Petrie (Complete Collection), 1905; No. 547, p. 139.

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