Flower of Donnybrook

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FLOWER OF DONNYBROOK. AKA and see "Flowers of Edinburgh (1)." Irish, Reel. G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle) AA'BB'. The melody is almost universally known as "Flowers of Edinburgh" in modern times. It was listed under the 'Donnybrook' title as having been played for country dances in Orange County, New York, in the 1930's (Lettie Osborn, New York Folklore Quarterly).

Source for notated version:

Printed sources: Levey (First Collection of the Dance Music of Ireland), London, 1858; No. 4, p. 2.

Recorded sources:




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