Hennessey's Hornpipe (2)
X:1 T:Hennessey's Hornpipe  L:1/8 M:C| R:Hornpipe S:O'Neill - Dance Music of Ireland: 1001 Gems (1907), No. 813 Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G D2|GABc dBGB|g2 fg edBA|GABc dedc|BGAF GFED| GABc dBGB|g2 fg edBA|dedc BGAF|G2GG G2:| |:Bc|d^cde gB (3BBB|g2 ag fddd|gfed eB (3BBB|eddd d2 ef| gedc BAGB|ABAG FGAB|dedc BGAF|G2 GG G2:||
HENNESSEY'S HORNPIPE  (Crannciuil Ui h-Aengusa). Irish, Hornpipe. G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The hornpipe was first recorded by Donegal fiddler Hugh Gillespie (1906–1986), in New York, 1938, as the second tune in a set entitled "McKenna's Farewell". Researchers Fr. John Quinn and Conor Ward find the tune cognate with "Dunphy's Hornpipe" and "Hornpipe (48)", an untitled hornpipe in Book 3 of the c. 1883 music manuscript collection of County Leitrim fiddler and piper Stephen Grier (c. 1824-1894).