Hibernia's Lovely Jane

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HIBERNIA'S LOVELY JANE. Irish, Air (4/4 time). G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB. The more elaborate version of O'Farrell's air appears in the large mid-19th century music manuscript collection (vol. 3, p. 149) of County Cork cleric and uilleann piper Canon James Goodman under the title “Lovely Jane (2)” (or "Lovely June").

Source for notated version: "From the Rev. Maxwell H. Close of Dublin: taken down by him in 1836 from the singing of Pat Walker, a Wicklow man" (Joyce).

Printed sources: Joyce (Old Irish Folk Music and Songs), 1909; No. 205, p. 101.

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