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HUMORS OF BALLINAFAD [1], THE. AKA and see "Bryan O'Lynn (1)," "Geese in the Bog (3)," "Pet of the Pipers." Irish, Double Jig. A Dorian. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The tune is most often called "Geese in the Bog (3)" in modern sessions. See also the related "Up Sligo (2)", recorded by Michael Coleman.

Source for notated version:

Printed sources: Roche (Collection of Traditional Irish Music, vol. 1), 1912; No. 90, p. 40.

Recorded sources: Decca 12179 (78 RPM), Paddy Killoran (1938). Topic TSCD 602, Frank Lee's Tara Ceilidh Band - "Irish Dance Music" (1995. A reissue of the original 1932 recording).

See also listing at:
Alan Ng's [1]
Hear Killoran's 1938 recording at the Internet Archive [2] [3]

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