Humors of Kilkee (2) (The)
X:1 % T:Humours of Kilkee , The M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Jig N:A version of "Cliffs of Moher" S:Rev. James Goodman music manuscript collection (vol. 2, p. 159) N:Canon Goodman was a uilleann piper and cleric who collected primarily N:in County Cork in the mid-19th century Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Ador eaa bag|egg ged|BAA BGG|BAA ABd| eaa bag|egg ged|BAA BGG|BAA A3:| |:efe dBd|efe dBA|GAB dBA|GAB dBA| efe dBd|efe dBA|ABA BAG|ABA A3:|]
HUMORS OF KILKEE , THE. Irish, Jig (6/8 time). A Dorian. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The jig is contained in vol. 2 of the large mid-19th century music manuscript collection of County Cork cleric and uilleann piper James Goodman. Goodman manuscript researchers Hugh and Lisa Shields find cognate tunes as an untitled jig in R.M. Levey's Second Collection of the Dance Music of Ireland (1873, No. 34, p. 14) and in the popular "Cliffs of Moher (The)" (O'Neill's Music of Ireland, 1903, No. 861).