Humors of glasses
X:1 % T:Humours of glasses M:C L:1/8 S:James Goodman music manuscript collection (mid-19th cent., County Cork, p. 77) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion F:http://goodman.itma.ie/volume-three#?c=0&m=0&s=0&cv=80&z=745.4055%2C625.4892%2C7374.2874%2C4466.6667 K:D AD (3FED A2 AB|GD (3FED G2 GB|AD (3FED A2 AB|cA GE AD D2:| Addd d2 ed|cdef gfef|Addd d2 ed|cA GE AD D2| Addd d2 ed|cdef g2 fg|(fg)(ef) defe|cA GE AD D2||
HUMOURS OF GLASSES. Irish, Reel (whole time). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AAB. The melody appears in vol. 3 of the large mid-19th century music manuscript collection of County Cork cleric, uilleann piper and collector James Goodman. Hugh and Lisa Shields note the the first strain of O'Neill's "Skibbereen Lasses (The)" (MOI, No. 469) is cognate, but I fail to recognize the connection.