I Could but I Won’t

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I COULD, BUT I WON'T. AKA "Feudaim Act Ni Ail Liom." Irish, Slow Air (2/4 time). G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB.

Source for notated version: "J. O’Neill" [O’Neill]. Chicago Police Sergeant James O'Neill was an accomplished fiddler, originally from County Down. He had a large repertoire of tunes, and his education included formal music study. He served as a transcriber and collaborator on Cheif O'Neill's (no relation) early volumes.


Printed sources: O'Neill (Music of Ireland: 1850 Melodies), 1903; No. 9, p. 2.

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