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X:1 T:James O'Brien M:3/4 L:1/8 R:Air S:O'Neill - Music of Ireland (1903), No. 367 Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion Q:"Moderate" K:G d2|e2d2B2|G2A2B2|E2G2E2|D4 EF|G2F2G2| e2d2B2|(A6|A4) d2|e2d2B2|G2A2B2|E2G2c2| e4 fe|d2B2G2|A2E2F2|(G6|G4)|| d2|e2d2e2|g2f2e2|f2e2d2|B4 d2|e2d2e2| g2f2e2|(g6|g4) gf|e2d2B2|G2A2B2| E2G2c2|e4 fe|d2B2G2|A2E2F2|(G6|G4)||

JAMES O'BRIEN (Seamus Ua Briain). AKA and see "By-Gone Days Waltz," "Seamus O'Brien," "Seamus O'Brien's," "Shamus O'Brien." Irish, Air (3/4 time). G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB. This tune is also known as a waltz in the Midwest United States as "Shamus O'Brien". O'Neill himself printed the tune as "Sheamus O'Brien" in his O'Neill's Irish Music (1915). See note for "annotation:Shamus O'Brien" for more.

Additional notes

Printed sources : - O'Neill (Music of Ireland: 1850 Melodies), 1903; No. 367, p. 64.

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