Johnny Mhosai's Reel
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JOHNNY MHOSAI'S REEL (Ril Sheain Mhosai). AKA and see "Hearthery Cruach,""John Mhosey McGinley's Reel," "Ladies of Tullybardee (The)," "Monaghan Switch (The)." Irish, Reel. D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The title refers to John Mhosai McGinley, a regionally influential fiddler in the 20th century in South-west Donegal, particularly around Kilcar, Glencolmcille, Teelin and Ardara.
Source for notated version:
Recorded sources: Green Linnet GLCD 3090, Mairead Ni Mhaonaigh & Frankie Kennedy - "Ceol Aduaidh" (learned from the fiddling of the late Donegal fiddler John Doherty).