Johnny with the Queer Thing

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X:1 T:Johnny with the Queer Thing M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel S:O'Neill - Dance Music of Ireland: 1001 Gems (1907), No. 559 Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion R:Reel K:D dfed BcdB|AD (3FED FAAB|defe B2dB|ABdf gfef| dfed BcdB|AD (3FED FAA2|dfed B2dB|ABdf Te2d2|| faag fddf|gfga beeg|faaf gedB|ABdf Te2d2| faag fddf|gfga bgeg|agfe dcBc|ABde gfef||



JOHNNY WITH THE QUEER THING (Seanin/Seaganin Leis an Rud Greannmar). AKA and see "Sailor on the Rock." Irish, Reel. D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB. O'Neill (1922) compares the first part of this tune with that of "Arkansas Traveller."

Additional notes

Source for notated version: -

Printed sources : - O'Neill (Music of Ireland: 1850 Melodies), 1903; No. 1294, p. 243. O'Neill (Dance Music of Ireland: 1001 Gems), 1907; No. 559, p. 103. O'Neill (Waifs and Strays of Gaelic Melody), 1922; No. 238-b.

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