Annotation:Lads of the Village (2) (The)

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X:1 T:Lads of the Village [2], The M:C L:1/8 R:Reel N:Goodman obtained the tune from the music manuscripts of 19th century N:Dublin bookseller John O'Daly. S:Rev. James Goodman music manuscript collection (vol. 2, p. 154) N:Canon Goodman was a uilleann piper and cleric who collected primarily N:in County Cork from a variety of sources in the mid-19th century Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G cdcA d2d2|edcd e2e2|cdcA d2d2|edcA A2G2:| eg g2 ag g2|edcd e2e2|eg g2 agg2|edcA A2G2| egg2 ag g2|edcde2e2|egfa gfed|edcA A2G2|]

LAD OF THE VILLAGE [2], THE. Irish, Reel (whole time). G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AAB. The tune is contained in vol. 2 (p. 154) of the large mid-19th century music manuscript collection of County Cork cleric and uilleann piper biography:James Goodman. Goodman manuscripts researchers Hugh and Lisa Shields find the tune cognate with a reel from the manuscripts (p. 26, tune 58) of collector P.W. Joyce (1826-1914) who entered it as "Reel of the Olden Time" from Mr. John Healy.

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