Annotation:Lakes of Kellarnie

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X:1 T:Lakes of Kellarnie M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Jig B:Gow - Third Collection of Niel Gow's Reels (1792) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:Bb B/c/|{B/c/}d.B.B Td.B.B|fd(g f)db|gcc Tc>de/f/|gec Tc2 B/c/| {B/c/}d.B.B TcBB|fdb ba>g|{g}f(e/d/)c/B/ fdB|TGFB B2:|| d/e/|(f/g/)f/d/b (f/g/)f/d/b|gcc Tc>de/c/|(f/g/)f/d/b (f/g/)f/d/b|TGFB TB2 (d/e/)| (fd).B {B}(fd).B|(fg)g Tg>ab|(fd).B (fd).B|ecc Tc2 (d/e/)| (fd).B (fd).B|fga b2 a/g/|fdB fdB|c(c/d/)e/c/ g2 f/e/|| (d/B/)|(F_A).A (GB).B|A(F/G/A/)F TB2 (d/B/)|(F_A).A (GB).B|AF/G/A/F/ TB2 B/c/| dBF dBf|dBB Te(f/e/)d/c/|dBF dBf|dBB e2 f/e/||

LAKES OF KELLARNIE. AKA - "Lakes of Killarney." Scottish, Irish; Jig (6/8 time). B Flat Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABC. Gow indicates the tunes provenance is Irish. There are three Lakes of Killarney [1] in County Kerry; Lough Leane, the Upper Lake, and Muckross Lake.

The Lakes of Killarney. John Frederick Kensett, 1857

Additional notes

Printed sources : - Aird (Selection of Scotch, English, Irish and Foreign Airs, vol. 4), 1788; No. 166, p. 63. Carlin (The Gow Collection), 1986; No. 344. Crosby (The Irish Musical Repository), London, c. 1808. Gow (Third Collection of Niel Gow's Reels), 3rd ed., 1792; p. 31.

Recorded sources : - The Kane Sisters - "Under the Diamond."

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