Man from Gleanntán

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MAN FROM GLEANNTÁN. Irish, Hornpipe. D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. Composed by Terry 'Cuz' Teahan (1905–1989), originally from Castleisland, County Kerry, but who loved much of his life in Chicago. Before he left Ireland he was a pupil of Sliabh Luachra fiddle teacher Padraig O'Keeffe (1887–1963); he wrote this tune in honor of the anniversary of O'Keeffe's birthday, October 8th, 1972.

Source for notated version:

Printed sources: Teahan (Road to Glountane), 1980; p. 72.

Recorded sources: Ossian OSS CD 130, Sliabh Notes – "Along Blackwater's Banks" (2002).




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