Annotation:Mountain Road (3) (The)

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X:1 T:Mountain Road [3], The M:12/8 L:1/8 R:Slide S:Stanford/Petrie (1905), No. 412 Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:Eb e | edB e2f g2e f2e | edB g2e fdB B2e | edB def g2e f2e | {e}d2B {B}A2F EFE E2 :| |: z | EFE EFA B2c d2B | edB g2e fdB AFD | EFE EFA B2c dcB | edB A2F EFE E2 :|

MOUNTAIN ROAD [3], THE. Irish, Slide (12/8 time). E Flat Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. No relation to "Mountain Road (2) (The)." Fr. John Quinn finds the tune to be a member of a tune family that includes "Garrett Barry's Jig," "Port an Achréidh," "Second Cousin (The)," "Sergeant Early’s Jig," and "Moving Bog (7) (The)", the latter in both slide and duple-time versions.

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Printed sources : - Stanford/Petrie (Complete Collection), 1905; No. 412, p. 104.

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