O'Connell's Jig on the Top of Mount Everest
O'CONNELL'S JIG ON THE TOP OF MOUNT EVEREST. AKA and see "Banks of Ahasnagh," "Crossing the Bogs," "Mick Mulcahy's (1)," "Over the Sea (2)," "Portroe (1) (The)," "Split the Whisker," "Wind is Over the Ocean (The)." Irish, Jig. G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The tune was widely played around Woodford, County Galway, where it was learned by the Coen brothers when younger. Where the name came from is unknown.
Source for notated version:
Recorded sources: Green Linnet SIF 3067, Jack and Charlie Coen - "The Branch Line" (1992. Reissue of Topic 12TS337). Topic 12TS337, Jack and Charlie Coen - "The Branch Line" (1977).
See also listing at:
Alan Ng's Irishtune.info