Och-Ochone

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OCHONE. Irish, Air (4/4 time). F Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). One part. An air was by this title was published in 1680 in Luke Wadding's (who was the Bishop of Fern) A Pious Garland of Godly Songs for the Solace of his Friends and Neighbours in their Afflictions. Joyce (1873) published an air called "Och-ochone" (No. 11) which was a lament, but not a death song.

Source for notated version:

Printed sources: Howe (1000 Jigs and Reels), c. 1867; p. 25. Joyce (Ancient Irish Music), 1873/1890; No. 11.

Recorded sources:




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