Paddy Taylor's Jig (2)

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X: 1 % T:Paddy Taylor's Jig [2] S:as recorded by Gerry Harrington and Eoghan O'Sullivan on The Smoky Chimney N:Transcribed by Alan Ng H:From Maire O'Keeffe's program notes: According to Breanda/n Breathnach, Paddy learned the first of these jigs from Mick Barry, a local blacksmith in Loughill. Cf Ceol Rince 2, \#1. D:Kells KM-9512 R:jig C:Trad Z:id:ng-jigs-15 transcribed by Alan Ng (alan@alan-ng.nospam (net)) Sept 21, 1997. This is the 1st jig on the track. Note that they recorded it a major third down. Compare Bernie Stock's session transcription of this tune in file Book1abc.txt \#81 L:1/8 E:13 M:6/8 K:D D2 E|:FGF EFE|DFA d2A|~d3 cAG|~F3 GED| ~F3 EFD|DFA def|edc ABc|1dfe dAG:|2dfe d2e|| |:f2a g2e|fdB AB=c|~B3 EFG|A2D FED| f2a g2e|fdB AFA|Bcd ecA|1dfe d2e:|2dfe d3|]

PADDY TAYLOR’S JIG [2]. AKA and see "Dawn's Jig," “Foynes Jig (The).” AKA – “Paddy Taylor’s Favourite.” Irish, Double Jig (6/8 time). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. According to Brendan Breathnach, Taylor learned this jig from Mick Barry, a local blacksmith in Loughill.

Additional notes
Source for notated version : - “from Paddy Taylor (1912–1976), Loughill (between Askeaton and Foynes), Co. Limerick, R.I.P.” [Breathnach, Mulvihill].

Printed sources : - Breathnach (Ceol Rince na hÉireann vol. 2), 1965; No. 1, p. 3 (appears as “Gan Anim”). Mulvihill (1st Collection), 1986; No. 68, p. 79. Prior (Fionn Seisiún 3), 2007; p. 24.

Recorded sources : - Compass Records 7 4407 2, Ciaran Tourish – “Down the Line” (2005. Learned from the playing of Dermot and Tara Diamond). Spin CD1001, Eoghan O’Sullivan, Gerry Harrington, Paul De Grae – “The Smoky Chimney” (1996).

See also listing at :
Jane Keefer’s Folk Music Index: An Index to Recorded Sources [1]
Alan Ng’s [2]

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