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PLANXTY PENNY. Irish, Set Dance (6/8 time). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AA’BB’. Composed by Limerick fiddler Con Foley (originally from County Cork) in honor of Celine Penny, the director of an Irish dancing school in Limerick City in the mid-to-latter 20th century.

Source for notated version:

Printed sources: Connolly & Martin (Forget Me Not), 2002; pp. 100-101.

Recorded sources: Green Linnet SIF 1087, "Séamus Connolly: Notes from My Mind" (1988). Green Linnet SIF 1101, Séamus Connolly - "Playing with Fire: the Celtic Fiddle Collection" (1989).

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