Annotation:Rain a Sup

Find traditional instrumental music

Back to Rain a Sup

X: 1 T:Rain a Sup T:Kiskeam R:slide Z:id:hn-slide-40 M:6/8 K:G d2B BAB|c2B A2B|c2c cBc|e2d B2c| d2B BAB|c2B A2B|cde dcB|1 GBd gfe:|2 G3 G2B|| |:d2g gfg|a2g f2d|e2e edf|f2e def| g2g gfg|a2g f2d|efg a2g|fef g2e:|

RAIN A SUP. AKA and see "Annablaha (The)," "Barna (The)," “Bowna (The),” "Bridgie the Weaver's," “Kiskeam Slide (The).” Irish, Slide (12/8 time). Ireland, Sliabh Luachra region of the Cork-Kerry border. G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AA’B. Rain a Sup means ‘rain a little’, but its also possible the name may refer to the small downland of Renasup, near Lisheen. The slide has a number of names in the Sliabh Luachra region of Cork/Kerry.

Additional notes

Source for notated version: - accordion player Johnny O’Leary (Sliabh Luachra region, Kerry), recorded in recital at Na Píobairi Uilleann, October, 1984 [Moylan].

Printed sources : - Moylan (Johnny O’Leary of Sliabh Luachra), 1994; No. 47, p. 28. Mulvihill (1st Collection), 1986; No. 16 in slide section (appears as untitled slide).

Recorded sources: -Gael-Linn CEF 092, Julia and Billy Clifford - “Ceol as Sluabh Luachra.”

Back to Rain a Sup