Red Bee (The)
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RED BEE, THE. Irish, Reel. B Minor. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABBCC. Composed by County Leitrim multi-instrumentalist (accordion & fiddle) Joe Liddy (1906-1992), born in Killargue. Liddy was a member of An Garda Siochána and of the Garda Céilí Band.
Source for notated version:
Printed sources: Liddy (The Leitrim Fiddler), 1981.
Recorded sources: Danu TM 002, Danú - "Danú" (1997). Green Linnet GLCD 1213, Lúnasa - "The Merry Sisters of Fate " (2001).
See also listing at:
Hear the tune played in 1992 by fiddler Thomas Morrow at the Comhaltas Archive