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X:1 T:Reel [98] T:Untitled T:Kate Kelly's Fancy M:C L:1/8 R:Reel B:Stephen Grier music manuscript collection (Book 2, c. 1883, No. 262, p. 55) B: N:Stephen Grier (c. 1824-1894) was a piper and fiddler from N:Newpark, Bohey, Gortletteragh, south Co. Leitrim. Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G B2 GB cAAc|BGGB dddc|BBGB cAAc|dBcA G3:| Gggf g2 ag|fede f2 ef|dggf g2 ag|fedc BG G2| Gggf g2 ag|fede f2 ef|dggf gbag|fedc Bd g2||

REEL [98]. Irish, Reel (whole time). This untitled reel was entered into Book 2 of the large c. 1883 music manuscript collection of County Leitrim fiddler and piper biography:Stephen Grier (c. 1824-1894). Grier researchers Fr. John Quinn and Conor Ward find the tune related to "Bunch of Holly (The)," "Callaghan's Reel (2)," "Doon Reel (1) (The)," "Kate Kelly's Fancy," "Nellie Donovan," "Ravelled Hank of Yarn (2) (The)," "Russians are Coming (The)," and "Twin Katy's Reel."

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