Rolling Wave (2)

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X:1 % T:Rolling Wave [2], The B:Dance Music of Willie Clancy (Dublin 1976) Z:Nigel Gatherer N:rough transcription only M:6/8 R:Jig L:1/8 K:D FEF D3 | D2 d cAG | FEF D3 | AAF GFE | FEF D3 | D2 d cAG | E F2 G3 | (4AcAF GFE :|] D2 d cAd | cAd cAG | F2 d cAG | A2 F GFE | D2 d cAc | ded cAG | (4FGAF GBG | AAF GFE | D2 d cAd | cAd cAG | F2 d cAG | FAF GFE | D2 d cde | (4gfed cAG | E F2 G3 | A2 F GFE |]



ROLLING WAVE [2], THE. AKA - "Rolling Waves (The)." AKA and see “Beattie's Frolics,” “Humors of Trim (The).” Irish, Jig (6/8 time). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB. The "Rolling Wave" title for the jig appears to have been Willie Clancy’s, although this is the most popular name for it. O’Neill gives it as “Humors of Trim (The)” (see note for "Humors of Trim (The)" for more."

Additional notes

Source for notated version: - piper Willie Clancy (1918-1973, Miltown Malbay, west Clare) [Mitchell].

Printed sources : - Mitchell (Dance Music of Willie Clancy), 1993; No. 42, p. 54. Vallely (Learn to Play the Tin Whistle with the Armagh Pipers Club, vol. 3), 1973; No. 4.

Recorded sources: - Claddagh 4CC 32, Willie Clancy – “The Pipering of Willie Clancy, vol. 1” (1973). Green Linnet GLCD 1211, Kevin Crawford – “In Good Company” (2001). Chieftains 8 (appears in the “Sea Image” set).

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



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