Samhra Cruaig (An)
X:1 T:Samhra Cruaig, An T:The hard summer M:C| L:1/8 R:Slow Air S:James Goodman manuscripts (mid-19th century) B:Hugh Shields – Tunes of the Munster Pipers, No. 233 (1998) K:Ador (ed)|c3A A2 (ed)|c3 A A2 (cd)|(efed) (c>d)ef|g2 ec d2 (ed)| (c2 Bc) ABcA|(GF)(EF) G2 ed|c2 BA (GA)(Bc)|A4 A2:| |:(3efg|(a2 ab) c'2 bc'|aged cdef|g3g (a>g)(ed)|c2d2G2 (AB)| .c3.c .d2.d2|(ef)(gb) (abag)|.f2.f2 (g2fg)|efe^c d2 (ed)| =c2 (Bc) A(BcA)|(GFEF) G2 ed|c2 (BA) GABc|A4 A2:|
SAMHRA CRUAIG, AN (The hard summer). Irish, Slow Air (cut time). A Dorian. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. A close variant of “Rodney's Glory (2), from Church of Ireland cleric James Goodman’s mid-19th century music manuscripts. Goodman (1828-1896) was an uilleann piper, and an Irish speaker who collected locally in County Cork and elsewhere in Munster. He also obtained tunes from manuscripts and printed collections.