Annotation:Sarsfield's Quickstep

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X:1 T:Sarfield’s Quickstep M:6/8 L:1/8 R:March S:Paddy Conneely, “The Galway Piper” N:”Vivace” B:The Dublin Magazine (December, 1842, No. 45) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:F fd|:[CA]GG [CA]FF|AGG [Af]dc|[CA]GG [CA]FF|AGf [A2d2]c:|| dff dgg|dff dcA|dff dgg|agf d2c| dff dgg|dff dcA|dff gab|agf d2c||

SARSFIELD’S QUICKSTEP. AKA - "Sarsfield's March." AKA and see "Colla Citeach," "O'Donnell's March (3)." Irish, March (6/8 time). F Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AAB. A variant of “MacAlisdrum's March” in two parts.

Additional notes

Printed sources : - The Dublin Magazine, December, 1842; No. 45. P.M. Haverty (One Hundred Irish Airs vol. 2), 1858; No. 189, p. 85

Recorded sources : - Gael-Linn CEFCD154, Na Casaidigh - "1691" (1992, as "Sarsfield's March"). PPPCD051, Jimmy O'Brien Moran - "Take Me Tender" (2013).

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