She didn't Dance and Dance

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SHE DIDN’T DANCE AND DANCE. AKA and see “Pete Sullivan's.” Irish, Slide (12/8 time). Ireland, Sliabh Luachra region of the Cork-Kerry border. E Dorian. Standard tuning (fiddle). AA’B. See also the related slip jig “<incipit title="load:Mind" width=850 link=" Mind Will Never be Easy">My Mind Will Never be Easy</incipit>/Aisy.” The alternate title, "Pete Sullivan's" may possibly refer to a dancing master of that name; he was a native of County Kerry, who along with fellow Kerryman Con O'Sullivan, ran separate Irish dancing schools in St. Louis in the mid-20th century and who organised ceili gatherings and feiseanna.

Additional notes

Source for notated version: - accordion player Johnny O’Leary (Sliabh Luachra region) [Moylan].

Printed sources : - Breathnach, Ceol: A Journal of Irish Music, vol. 2, no. 4, 1966; 98a (appears as “Pete Sullivan’s Fancy”). Moylan (Johnny O’Leary of Slibh Luachra), 1994; No. 123, pp. 71-72.

Recorded sources: -Gael-Linn CEF132, Johnny O’Leary - “An Calmfhear/The Trooper” (1989).

See also listing at:
Alan Ng's [1]

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