Annotation:Tom Connor's Hornpipe

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X: 1 T: Tom Connor's R: hornpipe M: 4/4 L: 1/8 K: Gmaj dBGF GBdB|cAFA DGF/G/F/E|DGGF GBdB|c/d/c AG Agfe| d2 cA GBdB|A/c/A FA DAFA|g2 {a}gf ecAF|A/B/A GF GABc| c-dcA G3 B|AcFA DGFE|DGGF GBdB|B-cBc Agfe| d2 cA G3 B|A/B/A FA DAFA|g2 {a}gf ecAF|A/B/A GF GA B/B/c|| d2 g2 dgfg|dgfg fd^cd|eaag abag|fgag fdBc| dc{d}cA G3 B|A/c/A FA DAFA|g2 {a}gf ecAF|A/B/A GF GABc| d~g3 dgfg|dgfg fd^cd|ea{b}ag abag|fbag fdBc| dc{d}cA G3 B|A/c/A FA DAFA|g2 {a}gf ecAF|DGGF GABc||

TOM CONNOR'S HORNPIPE (Cornphíopa Thomáis Uí Chonchuir). AKA and see "Callaghan's Hornpipe (2)," "Killaloe Hornpipe (The)," "Widow Cantwell's Fancy (The)." Irish, Hornpipe. G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. Tom Connor was a fiddler from Farrankale, near Ballydesmond, County Cork, on the Cork-Kerry border. The melody was collected by O’Neill as “Widow Cantwell's Fancy (The)” and, in the mid-19th century, by Church of Ireland cleric and uilleann piper James Goodman (1828-1896) as “Killaloe Hornpipe (The).”

Additional notes
Source for notated version : - fiddler Denis Murphy, 1970 (Co. Kerry, Ireland) [Breathnach].

Printed sources : - Breathnach (Ceol Rince na hÉireann vol. II), 1976; No. 304, p. 155.

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