Annotation:Turnip Jig (The)

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TURNIP JIG, THE. AKA and see “Dan Patsy's Slide,” “Jimmy Doyle's Slide,” “John Dore's Favourite,” “Paudy Scully's,” “Tournafulla Slide.” Irish, “Fast” Slide (12/8 time). G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. A popular Sliabh Luachra slide going by a variety of titles, usually called after the particular musician’s source for the tune. Breathnach collected it from Cork fiddler Jack Connell and printed it in CRÉ II (“Gan ainm” No. 87, p. 46). Cork accordion player Jackie Daly recorded the tune as "Paudy Scully's."

Additional notes
Source for notated version : - Session musicians in Newmarket, County Cork [Sullivan].

Printed sources : - Sullivan (Session Tunes, vol. 3); No. 21, p. 8.

See also listing at :
Alan Ng's [1]

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