Annotation:Wheels of the World (3) (The)

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X:1 T:Wheels of the World [3], The M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Jig S:O’Neill – Dance Music of Ireland: 1001 Gems (1907), No. 54 K:G G|FDD ADD|BGB cBA|Bcd ecA|ABG FED| ~G3 A2A|BGB cBA|Bcd ecA|AGG G2:| |:B|def gdB|dBG c2A|Bcd ecA|ABG FED| [1 def gdB|dBG c2A|Bcd ecA|AGG G2:| [2 ~G3 A2A|BGB cBA|Bcd ecA|AGG G2|]

WHEELS OF THE WORLD [3], THE ("Roitleanide an Domain," "Rotai an Domain" or "Rothai an Domhain"). AKA and see "Coleman's Jig (5)," "Portarlington Jig," "Sean McGuire's Jig," "Sheep on the Mountain." Irish, Double Jig (6/8 time). G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AAB (Breathnach): AA’B (Taylor): AABB (Williamson): AABB' (O'Neill).

Additional notes
Source for notated version : - whistle player Mary Bergin (Ireland) [Breathnach]; set dance music recorded live at Na Píobairí Uilleann, mid-1980’s [Taylor].

Printed sources : - Breathnach (Ceol Rince na hÉireann vol. III), 1985; No. 34, p. 16. O'Neill (Music of Ireland: 1850 Melodies), 1903; No. 777, p. 145. O'Neill (Dance Music of Ireland: 1001 Gems), 1907; No. 54, p. 25. Taylor (Music for the Sets: Yellow Book), 1995; p. 26. Williamson (English, Welsh, Scottish and Irish Fiddle Tunes), 1976; p. 75.

Recorded sources : - Gael Linn Records CEF 071, Mary Bergin - "Feadoga Stain" (1979). Green Linnet, Patrick Street – “Corner House” (as “Portarlington Jig”).

See also listing at :
Alan Ng's [1]
See the tune in the Dunn Family manuscript collection [2]

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