Annotation:Whiskey You're the Devil

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X:1 T:Whiskey You’re the Devil M:C| L:1/8 R:Hornpipe S:O’Neill – Dance Music of Ireland: 1001 Gems (1907), No. 866 Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:A E2 | A>cB>c A>FF>E | A>ce>a f2 (3efg | a>gf>e f>ec>A | B>cB>A F3E | A>cB>c A>FF>E | A>ce>a f2 (3efg | a>gf>e f>ec>A | B2A2A2 :| |: c>d | e>ag>a f>ec>e | e>ag>a f2 (3efg | a>gf>e f>ec>A | B>cB>A F2E2 | A>cB>c A>FF>E | A>ce>a f2 (3efg | a>gf>e f>ec>A | B2A2A2 :|]

WHISKEY YOU'RE THE DEVIL (Uisge Beata Is Tu an Diabal!). AKA and see - Buttermilk and Cider, Off to California (1), Going to California, Old Towser, Fireman's Reel, Gypsy Hornpipe (4), Lexington, Whiskey in the Jar (1), Freeman's Reel, Portsmouth Hornpipe (1), Possum Up a Gum Stump, Uisge beata is tu an diabal. The first strain is shared with the popular "Going to California/Off to California (1)" tune family. However, both strains of "Whiskey You're the Devil" are also played under the title "Portsmouth Hornpipe (1)."

Additional notes

Printed sources : - O'Neill (Krassen), 1976; p. 183. O'Neill (Music of Ireland: 1850 Melodies), 1903; No. 1639, p. 304. O'Neill (Dance Music of Ireland: 1001 Gems), 1907; No. 866, p. 149.

See also listing at :
Alan Ng's [1]
Jane Keefer's Folk Music Index: An Index to Recorded Sources [2]

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