White Blanket (2) (The)
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WHITE BLANKET , THE (An Súisín Bán). Irish, Air (4/4 or cut time). G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB (Shields): AABB (O’Neill).
Sources for notated versions: copied from O’Farrell’s Pocket Companion (London, 1804-10) [O’Neill]; a manuscript collection dated 1861 compiled by the Church of Ireland cleric James Goodman, who collected primarily in County Cork [Shields].
Printed sources: O’Neill (Waifs and Strays of Gaelic Melody), 1922; No. 87. Shields (Tunes of the Munster Pipers), 1998; No. 27, p. 14.