Annotation:White Horse (1) (The)

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X:1 T:White Horse [1], The M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Air Q:"With animation" B:Joyce - Old Irish Folk Music and Songs (1909, No. 535) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:D d2B A2F|A>BA A2F|d2B A2F|E>FE Edc| d2B A2F|DFA A2F|dcB A2F|D>ED D3:| |:d2e f2d|g2f {f}e2d|d2e f2d|B>cB B2f/g/| a2f g2e|fed edc|dcB A2F|D>ED D2:|]

WHITE HORSE [1], THE. AKA and see "You are Welcome Home to Your Mother." Irish, Air (6/8 time). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. "White Horse (1) (The)" is similar to "Irish Lawyer (The)" (particularly in the first strain) published in London by the Thompsons in 1757. County Cork cleric and uilleann piper Canon wikipedia:James_Goodman_(musicologist) entered the tune into Book 2 (p. 178) of his large mid-19th century music manuscript collection under the title "You are Welcome Home to Your Mother."

Additional notes
Source for notated version : - wikipedia:Patrick_MacDowell, "the distinguished sculptor: born in Belfast 1799: died 1870" [Joyce]. MacDowell supplied Joyce with a great many tunes.

Printed sources : - Joyce (Old Irish Folk Music and Songs), 1909; No. 535, p. 286.

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