Barley Grain (2)

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 Theme code Index    3111 3124
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Jig/Quadrille
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    6/8
 History    
 Structure    AB
 Editor/Compiler    Elias Howe
 Book/Manuscript title    1000 Jigs and Reels
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 29
 Year of publication/Date of MS    c. 1867
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 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
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X:1
T:Barley Grain [2]
M:6/8
L:1/8
R:Jig
S:Howe - 1000 Jigs and Reels (c. 1867)
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
K:G
BAB G2D | GAG GAB | BAB GFG | A2B c2A |
BAB G2D | GFG GAB | ded dcB | A2B c2A || 
B2d ded | ded ded | B2d ded | e2f g3 |
B2d ded | ded def | gfe dcB | A2B c2A || 
















BARLEY GRAIN [2]. Irish, Jig. G Major (Howe): F Major. Standard tuning. AB. The song in Joyce is from the same source.

Source for notated versions: collected by George Petrie in the 1st half of the 19th century from farmer James Quane (Coolfree, Co. Limerick) [Stanford].

Printed sources: Howe (1000 Jigs and Reels), c. 1867; p. 29. Stanford/Petrie (Complete Collection), 1905; Nos. 293 & 294, p. 73.

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