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 Theme code Index    337L5L 2217L
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    Biography:Mike Rafferty
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Barn Dance
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Mixolydian
 Time signature    4/4
 Structure    AB
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:Lesl Harker
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:300 Tunes from Mike Rafferty
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 300, p. 99.
 Year of publication/Date of MS    2005
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   ()   

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BITS AND PIECES. Irish, Barndance. D Mixolydian/G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB. The tune was "assembled" by flute player Mike Rafferty, but is similar to "Maid of Ballinatra" or "Within a Mile of Dublin [1]."

Source for notated version: New Jersey flute player Mike Rafferty, born in Ballinakill, Co. Galway, in 1926 [Harker].

Printed source: Harker (300 Tunes from Mike Rafferty), 2005; No. 300, p. 99.