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 Theme code Index    1324 5125L
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    6/8
 Structure    AB
 Editor/Compiler    Francis O'Neill
 Book/Manuscript title    Music of Ireland: 1850 Melodies
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 214, p. 37
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1903
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   ()   

<abc float="left"> X:1 T:Black Lettered List, The M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Air N:"Animated" S:O'Neill - Music of Ireland (1903), No. 214 Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G D/D/ | GDB B>AG | Adc c>BA | d>BG G>AB | A>GF/E/ D2 D/D/ | GDB B>AG | A<Dc c>BA | dBG DEF | GDB G2 || B | BFd d>cB | ABc cBA | G>AB BAG | A>GF/E/ D2D | GDB BAG | c>De e>dc | B>dG GAF | GDB G2 ||


BLACK LETTERED LIST, THE. Irish, Air (6/8 time, "animated"). G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB.

Source for notated version: Chicago Police Sergeant James O'Neill, a fiddler originally from County Down and Francis O'Neill's collaborator [O'Neill].

Printed source: O'Neill (Music of Ireland: 1850 Melodies), 1903/1979; No. 214, p. 37.