Black Road (The)
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BLACK ROAD, THE (An Bothar Dubh). Irish, Air (3/4 time). C Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB.
Source for notated version: copied by P.W. Joyce from the Forde manuscript, which were coped in turn from a manuscript lent to Forde by piper Patrick Carey of County Cork (who is probably the Patrick Carew who supplied Petrie with so many tunes) [Joyce].
Printed source: Joyce (Old Irish Folk Music and Songs), 1909; No. 451, pp. 253-254.