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Black Rock (3)

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 Theme code Index   543 252
 Also known as    Black Burke, Rocky Road to Dublin (1) (The)
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Slip/Hop Jig
 Key/Tonic of    A
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Mixolydian
 Time signature    9/8
 History    
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Henry Colclough
 Book/Manuscript title    Tutor for the Irish Union Pipes
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 13
 Year of publication/Date of MS    c. 1830
 Artist    
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
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BLACK ROCK [3]. AKA and see "Black Burke," "Rocky Road to Dublin (1)." Irish, Jig (9/8 time). Ireland, County Mayo. A Minor (Petrie): A Mixolddian (Colclough). Standard tuning (fiddle). AB (Petrie): AABB (Colclough). A variant of "Rocky Road to Dublin (1)."

Source for notated version: "A Mayo jig. From Denis H. Kelly Esq., Mar. 15th 1856" [Stanford/Petrie].

Printed source: Colclough (Tutor for the Irish Union Pipes), c. 1830; p. 13. Stanford/Petrie (Complete Collection), 1905; No. 950, p. 242.

See also listings at:
Jane Keefer's Folk Music Index: An Index to Recorded Sources [1]
Alan Ng's Irishtune.info [2]


X:1
T:Black Rock [3]
M:9/8
L:1/8
R:Slip Jig
S:Colclough - Tutor for the Irish Union Pipes (c. 1830)
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
K:Amix
e2f d2e c2A | B2e e2A Bcd | e2f d2e c2A | B2G G2A Bcd :|
|: d | c2A ABA c2A | B2e e2A Bcd | c2A ABA c2A | B2G G2A Bcd :||
X:2
T:Black Rock [3]
M:9/8
L:1/8
R:Slip Jig
B:Stanford/Petrie, No. 950 (1905)
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
K:A Minor
ecA A2A A2z|E2A A2B cBA|ecA A2A A2z|B2G G2A Bcd|ecA A2A A2z|
E2A A2B cBA|e2a aba g2z|dBG G2A Bcd||e3 ecA ecA|e2z ecA Bcd|
e3 ecA ecA|dBG GAG Bcd|e2z ecA ecA|e2z ecA Bcd|e2a aba g2e|dBG GAG Bcd||