Blue Angel (The)

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 Theme code Index    3H1H65 4376H
 Also known as    Flying Crowbar (The), King's Fancy, King's Favourite, Liam King's
 Composer/Core Source    Liam King
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Jig/Quadrille
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    6/8
 History    
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Kevin Alewine
 Book/Manuscript title    Maid that Cut Off the Chicken's Lips (The)
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 9
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1987
 Artist    Cathal McConnell & Robin Morton
 Title of recording    An Irish Jubilee
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    Topic 12T290
 Year recorded    1976
 Media    
 Score   ()   


BLUE ANGEL, THE. AKA and see "Flying Crowbar (The)," "King's Fancy." Irish, Jig. D Major ('A' part) & B Minor ('B' part) {Alewine}: E Flat Major ('A' part) & C Minor ('B' part). Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The jig is attributed to Dublin/Belfast piano player Liam King, and was first recorded in 1965 by fiddler Sean Maguire and the Four Star Quartet. The jig is sometimes set in the keys of Bb/Gm.

Printed source: Alewine (Maid that Cut Off the Chicken's Lips), 1987; p. 9.

Recorded source: Green Linnet SIF 1051, Jackie Daly, Seamus & Manus McGuire - "Buttons and Bows" (1984).


X: 1
T:The Blue Angel
M:6/8
L:1/8
R:Jig
D:Session tape - Corofin, Clare
Z:Bernie Stocks
K:D
d2e |:fdd dcd | Bdd Add | Gdd Fdd | cBA bag | 
fdd dcd | Bdg Adf |GBe FAd | eBc d2e :|
|: fdB BAB | fdB Bcd | cAF FEF |fgf edc | 
fdB BAB | fdB Bcd | cAF fge | dBB B3 :|


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