Bog Carrot (The)

Find traditional instrumental music
Jump to: navigation, search



Bog Carrot (The)  Click on the tune title to see or modify Bog Carrot (The)'s annotations. If the link is red you can create them using the form provided.Browse Properties <br/>Browse/:Bog Carrot (The)
 Theme code Index    31H65 6521
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4
 History    IRELAND(Munster)
 Structure    AABBC
 Editor/Compiler    
 Book/Manuscript title    
 Tune and/or Page number    
 Year of publication/Date of MS    
 Artist    Jackie Daly, Seamus & Manus McGuire
 Title of recording    Buttons and Bows
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    Green Linnet SIF 1051
 Year recorded    1984
 Media    
 Score   ()   


BOG CARROT, THE. AKA and see "Captain Francis Wemyss." Irish, Reel. This is a two-part reel in the Sliabh Luachra region of the Cork/Kerry border, and is related to "Western Lasses (The)." However, it seems derivative of the Scottish strathspey "Captain Francis Wemyss." Jackie Daly added a third part and called the whole "The Bog Carrot." As "Game Cock (1) (The)/Coileach Comhraic (An)" it appears set as a slide in Breathnach's CRÉ IV (1996, No. 62).

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


X: 1
T: Bog Carrot (reel) % abc<BB
D: "Raise the Rafters" (PJ King, K.Crawford, M.O Malley)
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
Q: 1/8=360
K: D
D | FAdA BdAd | BdAF E2 DE | FAdA BdAd | BdAF E2 D :|
e | f2 fe defg | afdf e2 de | f2 fe dfef | dBAF E2 D :|
e | afdf afdf | ge=ce gece | afdf afdf | ge^ce d3e |
afdf afdf | ge=ce gece | afge fdec | dbAF D4 |]


© 1996-2010 Andrew Kuntz. All Rights Reserved.
Engraver Valerio M. Pelliccioni