Bonnie Boy (1) (The)

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 Theme code Index    3165 4522
 Also known as    Buacaill Deas (An)
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    A
 Accidental    3 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4
 History    
 Structure    AB
 Editor/Compiler    Francis O'Neill
 Book/Manuscript title    Music of Ireland: 1850 Melodies
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 1438, p. 267
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1903
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BONNIE BOY [1], THE (An Buacaill Deas). Irish, Reel. A Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB (O'Neill/1850 & 1001): AA'BB' (O'Neill/Krassen).

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 sources: O'Neill (Krassen), 1976; p. 139. O'Neill (Music of Ireland: 1850 Melodies), 1903; No. 1438, p. 267. O'Neill (Dance Music of Ireland: 1001 Gems), 1907; No. 675, p. 120.


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T:The Bonnie Boy [1]
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L:1/8
R:Reel
S:O'Neill - Dance Music of Ireland: 1001 Gems (1907), No. 675
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
K:A
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