Boy from the Mountains (1) (The)
BOY FROM THE MOUNTAIN , THE (An Buacaill On Sliab). Irish, Jig. D Major. Standard tuning. AABB'.
Source for notated version: Chicago policeman and fiddler Timothy Dillon [O'Neill]. Dillon was born in 1846 near Newmarket West, County Limerick, and as a boy was taught to play the fiddle by Patrick O'Grady. Dillon was also a noted Irish dancer.
Printed sources: O'Neill (Krassen), 1976; pg. 48. O'Neill (Dance Music of Ireland: 1001 Gems), 1907; No. 192, p. 46.
X:1 T:Boy from the Mountain , The M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Jig S:O'Neill - Dance Music of Ireland: 1001 Gems (1907), No. 192 Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:D F2F G2G|A2D GED|F2F G2G|Adc d>cB/G/|F2F G2G| A2A Ade|fed cAG|1 Adc d>cA/G/:|2 Adc d2||(3A/B/c/| D2e f2g|e2 d cAG|d2 e f2g|f/g/af gec|d2e f2g|e2 d cde| fed cAG|ABc d2 (3A/B/c/|D2e f2g|e2d cAG|d2e f2g| f/g/af gec|d2e fedf|edc/e/ d2e|fed cAG|Adc d>cA/G/||
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