Boy from the Mountains (1) (The)

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 Theme code Index    34 54 34 51H
 Also known as    Buacaill on Sliab (An)
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    
 History    
 Structure    AABB'
 Editor/Compiler    Francis O'Neill
 Book/Manuscript title    Dance Music of Ireland: 1001 Gems
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 192, p. 46.
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1907
 Artist    
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Media    
 Score   ()   


BOY FROM THE MOUNTAIN [1], 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 [1], 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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