Brown Red (The)

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 Theme code Index    5L121 1543
 Also known as    Brown Rod (The)
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4
 History    IRELAND(Connaught), IRELAND(Ulster)
 Structure    AB
 Editor/Compiler    Stephen Grier
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Stephen Grier music manuscript collection Book 2
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 58, p. 12
 Year of publication/Date of MS    c. 1883
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Brown Red, The M:C L:1/8 R:Reel B:Stephen Grier music manuscript collection (Book 2, c. 1883, No. 58, p. 12) B: N:Stephen Grier (c. 1824-1894) was a piper and fiddler from N:Newpark, Bohey, Gortletteragh, south Co. Leitrim. Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G DGGB AGGF|GBdB cABG|DGGB AGGB|c2 Bc AGFE| DGGB AGGF|GBdB cABG|DGGB AGGB|cd/c/ Bc/B/ AG G2|| Gg g2 bgfg|dgbg ageg|egdg Bgdg|edBG AG E2| Gg g2 bgfg|dgbg ageg|edcB cdef|gdBG AGEG||

X:1 T:Brown Red, The M:C L:1/8 R:Reel N:Key signature in ‘C’ in the ms., but clearly a ‘G’ tune. B:Rev. Luke Donnellan, “Oriel Songs and Dances”, Journal of the County B:Louth Archaeological Society vol. 2, No. 2 (Sept. 1909); No. 45 B: Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G DGGc BGAF|GBdB edcA|DGGA BGAB|c2 Bc AcGE:| dgga bage|dega bagf|egfg fdfg|efdB AG E2| dgga bage|dega bagf|geaf gbaf|gedB AG E2||