Colonel Fraser

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 Theme code Index    325L1 2454
 Also known as    Ardtaoiseac Fraser (An), Canary Reel (The), Colonel Frazer, Donaghmore (The), Malloy's Favorite, Molloy's Favourite (2), Green Fields of Ireland, Frazer's Frolic
 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)
 Structure    AA
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:Patick O'Farrell
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Patrick O'Farrell music manuscript collection
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 52
 Year of publication/Date of MS    c. 1860's
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Colonel Frazer's Reel M: L:1/8 R:Reel S:Patrick O'Farrell music manuscript collection (c. 1860's, No. 52) N:Source O'Farrell was from Gaigue, Ballinamuck, Co. Longford. Z:Transcribed by Conor Ward K:Gmin BG G/G/G (DG)GB|AFcF dFcF|BG G/G/G (DG)GB|cAfA GG/G/ Gz:|| Gggf gbfg|df(cf) (AF)cA|Gggf gbag|fdcA G/G/G Gz| gb(fg) (df)cf|Af(cf) (AF)cF|BABA Bcde|fdcA G/G/G Gz||

X:1 T:Colonel Frazer M:C L:1/8 R:Reel B:Stephen Grier music manuscript collection (c. 1883, Book 2, p. 1) 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 BGG/G/G DGGB|AF cF dF cF|BGG/G/G DGGB|AFc AG G2:|| Gggf gagf|dfcd AF cA|dggf gagf|dfcd AG G2| gafg dgcf|dfcd AFcA|cB/A/ cA cdfa|gf/e/ fc AG G2||

X:1 T:Colonel Fraser M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel S:O'Neill - 1001 Gems (1907), No. 520 Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion R:Reel K:G dc|:BGAF D>G {A}(3GFG|AFcF dFcF|BGAF DGGg|1 fdcA d2 cA:||2 (3fed cA BG G2|| dggf g2 bg|fdcB ABcA|Gg{a}gf gbag|fdcA BG G2| gfge d2 dc|(3Bcd BG ABcA|GBAc (3Bcd eg|fdcA BG G2|| B>d (3ddd BGdG|AFcF (3ABc AF|B>c (3ddd BGdG|cAFG AG G2| B>d (3ddd BGdG|AFcF (3ABc AF|(3GAB (3ABc (3Bcd eg|fdcA BG G2|| (3BcB GB (3BdB GB|(3ABA FA (3AcA FA|(3BcB GB (3BdB GB|{d}cAFG AG G2| (3BcB GB GBGB|(3ABA FA FAFA|GBAc (3Bcd eg|fdcA D2 cA||

X:3 T:Grand Old Dame [2], The M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel S:From a recording by melodeon player Frank Quinn (1893-1964), S:Greagh, Drumlish, County Longford, April 17, 1924). Z:Transcribed by Conor Ward K:G A2||BGAF DG G/G/G|AG G/G/G d2 cA|BGGF GAdB|cAFA AGGA| BGAF DG G/G/G|AG G/G/G d2 cA|BGGF GAGe|fdcA AGGA|| AGGA GAag|fdcA ABcA|AGGA GAag|fdcA AGGA| Gfge dedc|BdBG A2 dc|BGGF GAGe|fdcA AG G2|| BGdG BGdB|AFdF AFdA|BGdG BGdG|cAFA AGGA| BGdG BGdB|AFdF AFdA|BGGF GAGe|fdcA AG G2|| B2 GB GBGB|A2 FA DAFA|B2 GB GBGB|BAFA AG G2| B2 GB GBGB|A2 FA DAFA|BGGF GAGe|fdcA AG G2||