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 Theme code Index    5L15L3 5653
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    F
 Accidental    1 flat
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4
 History    IRELAND(Ulster)
 Structure    AA'BB
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:Feldman & O'Doherty
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Northern Fiddler (The)
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 153
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1979
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
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CON CASSIDY'S REEL. Irish, Reel. Ireland, County Donegal. F Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AA'BB. Mick Brown notes that this tune is a reel setting of the same melodic material used in a three-part jig called "Johnny Boyle's Jig", as recorded by James Byrne (on "The Brass Fiddle"). Source Con Cassidy also played the jig version.

Source for notated version: fiddler and storyteller Con Cassidy (County Donegal) [Feldman & O'Doherty].

Printed source: Feldman & O'Doherty (The Northern Fiddler), 1979; p. 153.

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