Cooraclare Polka

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 Theme code Index    1355 4433
 Also known as    Bedford Polka
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Polka
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/4
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Richard Carlin
 Book/Manuscript title    Master Collection of Dance Music for the Violin
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 154, No. 272
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1984
 Artist    Bernard O'Sullivan & Tommy MacMahon
 Title of recording    Clare Concertinas
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    Green Linnet GLCD 3092
 Year recorded    1974
 Score   ()   

COORACLARE POLKA. Irish, Polka. G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. See also the related "Joe Bane's" AKA "Bill Malley's." Some hear similarities with "There's no place like home" or "Buffalo Gals".

Printed source: Carlin (Master Collection), 1984; p. 154, No. 272.

Recorded source: Green Linnet GLCD 3092, Bernard O'Sullivan & Tommy MacMahon - "Clare Concertinas" (appears as one of "Stack Ryan's Polkas," named for the musician from whom it was learned).

T:Cooraclare Polka
D|GA Bc|d>e dB|c>B cA|B>c BA|GA Bc|d>e dg|
f/e/d cA|G3::B/d/||gg fe|d>e dB|c>B cA|
B>c Bd|g2 fe|d>e dg|f/e/d cA|G3||

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