Cronin's Reel (1)

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Cronin's Reel (1)

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 Theme code Index   17L6L5L 1135
 Also known as    Johnny Cronin's Fancy, Johnny Cronin's Reel, Kitty O'Neill (4)
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    
 Structure    AABBCC
 Editor/Compiler    Martin Mulvihill
 Book/Manuscript title    1st Collection
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 37, p. 10
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1986
 Artist    Pat Burke
 Title of recording    Irish Music: The Living Tradition--The Martin Muvihill School
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    Green Linnet SIF 1009
 Year recorded    1977
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CRONIN'S REEL [1]. AKA and see "Johnny Cronin's Reel," "Kitty O'Neill [4]." Irish, Reel. G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABC. Kerry fiddler Johnny Cronin (1934-1991), for whom the reel is named, emigrated from Gneevegullia, Co. Kerry, to New York in the 1960's and became a fixture of the New York Irish music scene for some 25 years. He was a contemporary of Andy McGann (who influenced him greatly), and was known for his colorful, boisterous character. He was the brother of fiddler Paddy Cronin.

Source for notated version: Brendan Mulvhihill (Baltimore, Md.) [Mulvihill].

Printed source: Mulvihill (1st Collection), 1986; No. 37, p. 10.

Recorded source: Green Linnet SIF 1009, Pat Burke - "Irish Music: The Living Tradition--The Martin Muvihill School" (1977). GTD Heritage Trad. HCD 008, Tommy Peoples - "Traditional Irish Music Played on the Fiddle."

T:Cronin's [1] 
S:Tommy Peoples - Workshop 7/18/01
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
G2 FG EFDF | ~G3A Bcdg | e ~B3 dBAF | GBAG EG D2 |
G2 FG EFDF | ~G3A Bcdg | e ~B3 dBAF | GBAF G2 z2 :|
|: B {d/e/}dc ~d3c | B ~d3 ef g2 | B ~d3 {e}dBGB | cBAG FG A2 | 
B {d/e/}dc ~d3c | B ~d3 efga | bgaf gedB | cBAG FG A2 :|
|: c | B {G/A/}GF ~G3A | ~B3A Bd g2 | B ~G3 DGBd | cBAG FGAc | 
B {G/A/} ~G3A | ~B3A Bdga | bgaf gedB | cBAG FG A2 :||

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