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 Theme code Index    1H636L 1316L
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    Ed Reavy
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    F
 Accidental    1 flat
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/2
 History    
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Joe Reavy
 Book/Manuscript title    Collected Compositions of Ed Reavy (The)
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 67, p. 73.
 Year of publication/Date of MS    n.d.
 Artist    
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CROSSMAGLEN. Irish, Reel. D Dorian. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. Composed by County Cavan/Philadelphia fiddler and compser Ed Reavy (1898-1988).

Printed source: Reavy (The Collected Compositions of Ed Reavy), No. 67, p. 73.


X: 1
T:Crossmaglen
R:reel
C:Ed Reavy
M:2/2
L:1/8
Z:Joe Reavy
N:I'm told that the road from Carrickmacross to Crossmaglen
N:is lined with your worst sort of rogues. The verse
N:perhaps comes from some old cantankerous Irishman
N:who probably never himself walked this road. If he had,
N:he would surely have been charmed with the likes of what he
N:saw and heard. (Another tune to delight Ed's close friend
N:from Armagh: Lou Quinn).
K:F
de | fedc ADDE | FDAD FDDF | Ec=Bc ECCE | Ddd^c d2 de | fgdf edce |
(3ddc AF EDCE | DE^FG AdcA | GECE D2 :: de | fefg afdf | ec (3cBc Gceg | 
fefg afdf | ed^ce d2 fg | afdf ed^ce | (3ddc AF EDCE | DE^FG AdcA | GECE D2 :||


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