Greenfields of America (1)

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 Theme code Index    4635 2226L
 Also known as    Charming Molly Brannigan, Cossey's Jig, Garranta Glasa Mheiriceá, Green Fields of America (1), Greenfields of Virginia, Greenfields of Canada, Garranta Glasa Mheiricea, Jimmy O'Brien's Jig, Judy Brallaghan (1), Judy Brannagan, Miss Wedderburn's Reel (1), Molly Brallaghan (1), Páirci glasa America, Paircib Glais America (Na), Pretty Judy Brallaghan, Pretty Molly Brallaghan, Rire Moqueur (Le)
 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, 2/4
 Structure    AABB, AABBCC
 Editor/Compiler    Elias Howe
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Diamond School for the Violin
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 65
 Year of publication/Date of MS    c. 1867
 Artist    Biography:John H. Kimmel
 Title of recording    Bonnie Kate Medley Reels
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    Edison 50604 (78 RPM)
 Year recorded    1918
Greenfields of America

Played by: Martin Simpson
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 Score   (1)   
Greenfields of America

X:1 T:Green Fields of America [1] M:C L:1/8 K:G |:AB|c2ec B2dB|AGAB AGEF|GAGE DEGB|AGAB AGEB| cdec BcdB|AGAB AGEF|GAGE DEGA|BGAF G2:| |:D2|GABc d2ef|gfge dBGB|c2ec B2dB|AGAB AGE2:| |:gfge dBGB|(3cBA BG AGEF|GAGE DEGA|BGAF G2:||

X:2 T:Green Fields of America [1] M:2/4 L:1/8 R:Reel S:William Sydney Mount manuscripts (c. 1840's) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G A/B/ | c2B2 | AA/B/ A/G/E/F/ | GG/E/ D/E/G/A/ | B/c/B/G/ A/G/E/G/ | ce/c/ Bd/B/ | A/G/A/B/ A/G/E/F/ | G/F/G/E/ D/E/G/A/ | B/c/B/A/ G :| |: (3D/E/F/ | G/A/B/c/ de/f/ | g/f/g/e/ d/B/G/B/ | ce/c/ Bd/B/ | A/G/A/B/ AG/E/ | g/f/g/d/ e/f/g/f/ | e/d/c/B/ A/G/E/F/ | G/A/G/E/ D/E/G/A/ | B/c/A/B/ G :||

X:1 T:Green Fields of America [1], The M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel B:James Goodman music manuscript collection, vol. 4 (mid-19th century, p. 64) F: F:at Trinity College Dublin / Irish Traditional Music Archive N:Canon James Goodman (1828-1896) was a Church of Ireland clergyman, N:uilleann piper and a collector of Irish music and songs. Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D d2 fd c2 ec|BABc BA F2|ABAF EFAc|BABc dcBA| d2 fd c2 ec| BABc AF F2|ABAF EFAc|BABc A2A2:| |:A3c e2 fg|agaf ecAc|d2 fd c2 ec|BABc AF F2| abaf efec|BdcA BF F2|ABAF EFAc| BABc A2A2:|]

X:3 T:Green Flields of America [1] M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel B:Köhler's Violin Repository, Book Second (p. 104) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:A E2|(AB)AF (EF)Ac|(B{c/B/}A)Bc (BA)FA|(AB)AF (EF)Ac|(B{c/B/}A)Bc A2:|| c2|d2 fd c2 ec|(B{c/B/}A)Bc (BA)FA|d2 fd c2 ec|(B{c/B/}A)Bc A3B| d2 fd c2 ac|(B{c/B/}A)Bc (BA)FA|(AB)AF (EF)Ac|(B{c/B/}A)Bc A2||

X:4 T:Green Fields of America [1], The M:C L:1/8 R:Reel S:Rev. Luke Donnellan - "Oriel Songs and Dances", S:Journal of the County Louth Archaeological Society (vol. II, No. 2, 1909; No. 52) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:D (3ABc|d2 fd c2 ec|BABd cAFB|(3ABc AF EFAc|BABd cAFA| d2 fd c2 ec|BABd cAFB|(3ABc AF EFAc|BABc A2 Ac|| dcde fefg|agaf ecAc|d2 fd c2 ec|BABd cAFA| agfe fedc|BABd cAFB|(3ABc AF EFAc|BABc A2A2||