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 Theme code Index    5563 6521
 Also known as    Jim Donaghue, Hills of Clogher (The)
 Composer/Core Source    Jim Donoghue
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4
 History    IRELAND(Connaught)
 Structure    AABB'
 Editor/Compiler    Bernard Flaherty
 Book/Manuscript title    Trip to Sligo
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 179
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1990
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 Score   (1)   





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X:659 T:Jim Donoghue's Reel R:Reel B:Treoir 2001 D:Jim Donoghue M:C| N:"Jim Donoghue's Reel" was composed by Jim Donoghue (1910-1990), who was born, and N:lived all his life in Drumacoo, Monasteraden, on the Roscommon/Sligo border between N:Ballaghaderreen and Gurteen. Another great musician who lived in the same townland N:was Jim Coleman, and outstanding fiddler from all accounts and older brother of the N:legendary Michael Coleman. In their younger days Jim Coleman and Jim Donoghue, who N:played flute, a popular duet for playing at local house dances. In his later years, N:Jim Donoghue confined himself to playing the Clare "C whistle, on which he had a N:unique, interesting style. The tune has been recorded by various musicians over the N:years. This setting was noted from the playing of Father James McDonagh, a flute N:player and native of Bunninadden, Co. Sligo. It is on a CD titled "The Mountain N:Road", which features musicians and tunes from South Sligo and NOrh Roscommon, N:published by the Coleman Heritage Society, Gurteen, Co. Sligo. K:D B| A2AF BF F2|AF F2 EFDF| A2 AF BFAF|EDEF D3B| AF F2 BF F2|AF F2 ABde|f2 fe defe|dBAF D3:| A|dffe f2 fe|dfed BAFA|Beed e2de|f2df edBc| dffe f2 fe|dfed BAFB|ABde fdef|dBAF D3:|