Maid in the Rushes (The)

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 Theme code Index    1353 62H61H
 Also known as    Gearrchaile sa Luachair (An), Maid in the Bushes, Bird in the Cage, Gardiner's Favourite (1), John McKenna's (1), London Lasses (1), Turnpike Gate (2) (The)
 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    2/2
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:Brendan Breathnach
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Ceol Rince na hÉireann vol. 1
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 170, p. 89
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1963
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X: 1 T: Maid in the Rushes (London Lasses) (reel) % cre2<bb B: CRE2.170 (Gearrchaile sa Luachair) M: C R: reel Q: 360 F: K: G (3DEF|: G2 (3BAG dGBd|eaag egg2|G2 (3BAG dGBd|(3ege dB AGED| G2 (3BAG dgBd|eaag efga|bgag efge|(3gfe dB AGEF :| g2 (3ggg edBc|dGG2 BGBd|g2ag edBc|dGG2 BAA2| g2ag edBc|dGG2 Bdga|bgag efge|g2dB AGEF :|

X:1 T:Reel T:Turnpike Gate (2) T:Gardiner's Favourite [2] M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel S:Philip Carolan music manuscript collection N:Philip Carolan (c. 1839-1910, Crossmolina, County Mayo), a musically literate N:farmer and fiddler who compiled his ms. probably during 1863-1873. S:Angela Buckley, thesis, “A Critical Edition of the Irish Music Manuscripts of S:Philip Carolan c. 1839-1910, vol. 2”, Waterford Institute of Technology, S:2007, p. 16. Carolan ms. 1, No. 43 K:G B|G3B d2 (Bd)|ea a2 ef g2|G3 B d2 (Bd)|(ef/g/) de (BA) A2| G3 B d2 (Bd)|ea ~a2 ef(ga)|bgaf gefd|1 ef/g/ de (BA) A:|2 (ef/g/) de (BA)A|| |:(gfg)e (dB)(Bd)|dBgB (dB B2)|(gf)ge (dB)(Bd)|(ef/g/) de (BA)Af| (gfg).e (dB)(Bc)|d(d~dB) dega|bgaf (ge)fd|1 (ef/g/) de (BA) A2:|2 (ef/g/) de (BA) A||