Maids of Kilearney (The)

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 Theme code Index    3121 5555
 Also known as    
 Composer/Core Source    John Hall
 Region    Scotland
 Genre/Style    Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    A
 Accidental    3 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/2
 Structure    AB
 Editor/Compiler    John Hall
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:A Selection of Strathspeys Reels Waltzes & Irish Jigs
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 26
 Year of publication/Date of MS    c. 1818
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Maids of Kilearney, The C:John Hall M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel B:John Hall – “A Selection of Strathspeys Reels, Waltzes & Irish Jigs” (c. 1818, p. 26) B: N:”Printed and sold by John Hall, at his Music Room.” N:Hall (1788-1862) was a music teacher in Ayr, Scotland. His dancing master’s ‘kit’ N:(a small fiddle) used in his dancing lessons, is still preserved. Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:A AB|{d}cAAA {c}BAAA|ecef ecea|fdBB Bcde|fdBB B2 AB| {d}cAAA {c}BAAA|ecef efga|fedc BAcA|(FE)AA A2|| (cd)|efec agaf|efec agag|(fd)BB Bcde|(fd)BB B2 cd| efec agag|efec agaf|efec agag|(fe)dc (dc)BA|(FE)AA A2||