Merry Blacksmith (The)

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 Theme code Index    1H1H63 51H63
 Also known as    Gaba Meadrac (An), Gabha Meidhreach (An), Black Water Thame (The), Boys of the Lake (2), Collin's Reel (1), Corkonian, Devil's in Dublin (1) (The), Emminence Breakdown, Flags of Dublin (2) (The), Ike Forrester's Reel (1), Mist on the Loch, Paddy on the Railroad, Peeler's Jacket (1), Police Jacket (The), Policeman's Reel (The), Railroad (2) (The), Boy in the Gap (3), Peeler's Reel, Peeler's Cap (2) (The), Policeman's Cap
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/2
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Francis O'Neill
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Music of Ireland: 1850 Melodies
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 1509, p. 279
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1903
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
The Merry Blacksmith - Celtic Flatpicking Guitar
 Score   (1)   
The Merry Blacksmith

X:1 T:Merry Blacksmith M:4/4 L:1/8 R:Reel K:D |:AB|d2dA BAFA|ABdA BAFA|ABde fded|Beed egfe| d3A BAFA-|ABdA BAFA-|ABde fdec|dBAF D2:| |:fg|a2ag f2fe|d2dA BAFA-|ABde fded|Beed egfg| abag fgfe|dcdA BAFA|ABde fdec|dBAF D2:|]

X:1 T:Merry Blacksmith (The) N:from a handwritten lesson ms. by Belfast piper R.L. N:O'Mealy (1873-1947), c. 1945 M:2/4 L:1/8 R:Reel B:Séan Reid Society Journal No. 1 (March, 1999) S:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:D (3A/B/c/|d>A {c}B/A/F/(A/|{d}A/)F/d/(A/ {c}B/A/)F/(A/|{B}(3A/G/A/)d/e/ f/d/e/d/|B/e/{a}e/d/ (3B/d/d/e/f/| d>(A {c}B/A/)F/(A/|{c}A/F/)d/(A/ {c}B/A/)F/(A/|{B}(3A/G/A/)d/e/ f/d/e/c/|d/B//F/ D:| |:(3e/f/(g/|a/b/a/g/) (f/a/(3g/f/e/)|d/e/d/(B/ A{B}A/)F/|A/B/d/e/ f/d/e/d/|B/e/{a}a/d/ (3B/c/d/e/(f/| a/b/a/g/) (f/a/(3g/f/e/)|d/e/d/(B/ A{B}A/)F/|(3A/G/A/d/e/ f/d/e/f/|d/B/A/F/ D:|

X:1 T:Merry Blacksmith M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel B:Jerry O'Brien's Accordion Instructor (Boston, 1949) S:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:D A2|d3A BAFA|ABdA BAFA|ABde fded|Beed egfe| d2 dA BAFA|ABdA BAFA|ABde fded|cBAF D2:| |:fg|a2 ag f2 fe|d2 dA BAFA|ABde fded|Beed egfe| abag fgfe|d3A BAFA|ABde fdec|dBAF D2:|]