Mint in the Corn (The)

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Mint in the Corn (The)

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 Theme code Index   3511 27L53
 Also known as    Eammon Coyne's Reel, Geordie Affleck, Miss Maxwell Gordon’s Reel, Tommy Peoples'
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    A
 Accidental    3 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/2
 History    IRELAND(Ulster)
 Structure    AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Brendan Breathnach
 Book/Manuscript title    Ceol Rince na hÉireann vol. 2
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 191
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1976
 Artist    
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
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X: 1
T: the Mint in the Corn
T: Geordie Affleck
Z: Barney <G.Bahn-Koepke:t-online.de> irtrad-l 2000-09-01
Z: corrected by Nigel Gatherer <gatherer:argonet.co.uk>
B: CRE 2, no. 191 as "Gan ainm"
N: Caoimhin Mac Aoidh supplied this information on it:
N: "No 191 is a tune which Francie Dearg & Mickey Ban O  Beirn  played
N: in  D  and  John  Doherty  and  Danny O'Donnell played in A.  Tommy
N: Peoples learned it in Donegal from the  old  lads.   John  and  the
N: Deargs  called  it 'The Mint in the Corn'.  It is the Scottish Reel
N: 'Geordie Affleck' normally played there in E Flat."
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
R: reel
F:http://jc.tzo.net/~jc/music/abc/mirror/irtrad-l/Eamonn_Coynes_Reel.abc	 
K: G
   Bc dB GA BG | AD (3DDD cA   FA  | Bc dB GA BG | AD EF G3A |
   Bc dB GA BG | AD (3DDD AD (3DDD | Bc dB GA BG | AD EF G3A ||
|: BG Bd gf ed  | cA ce ag fe | fg af de fd | ed ^ce d2 ef |
   gf ed ef a2- | ag fe dc BA | Bc dB GA BG | AD FA G4 :||

Mint in the Corn (The): Annotations