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 Reel (9)
 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    Biography:Brendan Breathnach
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Ceol Rince na hÉireann vol. 2
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 191
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1976
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X: 1 T: the Mint in the Corn T: Geordie Affleck Z: Barney <> irtrad-l 2000-09-01 Z: corrected by Nigel Gatherer <> 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: 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 :||