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 Theme code Index    1211H 7b424
 Also known as    Oifig nua an phoist, Humors of Scartaglen, Gleanntán Reel (4) (The), Tom Billy's Reel (2)
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Mixolydian
 Time signature    4/4
 History    
 Structure    AB
 Editor/Compiler    Brendan Breathnach & Jackie Small
 Book/Manuscript title    Ceol Rince na hÉireann vol. 5
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 146, p. 73
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1999
 Artist    
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Media    
 Score   ()   


New Post Office (1): Annotations


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T:New Post Office [1], The
M:C|
L:1/8
R:Reel
N:Reidy gave the key signature as one sharp; it should be one flat.
S:Daniel Darby Kelleher, Castleisland, Co. Kerry
S:P.D. Reidy music manuscript collection, London, 1890’s (No. 36)
N:”Professor” Patrick Reidy of Castleisland was a dancing 
N:master engaged by the Gaelic League in London to teach 
N:dance classes. He introduced “Siege of Ennis” and “Walls 
N:of Limerick” ceili dances and wrote a treatise on dancing.
N:Reidy's source, Daniel Kelleher, was variously said to have been 
N:from Castleisland, Sliabh Luachra region, County Kerry, or from 
N:the native-Irish speaking region of Achadh Bolg, Múscraigh, in 
N:County Cork. Reg Hall (2017) also found a reference to Kelleher 
N:as one of the soloists who accompanied step dancing exhibitions 
N:at Gaelic League events in London between 1897 and 1901.  According 
N:to Hall, Kelleher was a young fiddle player active within the 
N:Gaelic League. His name is attached to thirteen tunes in Reidy’s N:collection.   
F: http://rarebooks.library.nd.edu/digital/bookreader/MSE_1434-1/#page/1/mode/1up
Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion
K:Dmin
(cF) F2 cAdB|cFFG (AG) G2|(cF) F2 cAdc|ABAG (FD) D2:|
f2 (fg) a2 ag|fefg afde|fefg abag|fdec (Ad) d2|
fefg abag|fefg afde|faef dfed|cAGc (AD) D2||
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T: New Post Office [1]
S: Treoir 
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
Q: 350
Z: Transcribed by Bill Black [http://www.capeirish.com/webabc]
R: reel 
K:Dmix
DFEF D2 dB | cAGD EFGE | DFEF D2 dB | cAGE AD D2 |
DFEF D2 dB | cAGF EFGB | Bdd^c dfed | cAGE ED D2 ||
f2 fe fage | fdge afde | f2 fe fage | fgec Adde |
f2 fe fage | fdge afge | fage dfed | dcAG EFGE ||
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T:New Post Office Reel [1], The
R:reel
H:Also in Dmix, #300
D:Dervish: The Boys of Sligo
Z:id:hn-reel-698
M:C|
F:http://norbeck.nu/abc/i/hnr6.abc	
K:Dmix
DFEF D2dB|cAAG EFGE|DFEF D2dB|cAGE EDDE|
DFEF D2Ad|cAAG EFGB|Ad~d2 fded|cAGE ED~D2:|
|:~f3e fage|fefg afde|~f3e fage|fdec Adde|
~f3e fage|fefg afde|fage dfed|cAAG EFGE:|

New Post Office (1): Annotations