Old Woman Lamenting Her Purse (The)

Find traditional instrumental music
Jump to: navigation, search

Old Woman Lamenting Her Purse (The)  Click on the tune title to see or modify Old Woman Lamenting Her Purse (The)'s annotations. If the link is red you can create them using the form provided.Browse Properties <br/>Browse/:Old Woman Lamenting Her Purse (The)
Query the Archive
 Theme code Index    3221 3266
 Also known as    Maguire's Kick, Old Woman Lost Her Purse, Old Woman's Cash, Sean bean ag caoinead a sporan (An), Stolen Purse (2) (The)
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece, Jig/Quadrille
 Key/Tonic of    F
 Accidental    1 flat
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    6/8
 Structure    AB, AABB
 Editor/Compiler    Francis O'Neill
 Book/Manuscript title    Music of Ireland: 1850 Melodies
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 560, p. 98
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1903
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Old Woman Lost Her Purse, The M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Jig B:Finnegan/Curtin Manuscript (Sliabh Luachra, Co. Cork, mid-19th century, No. 48, p. 19) B: https://www.itma.ie/digital-library/manuscript/finnegan-curtin-manuscript N:The ms. predates the introduction of quadrille-based polkas and slides that N:now characterize the music of Sliabh Luachra region, thought to have been N:introduced in the latter 19th century. S:Breandán Breathnach (1912-85) obtained the ms. from E. Finnegan, who had it S:from D. Curtin of Stagmount, Rockchapel, Co Cork. Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G BAA ABc/A/|BGE G2A|BAA ABd|egf edB| BAA ABc/A/|BGE G2A|GED G2A|Bee dBA:| def g2g|fga/f/ g2e|def gfg|edB gdB| def g2g|fga/f/ g2e|dBG GBd|egf edB| def g2g|fga/f/ g2e|def gfg|edB gdB| bgb faf|ege dBG|BAA ABd|egf edB||

X:1 T:Old Woman’s Cash, The N:c.f. Old Woman Lamenting Her Purse, Maguire’s Kick M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Jig B:Stephen Grier music manuscript collection (Book 3, c. 1883, No. 115, p.42) B:http://grier.itma.ie/book-three#?c=0&m=0&s=0&cv=41&z=0.1477%2C338.2413%2C2876.4366%2C1197.8184 N:Stephen Grier (c. 1824-1894) was a piper and fiddler from N:Newpark, Bohey, Gortletteragh, south Co. Leitrim. Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G B2A AGA|BGG G2A|BAA ABd|ege dB| B2A AGA|BGG G2E|DEF GAB|dge dBA:| |:def g2e|fg/a/f g2B|def g2e|fg/a/f g2a| Bbb aaa|gfg edB|geB ABd|edge dB:|]

X:1 T:Old Woman Lamenting Her Purse, The M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Air Q:"With feeling" B:O'Neill - Music of Ireland (1903), No. 560 Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:F A|AGG GBA|GFF F2A|AGG GAc|ded dcA| AGG GBA|GFF F2D|CFF FGA|ced dcA:| |:cde f2 e/f/|gag f2d|cde f2 g/b/|a/g/fe d2 f/g/| aaa gfe|fdd dcA|AGG GAc|d>ed dcA:|

X:2 T:Old Woman Lamenting Her Purse, The M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Jig Q:"Allegretto, with feeling" B:Roche - Collection of Traditional Irish Music, vol. 1 (1912), No. Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G B|BAA AGA|BGG (G2A)|BAA ABd|(e/f/ge) edB| BAA AGA|BGG (G2D)|EGG (G2B)|(d2e) edB:| |:def (g2g)|faf (g2g)|def (g2g)|(f/g/a)e fga| .b.b.b .a.a.a|g>ee edB|BAA ABd|e>fe edB:|]