Pretty Peggy (1)

Find traditional instrumental music
Jump to: navigation, search



Pretty Peggy (1)  Click on the tune title to see or modify Pretty Peggy (1)'s annotations. If the link is red you can create them using the form provided.Browse Properties <br/>Browse/:Pretty Peggy (1)
 Theme code Index    1H3H51 1H3H2H3H
 Also known as    Bill Clancy's Delight, Ladies' Delight, Pretty Peg, Snuff Box
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Scotland, Ireland, Canada
 Genre/Style    Cape Breton/PEI, Irish, Scottish
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/2
 History    CANADA(Maritimes/English)
 Structure    AAB
 Editor/Compiler    Robert Petrie
 Book/Manuscript title    Fourth Collection of Strathspey Reels Jiggs and Country Dances
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 22
 Year of publication/Date of MS    c. 1805
 Artist    
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Media    
 Score   (1)   





X:1 T:Pretty Peg T:Pretty Peggy [1] M:C L:1/8 B:Petrie - Fourth Collection of Strathspeys, Reels, B:Jiggs & Country Dances (1805) K:D A|d2 fd AFED|d2 fd egfe|d2 fd AFDF|GEFD CEE:| A|(F/E/D) AD BDAD|(F/E/D) (F/E/D) CEEA|(F/E/D) AD BDAD|GFED A,DDA| F/E/D dD cDBD|AD G/F/E/D/ CEEG|FAdf edcB|AGFE FDD||

X:1 T:Pretty Peggy [1] M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel B:Stewart-Robertson – The Athole Collection (1884) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D A|d2fd AFDA|d2fd e/f/g fe|d2fd AFDF|GEFD CEE:| A|F/E/D AD BDAD|G/F/D G/F/D CEEG|G/F/D AD BDAD|GFED A,DDA| G/F/D dD cDBD|AD G/F/D CEEG|FAdf ecdB|BFGE FDD||

X:1 T:Untitled Reel M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel S:”Michael B. Shanahan” N:A version of "Pretty Peggy [1]." N:In 2/4 time in ms. S:P.D. Reidy music manuscript collection, London, 1890’s (No. 12) 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 told O’Neill that his source, Shanahan was a “celebrated N:violinist”, the son of a piper born in Kilrush, Co. Clare, with a N:great reputation in Kerry and Limerick in the 1860’s. It is unclear N:where Shanahan was in relation to his acquaintance with Reidy N:(i.e. in London or Ireland). F: http://rarebooks.library.nd.edu/digital/bookreader/MSE_1434-1/#page/1/mode/1up Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Dmix d2 (fd) AFDc|d2 (fd) (3efg fe|d2 fd AFDF|(3GFE (3FED EB, B,2:| (3FED AD BDAD|(3FED (3FED DE E2|(3FED AD BDAD|(3FED (3FED A,C C2| (3FED dD cD BD|ADFD CEEG|FAdf ecdB|AFGE FD D||

X:2 T:Pretty Peg [1] R:Reel D:Altan Z:Adrian Scahill M:4/4 L:1/8 K:D (3ABc|d2fd ADFA|defd (3efg fe|defd AFDF|(3GFE (3FED CEEA:|| (3FED AD BDAD|(3FED AD CEEG|(3FED AD BDAD|FDAD A,DDG| (3FED dD cDBD|ADFD CEEG|FAdf ecdB|AFEF D4||