Reel (84)

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 Theme code Index    513b5 3b524
 Also known as    Big Pat, Murtough Molloy
 Composer/Core Source    Stephen Grier
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    E
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Aeolian (minor)
 Time signature    4/4
 History    IRELAND(Connaught)
 Structure    AAB
 Editor/Compiler    Stephen Grier
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Stephen Grier music manuscript collection Book 2
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 243, p. 51
 Year of publication/Date of MS    c. 1883
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:Reel [84] T:Untitled N:Fr. John Quinn and Conor Ward find cognates in “Big Pat’s Reel,” N:”Dandy Reel (The),” “Tie the Ribbons,” “Maids of Galway (The),” “Dublin N:Lasses (The),” “Piper’s Chanter (The),” “Murtagh Molloy,” “Virginia Reel” etc. M:C L:1/8 R:Reel B:Stephen Grier music manuscript collection (Book 2, c. 1883, No. 243, p. 51) B: 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:Emin d|BGEF G2 BG|G2 BG FAAc|BGEF G2 fa|gefd Ae e:| f|gfga bgeg|fgag fedf|gfga bgef|gfed Beef| gfga bgeg|fga fedf|g2 bg f2 af|gfed Be e2||