Sailor on the Rock

Find traditional instrumental music
Jump to: navigation, search



Sailor on the Rock  Click on the tune title to see or modify Sailor on the Rock's annotations. If the link is red you can create them using the form provided.Browse Properties <br/>Browse/:Sailor on the Rock
 Theme code Index    1H3H63 5335
 Also known as    Maraí ar an gCarraig, Johnny with the Queer Thing
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    Ireland
 Genre/Style    Irish
 Meter/Rhythm    Reel (single/double)
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/2
 History    
 Structure    AB, AA'BB'
 Editor/Compiler    Elias Howe
 Book/Manuscript title    1000 Jigs and Reels
 Tune and/or Page number    p. 49
 Year of publication/Date of MS    c. 1867
 Artist    
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Media    
 Score   (1)   





X:1 T:A Favorite Reel T:Sailor on the Rock M:C L:1/8 R:Reel B:Elias Howe - 1000 Jigs and Reels (Boston, c. 1867) K:D d2 (ed) BAFB|ADFD FAAc|d2 (ed) BAFA|ABdf e2d2:| faag fedf|gbba gfeg|faag fedB|ABdf e2d2| faag fedf|gbba gfeg|afef dedB|1 ABdf egfe!D.C.!:|2 Acef d2z2||

X:1 T:Untitled N:c.f. “Sailor on the Rock,” “Johnny with the Queer Thing” M:C L:1/8 R:Reel B:Stephen Grier music manuscript collection (Book 2, c. 1883, No. 231, p. 49) B: http://grier.itma.ie/book-two#?c=0&m=0&s=0&cv=48&z=168.3401%2C107.3971%2C3278.6224%2C1328.6073 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:D d2 fd BAFB|AD FE/D/ FAAB|d2 fd BAFB|ABdf e2d2:| faag fddg|fgaf g2 fe|faag fddf|edcd B2A2| faag fddg|fgaf g2 fe|fgef d2 dB|ABdf e2d2||

X:1 T:Sailor on the Rock M:C| L:1/8 K:D A|defd BAFB|AD (3FED FAAc|defd BAFB|ABdf edBc| D2fd BAFB|ADFD FAAB|defd BAFB|ABdf e2|| de|fa(3a^ga fedf|g3a bgeg|faag fedB|ABdf e2 de| fa(3a^ga fedf|g3a bgeg|fgfe d3B|ABdf (3efe d||

X:2 T:Sailor on the Rock, The R:reel S:Mary Bergin Z:id:hn-reel-192 Z:transcribed by henrik.norbeck@mailbox.swipnet.se M:C| L:1/8 K:D d2fd BAFB|AD (3FED FAAB|defd BAFB|1 ABdf (3efe dA:|2 ABdf (3efe de|| faag fd (3Bcd|~g3a bgeg|faag fedB|ABdf (3efe de| faag fd (3Bcd|~g3a bgeg|~f3e dedB|ABdf (3efe dA||

X:711 T:Sailor On The Rock, The B:Treoir 2004 M:C| L:1/8 R:Reel N:These three single reels have been very popular with traditional musicians down N:through the years. The Sailor on the Rock was recorded by many musicians including N:Galway box player, Joe Cooley and Sligo fiddle player, Michael Coleman. K: Dmaj d2fd BAFB|AD (3FED FAAB|defd BAFB|1ABdf eB B2:|2ABdf e2d2|| faag fdd2|gfga bgeg|faag fedB|ABdf e2d2| faag fdd2|gfga bgeg|f2fe d2dB|ABdf (3efe d2|]