Irish Traditional Music Tune Index
Tune ID#1090 (Lannigan's Ball)
|Rhythm ?||Bars||8-bar phrase structure||Mode ?|
|Single jig||32||AABB||E Dorian|
Here are all recordings of this tune considering only the indexed recordings. I have discovered by careful listening that these sources are in fact musically the same tune, regardless of the tune titles they use, key changes, retuning, etc.
|[Album code] Artist. Title. Performers (instruments).|
[IDM 1] Irish Dance Music. Flanagan Brothers.
[BICM] Best of Irish Ceili Music. Disc 5 of Celtic Souls. Irish Celtic Ballads & Traditional Music. Green Cross Ceili Band.
Here are all transcriptions of this tune considering only the indexed books, listed in chronological order. I have discovered by careful comparison that these are very similar to this tune as played on the recordings listed above.
|As tune #858 in  Francis O'Neill and James O'Neill. O'Neill's Music of Ireland.|
|As tune #118 in  Francis O'Neill and James O'Neill. The Dance Music of Ireland. 1001 Gems.|
|As tune #105 in volume 1 of [R] Francis Roche. The Roche Collection of Traditional Irish Music. 3 vols.|
|On page 34 of [Krsn] Miles Krassen. O'Neill's Music of Ireland. New and Revised.|
|As misc #20 in [MM] Martin Mulvihill. First Collection of Traditional Irish Music.|
|As tune #88 in [DM 1] Dave Mallinson. 100 Essential Irish Session Tunes.|
If you are considering using the above transcriptions to help you learn this tune, I invite you to check these practical Tips for Learning Irish Traditional Music. See also: So why do you bother indexing books and abc?