Irish Traditional Music Tune Index
Tune ID#1334 (Monaghan Jig)
|Rhythm ?||Bars||8-bar phrase structure||Mode ?|
|Double jig||64||AABBCCDD||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).|
[FONC] The Francis O'Neill Cylinders. Thirty-two Recordings of Irish Traditional Music in America circa 1904. Patsy Touhey (pipes).
[MC] Michael Coleman. Michael Coleman 1891-1945. Michael Coleman (fiddle).
[GD] From Galway to Dublin. Early Recordings of Traditional Irish Music. Michael Coleman (fiddle).
[IDM 2] Past Masters of Irish Dance Music. Aughrim Slopes Ceilidhe Band.
[JJK] John and James Kelly with Michael Crehan and Michael Gavin. Irish Traditional Fiddle Music. James Kelly (fiddle), John Kelly (fiddle).
[AM] Andy McGann and Paul Brady. It's A Hard Road to Travel. Andy McGann (fiddle), Paul Brady (guitar).
[MB 1] Mary Bergin. Feadóga Stáin. Traditional Irish Music on the Tin Whistle. Mary Bergin (whistle). For this tune: (C whistle).
[SS 2] Sharon Shannon. Out the Gap. Sharon Shannon (accordion, fiddle).
[SWlsh 3] Seamus Walshe. Clare Accordion. Seamus Walshe (accordion). For this tune: with Brendan Larrissey (fiddle).
[JCt 3] John Carty. Yeh, That's All It Is. John Carty (fiddle, guitar).
[TP 8] Tommy Peoples. Waiting for a Call. Tommy Peoples (fiddle). For this tune: with John Doyle (guitar).
[RBys 3] Randal Bays. Dig with It. Randal Bays (fiddle, guitar, harp).
[TDeM] Tony DeMarco. The Sligo Indians. Tony DeMarco (fiddle). For this tune: with Séamus Tansey (flute).
[JDr 6] Joe Derrane. Grove Lane. Joe Derrane (accordion).
[GMrphy] Gráinne Murphy. Short Stories. Gráinne Murphy (fiddle).
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 #1033 in  Francis O'Neill and James O'Neill. O'Neill's Music of Ireland.|
|As tune #245 in  Francis O'Neill and James O'Neill. The Dance Music of Ireland. 1001 Gems.|
|As jig #16 in [Ng] Alan Ng. Alan Ng's Transcriptions.|
|On page 58 of [Krsn] Miles Krassen. O'Neill's Music of Ireland. New and Revised.|
|On page 20 of [SK] Sean Keane. Fifty Fiddle Solos.|
|On page 98 of [M] Phil Rubenzer. Midwestern Irish Session Tunes. 3rd Edition.|
|As tune #75 in [DM 3] Dave Mallinson. 100 Evergreen Irish Session Tunes.|
|On page 166 of [M2] Phil Rubenzer. Midwestern Irish Session Tunes. Millennium Edition.|
|As jig #78 in [Cobb] Dan Cobb. Cobb's Music of Ireland.|
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?