Irish Traditional Music Tune Index
Tune ID#1365 (Mullingar Lea)
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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).|
[MG] Milestone at the Garden. Irish Fiddle Masters from the 78 RPM Era. Hugh Gillespie (fiddle).
[BG 1] Bobby Gardiner. Memories of Clare. Bobby Gardiner (accordion).
[PCt] Paddy Carty. Traditional Irish Music. Paddy Carty (flute).
[BrdgGap] Kevin Moloney, Sean Moloney. Bridging the Gap. Kevin Moloney (fiddle), Sean Moloney (flute).
[JB 4] Joe Burke, Charlie Lennon. The Bucks of Oranmore. Joe Burke (accordion), Charlie Lennon (piano).
[LYK] Liz and Yvonne Kane. The Well Tempered Bow. Liz Kane (fiddle), Yvonne Kane (fiddle), John Blake (guitar, piano).
[BCw 1] Brian Conway. First through the Gate. Brian Conway (fiddle).
[Ovld] Randal Bays and Dáithí Sproule. Overland. Randal Bays (fiddle, guitar), Dáithí Sproule (guitar, vocals).
[PotW] John Wynne and John McEvoy. Pride of the West. John Wynne (flute), John McEvoy (fiddle).
[RBys 3] Randal Bays. Dig with It. Randal Bays (fiddle, guitar, harp).
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.
|On page 91 of [RM] Randy Miller and Jack Perron. Irish Traditional Fiddle Music.|
|As tune #5 in [P50] Brian and Eithne Vallely. Play 50 Reels.|
|As reel #192 in [MM] Martin Mulvihill. First Collection of Traditional Irish Music.|
|On page 7 of [SK] Sean Keane. Fifty Fiddle Solos.|
|As reel #232 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?