Tune Search
Login  to see your:     Home   Playlists   Practice Machine   Friends   Stats   Albums   Preferences   Logout

Irish Traditional Music Tune Index
Tune ID#1528 (Paddy Taylor's)

Transcription of first 2 bars of Paddy Taylor's about these two bars
These two bars were transcribed by me from how this tune was played – the first time through – on the recording SRyan C (details in the Discography below).
Basic musical information on this tune.
Rhythm ?Bars8-bar phrase structureMode ?
Double jig32AABBD Major
Titles ? given to this tune in the sources listed below (plus notes of mine about this tune):
Paddy Taylor's / Paddy Taylor's Jig / Paddy Taylor's Favourite / Taylor's / The Foynes Jig / Dawn's Jig (1st in set Paddy Taylor's Jigs on SC) (also as slide)

cd Discography

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.

Click play to hear the first 12 seconds.
Year
Recorded
Track
#Tune?
[Album code] Artist. Title. Performers (instruments). Go to album
19781.17#1
[SRyan C] Seán Ryan. A Collection of His Own Compositions and His Versions of Well Known Traditional Tunes. Seán Ryan (fiddle).
Go to Album
199214#2
[JRyan] Joe Ryan. An Buachaill Dreoite. Joe Ryan (fiddle).
Go to Album
19965#1
[SC] Gerry Harrington, Eoghan O'Sullivan, Paul de Grae. The Smoky Chimney. Gerry Harrington (fiddle), Eoghan O'Sullivan (accordion, flute), Paul de Grae (guitar).
Go to Album
199714#1
[SCAC] Séamus Creagh, Aidan Coffey. Séamus Creagh, Aidan Coffey. Séamus Creagh (fiddle), Aidan Coffey (accordion).
Go to Album
20019#1
[JCrv] John Creaven. The Story So Far. John Creaven (flute). For this tune: (Eb flute).
Go to Album
200311#2
[LLPQ 2] The London Lasses and Pete Quinn. Track Across the Deep. Karen Ryan (fiddle, whistle), Elaine Conwell (fiddle), Dee Havlin (flute, whistle), Maureen Linane (accordion), Kathleen O'Sullivan (vocals). For this tune: Maureen Linane (accordion).
Go to Album

Bibliography

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.

Listing of published transcriptions of this tune.
As tune #1 in [CRE 2] Breandán Breathnach. Ceol Rince na hÉireann 2.
As tune #56 in [CRE 2] Breandán Breathnach. Ceol Rince na hÉireann 2.
As tune #51 in volume 3 of [B&S] D[avid] Bulmer and N[eil] Sharpley. Music from Ireland. 4 vols.
As jig #68 in [MM] Martin Mulvihill. First Collection of Traditional Irish Music.
As jig #15 in [Ng] Alan Ng. Alan Ng's Transcriptions. [available]
On page 173 of [M2] Phil Rubenzer. Midwestern Irish Session Tunes. Millennium Edition.
As jig #99 in [Cobb] Dan Cobb. Cobb's Music of Ireland. [available]
As tune #182 in [Raff] Lesl Harker. 300 Tunes from Mike Rafferty. [available]

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?

Year of the oldest source for this tune, considering the recordings and transcriptions listed above (note that I concentrate on sources after 1900): 1968