Irish Traditional Music Tune Index
Tune ID#1611 (Pretty Maggie Morrissey)
|Rhythm ?||Bars||8-bar phrase structure||Mode ?|
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).|
[LR 1] Leo Rowsome. Classics of Irish Piping. Leo Rowsome (pipes).
[MC] Michael Coleman. Michael Coleman 1891-1945. Michael Coleman (fiddle).
[KMKerry] Musique et Musiciens d'Irlande (Killorglin and Miltown, Co Kerry). Music and Musicians of Ireland. Musik und Musiker aus Irland. Tomás O'Sullivan (pipes).
[JBrosnan] John Brosnan. The Cook in the Kitchen. John Brosnan (accordion).
[KR] Kevin Rowsome. The Rowsome Tradition. Kevin Rowsome (pipes). For this tune: (C pipes).
[OMT] Billy McComiskey, Brendan Mulvihill, and Zan McLeod. One More Time. Billy McComiskey (accordion), Brendan Mulvihill (fiddle), and Zan McLeod (guitar, mandolin, bouzouki, bass).
[CLnn 2] Charlie Lennon. Turning the Tune. Charlie Lennon (fiddle, viola, piano, harpsichord, bass, keyboards).
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 #1707 in  Francis O'Neill and James O'Neill. O'Neill's Music of Ireland.|
|On page 121 of [RM] Randy Miller and Jack Perron. Irish Traditional Fiddle Music.|
|As tune #182 in volume 3 of [R] Francis Roche. The Roche Collection of Traditional Irish Music. 3 vols.|
|As tune #77 in [A] Hugh McDermott. Allan's "Irish Fiddler."|
|On page 199 of [Krsn] Miles Krassen. O'Neill's Music of Ireland. New and Revised.|
|As tune #83 in [Cr] Matt Cranitch. The Irish Fiddle Book.|
|As tune #92 in [DM 3] Dave Mallinson. 100 Evergreen 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?