Irish Traditional Music Tune Index
Tune ID#1663 (Reel of Mullinavat)
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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).|
[PCt] Paddy Carty. Traditional Irish Music. Paddy Carty (flute).
[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: (Eb whistle).
[JKn 1] James Keane. Roll Away the Reel World. James Keane (accordion). For this tune: with Sean Keane.
[MM 3] Matt Molloy. Stony Steps. Matt Molloy (flute).
[CmA 1] The Coleman Archive Vol. 1: The Living Tradition. Peter Horan (flute).
[CKeane 2] Conor Keane. Oidhreacht. Conor Keane (accordion).
[WyndTrn] Dan Healy and Ciaran O'Raghallaigh. The Wyndy Turn. Dan Healy (flute), Ciaran O Raghallaigh (fiddle).
[CDrny 4] Chris Droney. Down from Bell Harbour. Chris Droney (concertina).
[KB ABR] Kevin Burke and Cal Scott. Across the Black River. Kevin Burke (fiddle), Cal Scott (guitar, mandolin, bouzouki, mountain dulcimer).
[TDeM] Tony DeMarco. The Sligo Indians. Tony DeMarco (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 #1316 in  Francis O'Neill and James O'Neill. O'Neill's Music of Ireland.|
|As tune #578 in  Francis O'Neill and James O'Neill. The Dance Music of Ireland. 1001 Gems.|
|On page 117 of [Krsn] Miles Krassen. O'Neill's Music of Ireland. New and Revised.|
|As tune #6 in [P50] Brian and Eithne Vallely. Play 50 Reels.|
|As reel #191 in [MM] Martin Mulvihill. First Collection of Traditional Irish Music.|
|On page 89 of [M2] Phil Rubenzer. Midwestern Irish Session Tunes. Millennium Edition.|
|As reel #231 in [Cobb] Dan Cobb. Cobb's Music of Ireland.|
|As tune #239 in [FT] Randy Miller. The Fiddler's Throne.|
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?