Irish Traditional Music Tune Index
Tune ID#1718 (Rickett's Hornpipe)
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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).|
[PJConlon] Peter J. Conlon. The Genius of Peter Conlon. 78 RPM Recordings from 1917-1929. Peter J. Conlon (melodeon).
[BFair] Ballinasloe Fair. Early Recordings of Irish Music in America. Dan Sullivan's Shamrock Band.
[JRSLCB 2] Johnny Reidy and the Sliabh Luachra Ceili Band. Music for Set Dancing Vol. II. Johnny Reidy (accordion).
[Hmdgr] Paul Brock and Enda Scahill. Humdinger. Paul Brock (accordion), Enda Scahill (banjo, mandolin).
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 #1578 in  Francis O'Neill and James O'Neill. O'Neill's Music of Ireland.|
|As tune #827 in  Francis O'Neill and James O'Neill. The Dance Music of Ireland. 1001 Gems.|
|As tune #206 in volume 2 of [R] Francis Roche. The Roche Collection of Traditional Irish Music. 3 vols.|
|As tune #103 in [A] Hugh McDermott. Allan's "Irish Fiddler."|
|On page 169 of [Krsn] Miles Krassen. O'Neill's Music of Ireland. New and Revised.|
|On page 229 of [FF] David Brody. The Fiddler's Fakebook.|
|In [FMH] Tom Hastings. The Feis Musicians Handbook [sic].|
|On page 212 of [M2] Phil Rubenzer. Midwestern Irish Session Tunes. Millennium Edition.|
|As hp #35 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?