Irish Traditional Music Tune Index
Tune ID#374 (Castletown Conners)
|Rhythm ?||Bars||8-bar phrase structure||Mode ?|
|Double jig||32||AABB||E Dorian|
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).|
[PitS] Paddy in the Smoke. Tommy Maguire (accordion), Father O'Keeffe (mandolin).
[MOC 1] Martin O'Connor. The Connachtman's Rambles. Martin O'Connor (accordion).
[JKn 2] James Keane. Roll Away the Reel World. James Keane (accordion).
[Drv 1] Dervish. Harmony Hill. Cathy Jordan (vocals, bodhrán, bones), Liam Kelly (flute, whistle, vocals), Shane Mitchell (accordion), Shane McAleer (fiddle, viola), Brian McDonagh (mandola, mandolin), Michael Holmes (bouzouki, guitar).
[JWh 8] John Whelan. Celtic Roots. John Whelan (accordion).
[NVall 1] Niall Vallely. Beyond Words. Niall Vallely (concertina, keyboard).
[PF] Patty Furlong. Traditional Irish Music on Button Accordion. Patty Conway Furlong (accordion). For this tune: with Brendan Dolan (flute).
[BCw 2] Brian Conway. Consider the Source. Brian Conway (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 #1036 in  Francis O'Neill and James O'Neill. O'Neill's Music of Ireland.|
|As tune #838 in  Francis O'Neill and James O'Neill. O'Neill's Music of Ireland.|
|As tune #100 in  Francis O'Neill and James O'Neill. The Dance Music of Ireland. 1001 Gems.|
|As tune #324 in  Francis O'Neill and James O'Neill. The Dance Music of Ireland. 1001 Gems.|
|On page 31 of [Krsn] Miles Krassen. O'Neill's Music of Ireland. New and Revised.|
|On page 58 of [Krsn] Miles Krassen. O'Neill's Music of Ireland. New and Revised.|
|As jig #10 in [MM] Martin Mulvihill. First Collection of Traditional Irish Music.|
|As jig #154 in [HN] Henrik Norbeck. Henrik Norbeck's Abc Tunes.|
|As jig #346 in [HN] Henrik Norbeck. Henrik Norbeck's Abc Tunes.|
|As jig #356 in [HN] Henrik Norbeck. Henrik Norbeck's Abc 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?