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Tune ID#3906 (Miss Ramsay's)

Transcription of first 2 bars of Miss Ramsay'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 ApW (details in the Discography below).
Basic musical information on this tune.
Rhythm ?BarsMode ?
Strathspey16G Major
Titles ? given to this tune in the sources listed below (plus notes of mine about this tune):
Miss Ramsay's / Miss Ramsey's (2nd in set Highland Fling on WmSullvn) (also in D or E) (compare as reel #1314)

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
~19813#1
[ApW] Brian Conway and Tony DeMarco. The Apple in Winter. Irish Music in New York. Brian Conway (fiddle), Tony DeMarco (fiddle).
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~198619#1
[CCssdy] Con Cassidy. Traditional Fiddle Music from Donegal. Con Cassidy (fiddle).
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198734#2
[WmSullvn] William Sullivan. Traditional Irish Music. William Sullivan (accordion).
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~19964#3
[DByrn] Dermot Byrne. Dermot Byrne. Dermot Byrne (accordion).
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Bibliography

According to my research, there are zero transcriptions that sound very similar to this tune anywhere in the indexed books, regardless of tune title. Try my recommended links to other indexes if you need a transcription. To learn to play this tune, simply learn it from another musician or study the recording(s) listed above. See also: Tips for Learning Irish Traditional Music.

Year of the oldest source for this tune, considering the recordings and transcriptions listed above (note that I concentrate on sources after 1900): 1981