Irish Traditional Music Tune Index
Tune ID#653 (Flowing Tide)
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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).|
[BHCMoher] Sean Ryan, Kathleen Ryan, Pat Lyons. Back Home to the Cliffs of Mohir [sic]. Sean Ryan (fiddle), Pat Lyons (accordion), Kathleen Ryan (piano).
[RtHaMtD] Round the House and Mind the Dresser. Matt Hayes (accordion), Billy Clifford (flute).
[TrsCl] Turas Cheoil. A Musical Odyssey: A compilation of music from the traditional musicians of Toronto. Joe Byrne (flute), Kevin Finnegan (accordion), David Papazian (fiddle).
[CKeane 1] Conor Keane. Cooley's House. Conor Keane (accordion).
[EI 1] Eileen Ivers. Eileen Ivers. Traditional Irish Music. Eileen Ivers (fiddle, mandolin, rainstick).
[CDrny 3] Chris Droney. The Fertile Rock. Chris Droney (accordion).
[JLavelle] John Lavelle. @Home Alone. John Lavelle (accordion).
[RoClare] Riches of Clare. Chris Droney (concertina), Michael Kelleher, Francis Droney, Aine McGrath.
[LMlltt 2] Larry Mallette. A Stroll in the Park. Larry Mallette (flute).
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 #1750 in  Francis O'Neill and James O'Neill. O'Neill's Music of Ireland.|
|As tune #66 in volume 1 of [B&S] D[avid] Bulmer and N[eil] Sharpley. Music from Ireland. 4 vols.|
|On page 209 of [Krsn] Miles Krassen. O'Neill's Music of Ireland. New and Revised.|
|As tune #83 in [DM 2] Dave Mallinson. 100 Enduring Irish Session Tunes.|
|As hp #24 in [Cobb] Dan Cobb. Cobb's Music of Ireland.|
|As tune #252 in [Raff] Lesl Harker. 300 Tunes from Mike Rafferty.|
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?