Irish Traditional Music Tune Index
Tune ID#1056 (Kitty in the Lane)
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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).|
[CmA 1] The Coleman Archive Vol. 1: The Living Tradition. Paddy Killoran (fiddle), Eleanor Neary (piano).
[PitS] Paddy in the Smoke. Jimmy Power (fiddle).
[CW] Matt Molloy and Sean Keane. Contentment Is Wealth. Matt Molloy (flute), Sean Keane (fiddle). For this tune: Matt Molloy (flute).
[JFtg] Joe Fitzgerald. Hills of Clare. Joe Fitzgerald (accordion).
[HB 3] Harry Bradley. The Night-Rambler's Companion. Harry Bradley (flute, whistle).
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 #796 in  Francis O'Neill and James O'Neill. The Dance Music of Ireland. 1001 Gems.|
|As reel #672 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?