Irish Traditional Music Tune Index
Tune ID#1179 (Maggie Pickens)
|Rhythm ?||Bars||8-bar phrase structure||Mode ?|
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).|
[WW 1] The Wheels of the World. Early Irish-American Music. Classic Recordings from the 1920s and 1930s. Vol. 1.
[IDM 1] Irish Dance Music. The Four Provinces Orchestra.
[TDrty] Tom Doherty. Take the Bull by the Horns. Tom Doherty (accordion).
[RBys 3] Randal Bays. Dig with It. Randal Bays (fiddle, guitar, harp).
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 #114 in [A] Hugh McDermott. Allan's "Irish Fiddler."|
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?