Irish Traditional Music Tune Index
Tune ID#1209 (Maple Leaf)
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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).|
[DS 1] Dáithí Sproule. A Heart Made of Glass. Dáithí Sproule (vocals, guitar). For this tune: Liz Carroll (fiddle), Peter Ostroushko (mandolin).
[SailCrvt] Paddy O'Brien, Tom Schaefer, Paul Wehling, Erin Hart. The Sailor's Cravat. Paddy O'Brien (accordion), Tom Schaefer (fiddle), Paul Wehling (bouzouki), Erin Hart (vocals).
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 16 (Ceol) in [L] Alan's private loose music.|
|As reel #195 in [Cobb] Dan Cobb. Cobb's Music of Ireland.|
|As tune #200 in [FT] Randy Miller. The Fiddler's Throne.|
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?