Irish Traditional Music Tune Index
Tune ID#126 (Behind the Bush in the Garden)
|Rhythm ?||Bars||8-bar phrase structure||Mode ?|
|Single jig||32||AABB||A Dorian|
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).|
[AMPR] Andy McGann and Paddy Reynolds. Andy McGann and Paddy Reynolds. Andy McGann (fiddle), Paddy Reynolds (fiddle).
[JD 4] John Doherty. Bundle and Go. John Doherty (fiddle).
[JW 1] John Williams. John Williams. John Williams (accordion, concertina). For this tune: (concertina), with Martin Hayes (fiddle).
[GL1] The Dance Music of Ireland. Jigs and Reels. John Williams (concertina), with Martin Hayes (fiddle).
[DCB 1] The Doon Céilí Band. Around the World for Sport. Paddy O'Brien (accordion), Kate Dowling (flute), Laura MacKenzie (flute), Brian Miller (flute), Jode Dowling (fiddle), Django Amerson (fiddle), Sean Egan (piano).
[RBys 3] Randal Bays. Dig with It. Randal Bays (fiddle, guitar, harp).
[Yanks 2] The Yanks. Haymaker. Dan Gurney (accordion), Dylan Foley (fiddle, whistle), Sean Earnest (guitar, bouzouki), Isaac Alderson (flute, pipes, tenor saxophone, 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 #1114 in  Francis O'Neill and James O'Neill. O'Neill's Music of Ireland.|
|As tune #398 in  Francis O'Neill and James O'Neill. The Dance Music of Ireland. 1001 Gems.|
|As tune #296#3 in volume 2 of [R] Francis Roche. The Roche Collection of Traditional Irish Music. 3 vols.|
|On page 76 of [Krsn] Miles Krassen. O'Neill's Music of Ireland. New and Revised.|
|On page 181 of [NF] Allen Feldman. The Northern 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?