Irish Traditional Music Tune Index
Tune ID#1595 (Planxty Irwin)
|Type ?||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).|
[Plx 1] Planxty. Planxty. Liam O'Flynn (pipes, whistle), Andy Irvine (vocals, mandola, mandolin, hurdy-gurdy, harmonica), Donal Lunny (vocals, bouzouki, guitar, bodhrán), Christy Moore (vocals, guitar, harmonica, bodhrán). For this tune: Andy Irvine (hurdy gurdy), Liam O'Flynn (pipes).
[THny 1] Therese Honey. Mosaic. Therese Honey (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 #677 in  Francis O'Neill and James O'Neill. O'Neill's Music of Ireland.|
|As tune #26 in volume 3 of [LPTW] Eithne Vallely. Learn to Play the Tin Whistle.|
|On page 239 of [Krsn] Miles Krassen. O'Neill's Music of Ireland. New and Revised.|
|On page 220 of [FF] David Brody. The Fiddler's Fakebook.|
|On page 43 of [Cr] Matt Cranitch. The Irish Fiddle Book.|
|As tune #59 in [Crln] The Complete Works of O'Carolan.|
|On page 19 of [Crln] The Complete Works of O'Carolan.|
|As ocar #13 in [Cobb] Dan Cobb. Cobb's Music of Ireland.|
|As tune #88 in [DM 4] Dave Mallinson. 100 Vital Irish Session 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?