Irish Traditional Music Tune Index
Tune ID#1977 (Trumpet)
about these two bars
Basic musical information on this tune.
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given to this tune in the sources listed below (plus notes of mine about this tune):
Trumpet, The / Trumpet Hornpipe (2nd in set Captain Pugwash on AcrPond) (also in G)
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.
to hear the first 12 seconds.
|[Album code] Artist. Title. Performers (instruments).
[TDMI] Traditional Dance Music of Ireland. The Jimmy Hogan Trio.
[AcrPond] Across the Pond. Across the Pond. Kevin Griffin (banjo), Roger Burridge (fiddle), Michael Shorrock (bouzouki), Quentin Cooper (mandolin, guitar, bass).
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.
Listing of published transcriptions of this tune.
|As tune #1586 in  Francis O'Neill and James O'Neill. O'Neill's Music of Ireland. |
|As tune #1587 in  Francis O'Neill and James O'Neill. O'Neill's Music of Ireland. |
|As tune #833 in  Francis O'Neill and James O'Neill. The Dance Music of Ireland. 1001 Gems. |
|On page 171 of [Krsn] Miles Krassen. O'Neill's Music of Ireland. New and Revised. |
|On page 214 of [M2] Phil Rubenzer. Midwestern Irish Session Tunes. Millennium Edition. |
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?
Year of the oldest source for this tune, considering the recordings and transcriptions listed above (note that I concentrate on sources after 1900): 1903