Tune Search
Sign in or join  to see your:     Home   Playlists   Practice Machine   Stats   Friends   Albums   Preferences   Sign out

Irish Traditional Music Tune Index
Tune ID#2398 (Within a Mile of Edinburgh Town)

Basic musical information on this tune.
Type ?
Piece
Titles ? given to this tune in the sources listed below (plus notes of mine about this tune):
Within a Mile of Edinburgh Town [This tune is not (yet?) part of the Irish tradition, but belongs rather to Cape Breton music.]
To get to your personal tune notes, Log in or Create an account
Note shared with my friends:

Note to myself only:
1 member plays this tune.
0 of them are your friends.

Suggest this Tune

To:
Comment to friend:
map of tune distribution
Where members are who play this tune.

Discography cd

Here is the sole recording of this tune considering only the indexed recordings.

Click play below to hear the first 12 seconds.
Year
Recorded
Track
#Tune?
[Album code] Artist. Title (Link to Album Info page). Performers (instruments).
~199614#2
[GOh] Gearóid Ó hAllmhuráin. Traditional Music from Clare and Beyond. Gearóid Ó hAllmhuráin (concertina, whistle).

Goes Well with . . .

In the above Discography, this tune is:

Played afterOn Albums
Da Slockit Light
GOh
Played beforeOn Albums
St. Andrew's Reel
GOh

Bibliography

According to my research, there are zero transcriptions that are musically very similar to this tune anywhere in the indexed books, regardless of tune title. Try my recommended links to other indexes if you need a transcription. To learn to play this tune, simply learn it from another musician or study the recording(s) listed above. See also: Tips for Learning Irish Traditional Music.

Year of the oldest source for this tune, considering the recordings and transcriptions listed above (note that I concentrate on sources after 1900): 1996