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Irish Traditional Music Tune Index
Tune ID#261 (Cailín na Gruaige Doinne)

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Type ?Mode ?
SongD Major
Titles ? given to this tune in the sources listed below (plus notes of mine about this tune):
Cailín na Gruaige Doinne / The Brown-haired Girl (1st in set Anto's Gambit on WFO 3) (also as air included here)
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Discography cd

Here are all recordings of this song – considering only the indexed recordings.

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Year
Recorded
Track
#Tune?
[Album code] Artist. Title (Link to Album Info page). Performers (instruments).
~19633#1
[Ch 1] The Chieftains. The Chieftains. Paddy Moloney (pipes, whistle), Michael Tubridy (flute, concertina), Seán Potts (whistle), Martin Fay (fiddle), David Fallon (bodhrán). For this tune: 1st time Paddy Moloney (pipes).
~199110#1
[LFinger] Joe McHugh and Barry Carroll. The Long Finger. An Mhéar Fhada. Joe McHugh (pipes, whistle, keyboard, bouzouki), Barry Carroll (hammered dulcimer, keyboard). For this tune: Barry (hammered dulcimer).
~199312#1
[DS 1] Dáithí Sproule. A Heart Made of Glass. Dáithí Sproule (vocals, guitar).
~19973#1
[BBg 2] Brendan Begley. We Won't Go Home 'til Morning. Brendan Begley (accordion, melodeon, vocals). For this tune: (vocals), with Liam O'Flynn (A pipes).
~20041.19#1
[WFO 3] Wooden Flute Obsession 3. Alan Doherty (Eb flute).

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In the above Discography, this tune is:

Played beforeOn Albums
Little Star
DS 1
Mother and Child Reel
WFO 3

Bibliography

Here are transcriptions of this song – considering only the indexed books, listed in chronological order.

Listing of published transcriptions of this tune.
On page 14 of [LPUP] Eithne and Brian Vallely. Learn to Play the Uilleann Pipes. [available]

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): 1963