Irish Traditional Music Tune Index
Tune ID#3717 (Planxty Hugh O'Donnell)
about these two bars
Basic musical information on this tune.
|Type ?||Mode ?|
given to this tune in the sources listed below (plus notes of mine about this tune):
Planxty Hugh O'Donnell / Hugh O' Donnell / Planxty O'Donnell
Here is the sole recording of this tune considering only the indexed recordings.
to hear the first 12 seconds.
|[Album code] Artist. Title. Performers (instruments).
[EOD] Eugene O'Donnell. Slow Airs and Set Dances. Eugene O'Donnell (fiddle).
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 recording listed above.
Listing of published transcriptions of this tune.
|As tune #682 in  Francis O'Neill and James O'Neill. O'Neill's Music of Ireland. |
|On page 240 of [Krsn] Miles Krassen. O'Neill's Music of Ireland. New and Revised. |
|As tune #127 in [Crln] The Complete Works of O'Carolan. |
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