Irish Traditional Music Tune Index
Tune ID#3719 (Bonnie Lass O' Bonn Accord)
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):
Bonnie Lass O' Bonn Accord, The / The Bonnie Lass o' Bon Accord / Bonnie Lass o' Bon Accord / Bonnie Lass of Bon Accord / (composed by J. Scott Skinner) [This tune is not (yet?) part of the Irish tradition, but belongs rather to Scottish music.]
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).
[EOD] Eugene O'Donnell. Slow Airs and Set Dances. Eugene O'Donnell (fiddle).
[CFF 3] Celtic Fiddle Festival. Kevin Burke, Johnny Cunningham, Christian Lemaître. Rendezvous. Kevin Burke (fiddle), Johnny Cunningham (fiddle), Christian Lemaître (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 recordings listed above.
Listing of published transcriptions of this tune.
|As tune #54 in [Sc] Scottish Fiddle Tunes. |
|On page 53 of [FF] David Brody. The Fiddler's Fakebook. |
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