Irish Traditional Music Tune Index
Tune ID#415 (Johnny Cronin's Reel)
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Here is the sole recording of this tune considering only the indexed recordings.
|[Album code] Artist. Title. Performers (instruments).|
[BnkShn] Paddy O'Brien, Séamus Connolly. The Banks of the Shannon. Paddy O'Brien (accordion), Séamus Connolly (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.
|As tune #40 in volume 4 of [B&S] D[avid] Bulmer and N[eil] Sharpley. Music from Ireland. 4 vols.|
|As tune #23 in [P50] Brian and Eithne Vallely. Play 50 Reels.|
|As reel #37 in [MM] Martin Mulvihill. First Collection of Traditional Irish Music.|
|As tune #3 in [DM 2] Dave Mallinson. 100 Enduring Irish Session Tunes.|
|As tune #183 in [FT] Randy Miller. The Fiddler's Throne.|
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?