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Tune ID#4376 (All Hands Around)

Transcription of first 2 bars of All Hands Around about these two bars
These two bars were transcribed by me from how this tune was played – the first time through – on the recording JDr 2 (details in the Discography below).
Basic musical information on this tune.
Rhythm ?Bars8-bar phrase structureMode ?
Reel32AABBG Major
Titles ? given to this tune in the sources listed below (plus notes of mine about this tune):
All Hands Around (note that 1st part is the same as the 1st part of The Tipsy Parson included here in book FT, a tune which the more modern Ralph Page thought he had composed) (compare distantly Limber Up #4718)
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Discography cd

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.

Click play below to hear the first 12 seconds.
Year
Recorded
Track
#Tune?
[Album code] Artist. Title (Link to Album Info page). Performers (instruments).
199515#2
[JDr 2] Joe Derrane. Return to Inis Mór. Joe Derrane (accordion).
~20153#2
[OMcD 2] Oisín Mac Diarmada. The Green Branch. An Géagán Glas. Oisín Mac Diarmada (fiddle).

Goes Well with . . .

In the above Discography, this tune is:

Played afterOn Albums
Jenny Picking Cockles
JDr 2
Avonmore
OMcD 2

Bibliography

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 musical matches to this tune as played on the recordings listed above.

Listing of published transcriptions of this tune.
As tune #1188 in [1850] Francis O'Neill and James O'Neill. O'Neill's Music of Ireland. [available]
As tune #467 in [1001] Francis O'Neill and James O'Neill. The Dance Music of Ireland. 1001 Gems. [available]
On page 93 of [Krsn] Miles Krassen. O'Neill's Music of Ireland. New and Revised. [available]
As tune #73 in [Cr] Matt Cranitch. The Irish Fiddle Book. [available]
As tune #258 in [FT] Randy Miller. The Fiddler's Throne. [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): 1903