Irish Traditional Music Tune Index
Tune ID#521 (Doctor Gilbert)
|Rhythm ?||Bars||8-bar phrase structure||Mode ?|
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.
|[Album code] Artist. Title. Performers (instruments).|
[MC] Michael Coleman. Michael Coleman 1891-1945. Michael Coleman (fiddle).
[JV] John Vesey. Sligo Fiddler. John Vesey (fiddle).
[SK 1] Seán Keane. Gusty's Frolicks. Seán Keane (fiddle).
[JD 4] John Doherty. Bundle and Go. John Doherty (fiddle).
[AM] Andy McGann and Paul Brady. It's A Hard Road to Travel. Andy McGann (fiddle), Paul Brady (guitar).
[ApW] Brian Conway and Tony DeMarco. The Apple in Winter. Irish Music in New York. Brian Conway (fiddle), Tony DeMarco (fiddle).
[DMeehan] Danny Meehan. Navvy on the Shore. Danny Meehan (fiddle).
[JK 1] James Kelly. "Capel Street". James Kelly (fiddle).
[Di] Ditherum. Reeling between Bars. Catherine Drapier (vocals, guitar), Eileen Healy (vocals, guitar), Edel Sullivan (fiddle), Pádraig Kelleher (flute), Donal Lyons (percussion). For this tune: Edel (fiddle).
[GOC 1] Gerry O'Connor. Time to Time. Gerry O'Connor (banjo, guitar, fiddle).
[PG 2] Paddy Glackin. Rabharta Ceoil. In Full Spate. Paddy Glackin (fiddle), Dónal Lunny (bouzouki, guitar, bodhrán).
[MMM] Music at Matt Molloy's. Seán Smyth (fiddle), Matt Molloy and Paul McGrattan (flutes).
[JDr 2] Joe Derrane. Return to Inis Mór. Joe Derrane (accordion).
[Whr] Paddy Glackin and Robbie Hannan. The Whirlwind. Paddy Glackin (fiddle), Robbie Hannan (pipes). For this tune: (B pipes), (fiddle).
[KB IC] Kevin Burke. In Concert. Kevin Burke (fiddle).
[Lu 2] Lúnasa. Otherworld. Kevin Crawford (flute, whistle, bodhrán), Seán Smyth (fiddle, whistle, viola), Trevor Hutchinson (double bass, cello), Donogh Hennessy (guitar). For this tune: Sean (fiddle).
[A AS] Altan. Another Sky. Mairéad Ní Mhaonaigh (fiddle, vocals), Ciaran Tourish (fiddle, whistle, vocals), Dermot Byrne (accordion), Ciaran Curran (bouzouki), Mark Kelly (guitar, vocals), Dáithi Sproule (guitar, vocals).
[PHGH 2] Peter Horan and Gerry Harrington. The Merry Love to Play. Peter Horan (flute), Gerry Harrington (fiddle).
[SWlsh 5] Séamus Walshe. Turas. Séamus Walshe (accordion). For this tune: with Eimear (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.
|On page 63 of [RM] Randy Miller and Jack Perron. Irish Traditional Fiddle Music.|
|As tune #180 in [CRE 1] Breandán Breathnach. Ceol Rince na hÉireann 1.|
|As tune #228 in [CRE 2] Breandán Breathnach. Ceol Rince na hÉireann 2.|
|On page 67 of [NF] Allen Feldman. The Northern Fiddler.|
|As tune #21 in [SIMB] Tony Sullivan. Sully's Irish Music Book.|
|On page 118 of [Cr] Matt Cranitch. The Irish Fiddle Book.|
|On page 16 of [M] Phil Rubenzer. Midwestern Irish Session Tunes. 3rd Edition.|
|On page 308 of [CITM] Fintan Vallely. The Companion to Irish Traditional Music.|
|On page 25 of [M2] Phil Rubenzer. Midwestern Irish Session Tunes. Millennium Edition.|
|As reel #63 in [Cobb] Dan Cobb. Cobb's Music of Ireland.|
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?