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Tune ID#5514 (Eily Buckley's Fancy)

Transcription of first 2 bars of Eily Buckley's Fancy about these two bars
These two bars were transcribed by me from how this tune was played – the first time through – on the recording MCny 2 (details in the Discography below).
Basic musical information on this tune.
Rhythm ?Bars8-bar phrase structureMode ?
Polka32AABBD Major
Titles ? given to this tune in the sources listed below (plus notes of mine about this tune):
Eily Buckley's Fancy (2nd in set The Commons Polkas on MCny 2) (two, somewhat differing settings of the 2nd part are included here) (compare Johnny Leary's #2542)
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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.

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Year
Recorded
Track
#Tune?
[Album code] Artist. Title (Link to Album Info page). Performers (instruments).
~201016#2
[MCny 2] Michael Cooney. Just Piping. Michael Cooney (pipes).
~20141#3
[MCrJD 2] Jackie Daly and Matt Cranitch. Rolling On. Jackie Daly (accordion), Matt Cranitch (fiddle).
20155#1
[BOLCG] Bryan O'Leary, Colm Guilfoyle. Where the Bog Is. Bryan O'Leary (accordion), Colm Guilfoyle (flute).

Goes Well with . . .

In the above Discography, this tune is:

Played afterOn Albums
[untitled]
MCny 2
Pete Bradley's Polka
MCrJD 2
Played beforeOn Albums
Pádraig Ó Caoimh
MCny 2
You Broke My Cup and Saucer
BOLCG

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 #341 in [JOL] Terry Moylan. Johnny O'Leary of Sliabh Luachra. Dance Music from the Cork-Kerry Border. [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): 1993