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Tune ID#725 (Give Us Another)

Transcription of first 2 bars of Give Us Another 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 1 (details in the Discography below).
Basic musical information on this tune.
Rhythm ?Bars8-bar phrase structureMode ?
Reel32AABBD Major
Titles ? given to this tune in the sources listed below (plus notes of mine about this tune):
Give Us Another / Gleann Coise Binne / Gleann Coiste Binne / The Melodious Foot of the Glen / The Foot of the Glen / Old Mickey McKiernan's (1st in set Mickey's Reels on MMcG 4)
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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).
19498#1
[TnRadio] Tuning the Radio. Denis Murphy (fiddle).
199412#1
[JDr 1] Joe Derrane with Felix Dolan. Give Us Another. Joe Derrane (accordion), Felix Dolan (piano).
~20105#1
[MMcG 4] Michael McGoldrick. Aurora. Michael McGoldrick (flute, pipes, mandolin, dobro, vocals, guitar). For this tune: (pipes, flute).
~201014#1
[CGJS 1] Colm Gannon, Jesse Smith and John Blake. The Ewe with the Crooked Horn. Colm Gannon (accordion, melodeon), Jesse Smith (fiddle), John Blake (flute, guitar, piano).

Goes Well with . . .

In the above Discography, this tune is:

Played beforeOn Albums
Road to Town
TnRadio
Corner House
JDr 1
Stone in the Field
CGJS 1
My Sweetheart Jane
MMcG 4

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 #1530 in [1850] Francis O'Neill and James O'Neill. O'Neill's Music of Ireland. [available]
As tune #746 in [1001] Francis O'Neill and James O'Neill. The Dance Music of Ireland. 1001 Gems. [available]
As tune #191 in volume 1 of [R] Francis Roche. The Roche Collection of Traditional Irish Music. 3 vols. [available]
As tune #86 in volume 3 of [R] Francis Roche. The Roche Collection of Traditional Irish Music. 3 vols. [available]
On page 157 of [Krsn] Miles Krassen. O'Neill's Music of Ireland. New and Revised. [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