Irish Traditional Music Tune Index
Tune ID#929 (Jenny's Welcome to Charlie)
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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).|
[HG] Hugh Gillespie. Classic Recordings of Irish Traditional Fiddle Music. Hugh Gillespie (fiddle).
[JV] John Vesey. Sligo Fiddler. John Vesey (fiddle).
[DC1] The Drones and the Chanters. Irish Pipering. Séamus Ennis.
[BC 3] Bobby Casey. The Spirit of West Clare. Bobby Casey (fiddle, whistle).
[WC 3] Willie Clancy. The Pipering of Willie Clancy. Volume 2. Willie Clancy (pipes, whistle). For this tune: (pipes).
[KClns 1] Kathleen Collins. Traditional Music of Ireland. Kathleen Collins (fiddle).
[DD 2] De Danann. Selected Jigs Reels and Songs. Frankie Gavin (fiddle, flute, whistle), Charlie Piggot (banjo, melodeon, mandolin, whistle, bouzouki), Johnny Moynihan (vocals, bouzouki, mandolin, whistle, harmonica), Alec Finn (bouzouki), Johnny 'Ringo' McDonagh (bodhrán, bones).
[Dbl] Paddy Glackin and Paddy Keenan. Doublin'. Paddy Glackin (fiddle, viola), Paddy Keenan (pipes). For this tune: Glackin (fiddle)..
[FT] John Whelan, Eileen Ivers. Fresh Takes. John Whelan (accordion), Eileen Ivers (fiddle). For this tune: Eileen (fiddle).
[SetFree] Tola Custy and Cyril O'Donoghue. Setting Free. Tola Custy (fiddle), Cyril O'Donoghue (vocals, bouzouki, guitar).
[NR] Charlie Piggott and Gerry Harrington. The New Road. Charlie Piggott (accordion), Gerry Harrington (fiddle).
[BCw 1] Brian Conway. First through the Gate. Brian Conway (fiddle).
[MH 5] Martin Hayes and Dennis Cahill. Welcome Here Again. Martin Hayes (fiddle, viola), Dennis Cahill (guitar, mandolin, bass).
[Yanks 1] The Yanks. The Yanks. Isaac Alderson (flute, pipes), Dylan Foley (fiddle), Dan Gurney (accordion), Sean Earnest (guitar, bouzouki). For this tune: Isaac (pipes).
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.
|As tune #1456 in  Francis O'Neill and James O'Neill. O'Neill's Music of Ireland.|
|As tune #687 in  Francis O'Neill and James O'Neill. The Dance Music of Ireland. 1001 Gems.|
|As tune #261 in [CRE 2] Breandán Breathnach. Ceol Rince na hÉireann 2.|
|As tune #144 in [WC] Pat Mitchell. The Dance Music of Willie Clancy.|
|On page 142 of [Krsn] Miles Krassen. O'Neill's Music of Ireland. New and Revised.|
|On page 124 of [TOC] Tomás Ó Canainn. Traditional Music in Ireland.|
|As tune #45 in [LPF] Eithne and Brian Vallely. Learn to Play the Fiddle with Armagh Pipers Club.|
|On page 146 of [FF] David Brody. The Fiddler's Fakebook.|
|As reel #144 in [MM] Martin Mulvihill. First Collection of Traditional Irish Music.|
|As tune #81 in [Cr] Matt Cranitch. The Irish Fiddle Book.|
|On page 33 of [M] Phil Rubenzer. Midwestern Irish Session Tunes. 3rd Edition.|
|On page 55 of [M2] Phil Rubenzer. Midwestern Irish Session Tunes. Millennium Edition.|
|As reel #150 in [Cobb] Dan Cobb. Cobb's Music of Ireland.|
|As tune #180 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?