MTGuru’s one hundred and sixty-six comments

  • Also Charlie Mulvihill’s …

    ... not Mulvihille's more…

  • Joanie Madden’s 4/4 setting

    Posted corrected 4/4 transcription of Joanie Madden's setting from Song of the Irish Whistle 2 (see comments): more…

  • Corrected ABC

    Hmmm. Like the poster's other contribution (Homesteaders) to the SOTIW2 album, this one doesn't quite understand the idea of pick-up notes and bar lines. more…

  • Correct album title

    Correct album title should be Song (not Songs) of the Irish Whistle, volume 2. more…

  • Correct ABC

    Oh dear, just came upon this. The ABC is substantially wrong. The tune should be in 3 not 4, and shifted by one beat: more…

  • Lovely Nancy

    Kenny, I found one online ABC collection which identifies the A major setting of this exact tune as "Lovely Nancy": more…

  • The Tripper’s

    This is the Julie Fowlis setting from her Cuilidh album. Despite the family resemblance to Old Woman of the Milldust https://thesession.org/tunes/9365 which may be the original source, to my ear this is different enough to merit a separate list... more…

  • Or maybe "The Blue Cays" or "The Blue Quais" ... :-) more…

  • Thank you, Joseph! more…

  • Here's my transcription, closer to what Brian plays on the Ceird an Cheoil vid, from my Chiff & Fipple posting. The mode is F# minor pentatonic. Since that's not an option on the main page here, Amajor is the closest related key that gives the needed F# a... more…