## Four comments

### Not a Waltz, but an Air

Taken from O’Neill’s, #31

Collected by F. O’Neill

See also http://www.irishtune.info/tune/236/

### O’Neill’s #32

Collected from J. O’Neill

X: 1

T: An Droighneán Donn

M: 3/4

L: 1/8

R: waltz

K: Dmaj

D-E | (F>E F)(ABc) | d3 c (BA/2F/2) | (~E4D2) | {E}D2z2(AB/2c/2) |

d2 (d>e) (fd) | {f}e2 (d>c) (BA) | F>A B3 c | (B>A) A2 (AB/2c/2) |

d2 (d>e) (fd) | {f}e2 (d>c) (BA) | FA Bd (c/2d/2e/2f/2) | d2z2 (A,>B,) |

(D>E F>E) FA | (Bc) (d>c) (BA/2F/2) | (~E4D2) | ~D4 ||

### O’Neill’s #33

Collected from Mrs. Lavin

X: 1

T: An Droighneán Donn

M: 3/4

L: 1/8

R: waltz

K: Gmaj

D2 | G2 (B/2d/2) (f/2a/2) g2 | f>(e dB/2G/2) A2 | ~B2 {d}(3(cAF) G>G | G4 ||

(de/2f/2) | (g>f) ga (b<g) | (a>f) d3 (f/2a/2) | g>e fd (3(edB) | d4 (de/2f/2) |

(g>f) ga (b<g) | a>f d3 (f/2a/2) | g>e fd (3(edB) | d4 (B>A) |

G2 (B/2d/2) (f/2a/2) g2 | f>(e dB/2G/2) A2 | ~B2 {d}(3(cAF) G>G | G4 ||

### From Petrie’s collection

# 451

Original, in Eb:

X:1

T: The Brown Thorn, correctly set"

M: 3/4

L: 1/8

Z: Petrie’s #451

K: Eb

ABA|:B2 G Bcd|e2 BB cB/2A/2|G2 FG F>E|E3:|

|:ABA|B2 G Bcd|(e2 e)e fe|d2 Bd cB|B3 ABA|

B2 GB cd|e2 BB cB/2A/2|G2 FG F>E|E3:||

Transposed to D:

X:1

T:The Brown Thorn, correctly set

M:3/4

L:1/8

Z:Petrie’s #451

K:Dmaj

GAG|:A2 F ABc|d2 AA BA/2G/2|F2 EF E>D|D3:|

|:GAG|A2 F ABc|(d2 d)d ed|c2 Ac BA|A3 GAG|

A2 FA Bc|d2 AA BA/2G/2|F2 EF E>D|D3:||