Father John Angus Rankin reel

Also known as Fr. John Angus Rankin.

There are 11 recordings of a tune by this name.

A tune by this name has been recorded together with Harry Bradshaw’s (a few times), The Trip To Dublin (a few times), John MacColl’s Farewell (a few times), Johnny Muise’s (a few times) and Kay Girroir (a few times).

Father John Angus Rankin has been added to 1 tune set.

Father John Angus Rankin has been added to 11 tunebooks.

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Three settings

X: 1
T: Father John Angus Rankin
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Bmin
C |B,2 BA BdcB | cAeA cAAC | B,2 BA BdcB | cfec dBBC |
B,2 BA B/c/d cB | cAeA cAAe | fedc d2 c/B/A | FDEC DB,B, |
g |f2 df afdf | cAeA cAAg | f/f/f df afdf | cAec dB B/B/g |
f/g/f df af d/e/f | A/A/A cA eA A/A/e | fedc dcBA | FDEC B,3 |]
X: 2
T: Father John Angus Rankin
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Bmin
C |B,2BA BdcB | cAeA cAAC | B,2 BA BdcB | Afec dBBC |
B,2 BA BdcB | cAeA cAAc | fedc dcBA | FDEC DB,B, |
g |f2 df afdf | cAeA cAAg | f2 df afdf | cAec dBBg |
f2 df afdB | (3AAA cA eAce | fedc dcBA | FDEC DB,B, |]
X: 3
T: Father John Angus Rankin
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Bmin
C |"Bm"B,2BA BdcB|"A"cAeA cAAC|"Bm"B,2 BA BdcB|"A"Afec "Bm"dBBC|
"Bm"B,2 BA BdcB|"A"cAeA cAAe|"D"{g}fedc "Bm"dcBA|"D"FD"A"EC "Bm"DB,B,||
g|"D"f2 df afdf|"A"cAeA cAAg|"D"f/f/f df afdf|"A"cAec "Bm"dBBg|
"D"(ef)df afdf|"A"A/A/A cA eAce|"D"{g}fedc "Bm"dcBA|"D"FD"A"EC "Bm"DB,B,|]
# Added by Tate .

Two comments

“Father John Angus Rankin” ~ a reel by Jerry Holland

Another transcription of this can be found here:
"Jerry Holland’s Collection of Fiddle Tunes"
Tunes from the repertoire of Jerry Holland, edited by Paul Cranford, Cranford Publications - 1988
http://www.cranfordpub.com/books/holland.htm

Page 38 of the first edition, page 18 of the newer edition:
"Father John Angus Rankin" ~ a reel by Jerry Holland

Cranford Publications
http://www.cranfordpub.com/

X: 2 ~ “Father John Angus Rankin” - C: Jerry Holland ~ rescued duplication

# Posted by Jürgen - September 6th, 2009
https://thesession.org/tunes/9547 (the march by the same name)

This one’s billed as track 12, tune 2 on Jerry Holland’s album, Master Cape Breton Fiddler, but it’s not. Here’s the tune on that recording:

X:1
T:Fr. John Angus Rankin
S:Jerry Holland
M:C|
K:Bmin
C |\
B,2BA BdcB | cAeA cAAC | B,2 BA BdcB | Afec dBBC |
B,2 BA BdcB | cAeA cAAc | fedc dcBA | FDEC DB,B, |
g |\
f2 df afdf | cAeA cAAg | f2 df afdf | cAec dBBg |
f2 df afdB | (3AAA cA eAce | fedc dcBA | FDEC DB,B, |]