No connection whatsover with other tunes of the same name already posted here.
A tune that’s played at the Golden Guinea pub session, Bristol, UK.
Quite a nice rendering of the tune here …
… albeit rather spoilt by progressively speeding it up and racing away with it …
Johnny Is Gone To France
Again another reel from the munster pipers vol I . 115 James Goodman manuscripts ITMA
This tune is a setting of a tune already posted here:
@ Mix O’Lydian : Did the search (title and abc) but nothing showed up. Would have posted it as another setting otherwise. Could this be corrected? Jeremy?
Johnny is gone to france
played very beautifully as a slow tune.
stefanremy: " … Did the search (title and abc) but nothing showed up."
I’ve hit the same problem myself. For some reason, a search from within session.org won’t always find an alt title.
However, a Google search invariably will do:
For example, using these search words …
session.org tunes johnny France
… Google will find it!
To have your new setting moved you will need to send a message to Jeremy.
Johnny Is Gone To France, X:2
I hope this setting comes close to the slow version which I like personally very much..
@Mix O’Lydian made my request to Jeremy.
Johnny’s Gone To France, X:4
This is the way I’ve always heard it. The two 16ths 8th figures are played with separate bow strokes.