Miss McGuinness reel

Also known as Iníon Mhic Aonghusa.

There are 11 recordings of a tune by this name.

A tune by this name has been recorded together with Miss Langford’s (a few times) and Siobhan O’Donnell’s (a few times).

Miss McGuinness has been added to 12 tunebooks.

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Two settings

X: 1
T: Miss McGuinness
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Ador
eaab a2ge | dega g2ed | eaab a2ge | dBGA BAA2 |
eaab a2ge | dega g2ga | bgaf gfed | BGEF GABA ||
A2eA ~A2eA | A2eA dBGB | A2eA ~A2BG | EFGA BABG |
A2eA ~A2eA | A2eA dBGB | A2eA ~A2BG | EFGA BAA2 ||
X: 2
T: Miss McGuinness
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Ador
|:eaab a2ge | dega g2ed | eaab a2ge | dBGA BAA2 |
eaab a2ge | dega g3a | bgaf gfed | BGEF GABG ||
|:A2eA A2eA | A2eA dBGB | A2eA A2BG | EFGA BABG |
A2eA A2eA | A2eA dBGB | A2eA A2BG | EFGA BAA2 ||
# Added by JACKB .

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Miss Mc Guinness

Attributed to James McMahon. I just got this tune from Harry Bradley’s podcast and it became an instant favourite of mine. Sits very well on the flute, obviously. :~)

http://errantelbows.podbean.com/e/mcmahon-project-miss-mcguinness-reel/

From The Fiddler’s Companion:

>> MISS McGUINNESS [2] (Iníon Mhic Aonghusa). Irish, Reel. A Dorian. Standard tuning. AB. This “Miss McGuinness” is not the usual tune that goes by this name. Source for notated version: from the playing of James McMahon (County Fermanagh) collected in the mid-20th century by Liam Donnelly (County Tyrone and Belfast) [Breathnach]. Breathnach (CRÉ IV), 1996; No. 172, pgs. 80-81.

http://www.ibiblio.org/fiddlers/MISSKA_MISSRU.htm