Buckley’s Fancy reel

Also known as After The Sun Goes Down, Buckley’s, Lucifer Lost And Found.

There are 20 recordings of this tune.

This tune has been recorded together with The Mason’s Apron (a few times).

Buckley’s Fancy appears in 2 other tune collections.

Buckley’s Fancy has been added to 2 tune sets.

Buckley's Fancy has been added to 55 tunebooks.

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Six settings

1
X: 1
T: Buckley's Fancy
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
D2|:G2BG dGBG|1 ABcd (3efg dB:|2 ABAG FDEF:||
G2BG dGBG|ABcd efga|(3bag (3agf gedB|GBAF G2ef|
|:g2ga gede|gabg agef|g2ga gedB|1 GBAF G2ef:|2 GBAF G4||
2
X: 2
T: Buckley's Fancy
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
G2BG dGBG|c3d efgz|G2BG dGBG|ABAG FA (3DEF|
G2BG dGBG|c3d efga|bgga gedB|1 GBAF GBdB:|2 GBAF GABd||
|:~g3a gede|g2bg ageg|~a3b ageg|agbg agef|
~g3a gede|g2bg agef|~g3a gedB|1 GBAF GABd:|2 GBAF GBdB||
3
X: 3
T: Buckley's Fancy
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
G2BG DGBG|cGcd edBA|G2BG DGBG|~A2AG FDEF|
G2BG DGBG|cGcd efga|beae gedB|GB (3AGF ~G2G2:|
~g2ga gede|g2bg ageg|~a2ab agef|~g2bg eBde|
~g2ga gede|g2bg agef|gbaf gedB|GB (3AGF ~G2G2:|
4
X: 4
T: Buckley's Fancy
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
|:G2BG DGBG|cGcd edBA|G2BG DGBG|A3G FDEF|
G2BG DGBG|cGcd efga|beae gedB|GB (3AGF G2G2:|
g3a gede|g2bg ageg|a3b agef|g2bg eBde|
g3a gede|g2bg agef|gbaf gedB|GB (3AGF G2G2:|
# Added by JACKB .
5
X: 5
T: Buckley's Fancy
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
|:EF||G2BG dGBG|A2 (3Bcd efge|G2BG dGBG|A2DE FDEF|
G2BG dGBG|A2 (3Bcd egfa|bgfa gedB|GBAF G2:|
|:ef|g2ga gede|g2bg agef|g2ga gede|agbg agef|
g2ga gedg|a2ab agfg|beae gedB|GB (3AGF G2:|
6
X: 6
T: Buckley's Fancy
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
(3DEF |: G2 BG DGBG|ABcd egdB|G2 BG DGBG|~A2 AG FDEF|
G2 BG DGBG|ABcd efga|bgaf gedB|1GBAF G2 (3DEF :|2GBAF G2 (3Bcd|
|: ~g2 ga gede|eabg ageg|agab agef |eabg ~e2 de|
~g2 ga gede|eabg agef|~g2 ga gedB|1GBAF G2 (3Bcd :|2GBAF G2 (3DEF||

Four comments

Buckley’s Fancy

I don’t like the submitted transcription very much. The transcriber has tried to save time and energy but has only ended up missing important bits of the tune in the B-part.

Here’s a simplified transcription of how it appears on Dervish’s Playing With Fire:

X: 1
T: Buckley’s Fancy
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
R: reel
K: Gmaj
G2BG dGBG|c3d efgz|G2BG dGBG|ABAG FA (3DEF|
G2BG dGBG|c3d efga|bgga gedB|1 GBAF GBdB:|2 GBAF GABd||
|:~g3a gede|g2bg ageg|~a3b ageg|agbg agef|
~g3a gede|g2bg agef|~g3a gedB|1 GBAF GABd:|2 GBAF GBdB||

Buckley’s Fancy, X:6

This version is from Leo Rowsome’s Collection of Irish Music. The tune is related to, but NOT the same tune as, After The Sun Goes Down.