O'Neill - Waifs and Strays of Gaelic Melody, Volume 1, Issue 1, Page 11

O'Neill - Waifs and Strays of Gaelic Melody, Volume 1, Issue 1, Page 11
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periodical Publisher
1922
periodical Editor
O'Neill, Capt. Francis
periodical Title
O'Neill - Waifs and Strays of Gaelic Melody
volume Number
1
issue Content
Plarixty Toby PeytoriMode rato co expressivoI-Sergt. Jas. ONeill5.I.I:I IV.!IIIr7 .I I.2:i mJIii j--- . i - _J: 7;:r.#r:r:r:Fr r.-ii ILT LJrAmong the compositions of Carolan the last of the Bards, noted down by Edward Bunting at the BelfastHarp Festival in 1792, wasPlanxty Toby Peyton ? as played by Hugh Higgins; but it was not published Un-til his third collection, Th Anci nt Music of freland appeared in 1840.Buntings setting with two others of distinctly different arrangement, was printed in OWciile Mu . ioof irelaiu1,Chica o,190R. The third setting which is here reproduced was known to John McFadden hail-ing from County Mayo, and to Sergt. Jas. ONeill from County Down. Both had learned the tune in prac-tically identical notation in their youth, and both played it in a style to indicate that whoever evolved theflowing rhythmic variant from the Bards original composition, was a versatile musical genius.I1-w.I-I V
issue Number
1
page Number
11
periodical Author
O'Neill, Capt. Francis
issue Publication Date
1980-01-01T00:00:00
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O'Neill - Waifs and Strays of Gaelic Melody

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