Source: John McFadden in O’Neill’s Music of Ireland1
Appears in the ‘Marches and Miscellaneous’ section of Music of Ireland. Possibly a composition of McFadden’s2. An altogether different tune with this title appears in DMI3. O’Neill’s account of McFadden from Irish Minstrels and Musicians can be found here.
- Francis O’Neill, O’Neill’s Music of Ireland: Eighteen Hundred and Fifty Melodies. Chicago, Lyon & Healy, 1903, #1843, p.346.
- Not found in any earlier collections in the Bibliography here:
Paul DeGrae, Sources of tunes in O’Neill’s Music of Ireland and Dance Music of Ireland, 2017 (rev.2021). https://www.irishtune.info/public/oneill-sources.htm (accessed 23/1/23)
- Francis O’Neill, The Dance Music of Ireland (1001 Gems). Chicago, Lyon & Healy, 1907, #993, p.171.