GLADYS' CELTIC CORNER ~ PAGE 2
(AN 'ASHOKAN FAREWELL' ~ In memory, Debso)
(Play us a tune Deb)

'Ashokan Farewell'





"CELTIC" FIDDLING ~ MIDI FILES and SHEET MUSIC
Reels, Hornpipes, Jigs, Strathspeys, Laments, Airs,
Marches and some Celtic Songs


NOTE:

(For a 'Mixed Bag' of all types fiddling
with Midis and Sheet Music ~ CLICK HERE:
CELTIC CORNER INDEX PAGE)


NOW...THE CELTIC FIDDLING.....

(Some MIDIS on this site feature "Fiddle Music";if not available
Midis sequenced with other Instruments are used for sample of melody)





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***REELS***

ALLENS REEL (Ricker)
MIDI~~SHEET MUSIC

ANGELINE THE BAKER
MIDI~~SHEET MUSIC

ANGUS CAMPBELL (Ricker)
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ARCHIE MENZIES
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BALLINASLOE FAIR REEL (Ricker)
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THE BEATRICE REEL Ricker)
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BETTY LOU'S REEL (Rankin Family Arr.-Ricker)
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BIG JOHN MC NEIL (Ricker)
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BILLY IN THE LOWGROUND
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BLIND MANS REEL(Ricker)
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BOAT STREET LASSES
(Mrs. S.Ryan,fiddle)
MIDI sequenced by Ron Clarke*
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BONNIE ANNIE REEL
(Also playable as Strathspey)
(By 18th century Fiddler Daniel Dow
MIDI is arranged as STRATHSPEY
then as a REEL-multitrack)

MIDI~~SHEET MUSIC


BOYS OF MALIN REEL
(John Doherty, fiddle)
MIDI sequenced by Ron Clarke*
CKUCJ FOR MIDI

BUCKLEYS FANCY
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(The)CELEBRATED OPERA REEL
Dennis Murphy, fiddle
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MIDI sequenced by Ron Clarke*


COMING HOME FROM THE BOG
-Paddy Ryan, fiddle
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MIDI sequenced by Ron Clarke*


COPPER AND BRASS
Tommy Peoples,fiddle
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MIDI sequenced by Ron Clarke*


DROWSY MAGGIE
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DUSTY MILLER
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FAERY DANCE
Niel Gow, 18th century
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Sean Keane,fiddle
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MIDI sequenced by Ron Clarke*


(The)HARE IN THE CORNER
-Jack Connell,fiddle
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MIDI sequenced by Ron Clarke*


(THE) HIGHLANDERS KNEEBUCKLE
(Johnny Henry, fiddle)
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MIDI sequenced by Ron Clarke*


HIGH ROAD TO LINTON
also known as "Jenny's Gone to Linton"
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HUGHIE SHORTIE'S REEL
By Johnny Wilmot; (Hughie MacDonald is a character, from
Inverness, who every fiddler knows and likes; Hughie follows
all the Cape Breton fiddlers around with his tape recorder
collecting their music.

SHEET MUSIC


ICEY BLUE DAYS (Jerry Holland)
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ISLA SIDE LASSES REEL
(19th century, Alexander Walker)
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JACKY TAR
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JEAN'S REEL
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JENNY DANG THE WEAVER -Scottish,18th century
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JOHNNY SULLIVAN REEL
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JOHNNY WILMOT'S FIDDLE (REEL)
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LADY FRANCIS SCOT'S REEL (D. Dow)
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(The)LARK IN THE MORNING
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Cynthia MacLeod Plays....
CLICK FOR 'REAL PLAYER' MUSIC CLIP
MEDLEY....
Lord MacDonald's Reel, Sheehan's Reel, Mason's
Apron, Miller's Reel and Big John MacNeil...
A 16 year old Fiddler from Harrington, P.E.I., Canada
More info on her ...see 'Fiddling Links' page



(The)MAID BEHIND THE BAR
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(The)MASON'S APRON
Patrick Kelly,fiddle
CLICK FOR MIDI
MIDI sequenced by Ron Clarke*


MRS.AUGUSTUS MURPHY REEL
Composer~ Dan R. MacDonald;
Solo Fiddler ~Raymond Ellis;
INSTRUCTIONAL PROJECT (1989) titled
"A Tribute to Dan R. MacDonald"

CLICK ~'REAL PLAYER' for this medley)


PIGEON ON A GATE
A fast Amixolydian Scottish Reel
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(The) POPE'S TOE
Denis Murphy, fiddle
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MIDI sequenced by Ron Clarke*


RAKES OF MALLOW
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SAINT ANNE'S REEL
(also know as Saint Agathe's) - Key of D
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SOLDIER'S JOY
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SWALLOWTAIL REEL
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WEST MABOU REEL
SHEET MUSIC
("Popular dance tune, composed in Cape Breton;


WHISKEY BEFORE BREAKFAST
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***HORNPIPES***

BEESWING HORNPIPE
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BOBBY CASEYS HORNPIPE
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FISHERS HORNPIPE
(sheet music J&D Donaldson, Bill Holmes)
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FLOWERS OF EDINBURGH
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(Stanton Taylor)

GOLDEN EAGLE HORNPIPE (Arr. Mark O'connor)
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HIGH LEVEL HORNPIPE
(Scott Skinner)
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***JIGS***

(The)BLACKTHORNE STICK
Dennis Murphy,fiddle
CLICK FOR MIDI~~CLICK FOR SHEET MUSIC
MIDI sequenced by Ron Clarke*

(The)BOYS OF THE LAKE JIG ~ Jerry Holland
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BRENDA STUBBERTS JIG ~ Jerry Holland
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CALLIOPE HOUSE
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HARBOURVIEW JIG (John Campbell)
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IRISH WASHERWOMAN
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JIG OF SLURS
(Johnny Cunningham)
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MIDI sequenced by Ron Clarke***

JOHNNY WILMOT'S JIG
(composed by Johnny Wilmot, Cape Breton, Canada)
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KILAVEL JIG
(Cath Cusey,Ennis.Co.Clare)
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MIDI sequenced by Ron Clarke*

(THE) MAID AT THE SPINNING WHEEL
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(THE)MUCKIN'OF GEORDIES BYER
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(J & D Donaldson)

WHELANS FANCY JIG
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***STRATHSPEYS***

HECTOR THE HERO ~ J.Scott Skinner
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(THE)IRON MAN
Sheet Music Winston Scotty Fitzgerald via Stan Taylor
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LITTLE JOHN'S HOME (Strathspey)
This Strathspey was passed on by Little Jack MacDonald to
Winston "Scotty" Fitzgerald who passed it on to Stanton Taylor

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LORD ALEXANDER GORDON STRATHSPEY
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MARQUIS OF HUNTLEY FAVOURITE STRATHSPEY
A William Marshall Strathspey in the Key of G minor,
the original Fiddle key, from the late 1700.s

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MISS HUTTONS STRATHSPEY
CLICK FOR SHEET MUSIC



MOXHAM'S CASTLE ~ STRATHSPEY
Composer~ Dan R. MacDonald
Solo Fiddler ~Raymond Ellis; recorded as Instructional
Project (1989) titled "A Tribute to Dan R. MacDonald"

CLICK HERE FOR "REAL PLAYER" MUSIC CLIP
(Moxham's Castle Strathspey, Mrs. Augustus Murphy Reel
Requires "Real Player" for THIS MEDLEY only....
CLICK HERE FOR MIDI (Moxam's Castle, with Accompaniment)
Midi arrangement by "Tony's Celtic Music Pages"



SANDY MAC INTYRE'S TRIP TO BOSTON



SIR ALEXANDER DON'S STRATHSPEY
(ancestor of "Auld Lang Syne"?)
Scottish traditional from 18th century

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THA MI SGITH
("I'm so Tired Cutting Bracken")
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***"AIRS"***

"GAELIC AIR"
A Highland Air collected by P.MacDonald in 1700's
Later recorded by Alisdair Fraser

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HEIGHTS OF DARGAI
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"INISHEER" ~ A SCOTTISH AIR
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"SIR WILLIAM WALLACE"
(from Harp and Claymore - J.Scott Skinner)
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"THE MILL"
Robert Burns - Scottish - 18th century
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"TONIGHT MY SLEEP WILL BE RESTLESS"
(Nochd Gur Faoin mo Chadal Dhomh)
Slow Air on a Alasdair Fraser CD (Celtic Twilight 3)
Sheet Music/Midi courtesy Tony's Celtic Music Pages

CLICK FOR MIDI~~FOR SHEET MUSIC






***"LAMENTS"***



FAREWELL TO WHISKY
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LORD LOVAT'S LAMENT
Sometimes played as an "Air"
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NEIL GOW'S LAMENT (DEATH OF HIS SECOND WIFE)
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O'CONNELS LAMENTATION
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O'CONNELS FAREWELL TO DUBLIN
Junior Crehan,fiddle
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MIDI sequenced by Ron Clarke***






***"MARCHES"***

BONNIE LASS OF BON ACCORD
(Logie Collection - J. Scott Skinner)
CLICK FOR SHEET MUSIC


BONAPARTE CROSSING THE RHINE
(aka "SHERMAN'S MARCH)
See 'Sherman's March' below


DUKE OF FIFE'S WELCOME TO DEESIDE
(Harp and Claymore - J. Scott Skinner)
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DUMBARTON CASTLE
(Harp and Claymore - J. Scott Skinner)
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(The)FREE GARDNER MARCH
19th century, Alexander Walker
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HEIGHTS OF DARGAI
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Also played as an Air

MARCH TO THE RENDEZVOUS
(19th century composer Alexander Walker)
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MORAG OF DUNVEGAN ~ lst version
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MORAG OF DUNVEGAN ~ 2nd version
CLICK FOR MIDI


SANDY MAC INTYRE'S TRIP TO BOSTON
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SHERMAN'S MARCH
(aka "Bonaparte crossing the Rhine")
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SPACE AVAILABLE
"THEME TUNE" for our "FIDDLER" Group
Composed by fiddler Marcel Doucet, while he was touring
Austria;he came up with the Title from words stamped on the back
of an Airline Ticket..."Space Available"
"Space Available" ~CLICK FOR MIDI
"Space Available"FOR SHEET MUSIC
NOTE...The Sheet Music is a transcription of fiddler Eddy Arsenault's
rendition from "The Fiddle Music of P.E.I. ~ by one Ken Perlman"



STELLA'S TRIP TO KAMLOOPS
(Very nice March; nice harmonization on the Midi)
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***"WALTZES/ SCHOTTISCHE/SONGS"***

BONNY PORTMORE
Lyrics and Sheet Music together
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CLICK HERE FOR MIDI



CAILIN MO RUIN-SA
MIDI and LYRICS
(translates "My Dearest My Own";some translations
show title as "The Maid I Adore")

CLICK FOR MIDI

CLICK FOR LYRICS ~ ENGLISH TRANSLATION
CLICK FOR LYRICS ~ GAELIC TRANSLATION



CASTLE BAY WALTZ
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ENDEARING YOUNG CHARMS
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FIR NA FHATA - Waltz
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FLORENCE KILLEN WALTZ
(One of my FAVOURITE Waltzes; composed by Clifford
Manley, Oshawa, Ont.,Canada;Recorded by Ivan Hicks and
appears in Bill Guest Violin book; used with permission

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ORANGE AND BLUE ~ Schottische or Solo
(This variation by J. Scott Skinner)
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SI BHEAG, SI MOHR
Si Bheag Si Mohr-Turlough O'Carolan (1670-1783), the great Irish
harper and composer, wrote this piece at the suggestion of Squire
Reynolds, one of his earliest patrons. It tells of the war between
the fairies of two local fairy mounds (actually prehistoric cairns)
called Si Bheag and Si Mohr.

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'Thanks' to Ron Clarke....
for use of his wonderful MIDIS

*CELTIC MIDIS sequenced by Ron Clarke






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