O’Neills 1001 The Dance Music Of Ireland
Francis O’Neill (1848-1936) is the most famous and influential collector of Irish traditional music, and The Dance Music of Ireland, better known as O’Neill’s 1001, is the single most popular collection of Irish dance music ever printed. First published in 1907, it has never been surpassed as the standard reference for traditional musicians. Indeed it has circulated so widely over the years that it has become known simply as ‘The Book’- a virtual bible for all those who love Irish traditional music.
The book contains double jigs, single jigs, hop or slip jigs, reels, hornpipes, long dances set dances and more.