Francie Byrne’s Reel
Francie Byrne’s (Reel)
Francie ‘Dearg’ O’Byrne (1904 – 1987) was a fiddle player from Caiseal near Doire Leathan in County Donegal. He was a very highly regarded fiddle player and was noted for his rhythmic style, his strong bowing and ornamentation. Link.
John Kelly Senior playing Francie Byrne's on the fiddle
Credit: Extra tracks from “John Kelly Fiddle and Concertina” album, Topic Records 1974.
Notated from above recording.