A facsimile edition of Francis O'Neill's
classic 1907 collection of jigs, reels, hornpipes and other dance
tunes. 1001 Gems was created as an inexpensive, revised edition of
O'Neill's Music of Ireland (1903). In addition to the revisions, it
included about 200 dance tunes not found in the first
Note - for O'Carolan music and slow airs,
the original O'Neill's Music of Ireland remains the source.