Paidin O Raifeartaigh jig

Also known as Dessie O’Connor’s Paidin Ó Raffartaigh, Paddy O’Rafferty, Paidin O’ Raffairtaigh.

There are 30 recordings of a tune by this name.

A tune by this name has been recorded together with Strike The Gay Harp (a few times).

Paidin O Raifeartaigh has been added to 53 tunebooks.

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Five settings

X: 1
T: Paidin O Raifeartaigh
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
|:D|GAB D2G|GAB AGE|GAB D2E|GAG GED|
GAB D2E|GAB d2e|dBB AGA|BGF G2:|
|:B|dBB d2B|dBB A2B|dBB dBB|~G3 GED|
dBB d2B|dBd g2e|dAB AGA|BGF G2:|
ABC
X: 2
T: Paidin O Raifeartaigh
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
A|BGE D2E|GAB c2A|BGE D2E|~G3 GED|
BGE D2E|GAB d2e|dBG AGA|AGF G2:|
|:B|dBB d2e|dBB A2B|dBB dBA|~G3 GED|
dBB d2e|dBd ~g2e|dBG AGA|AGF G2:|
ABC
X: 3
T: Paidin O Raifeartaigh
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
GAB D2 E | GAB AGE | GAB D2 E | GAG GED |
GAB D2 E | GAB d2 e | dBG AGA | BGG G2 :|
dBB dBB | dBB A2 B | dBB dBA | GAB GED |
dBB dBe | dBd g2 e | dBG AGA | BGG G3 :|
ABC
X: 4
T: Paidin O Raifeartaigh
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
dBB dAA | dBB AGA | dBB A2D | GBA GED |
d2B ADD | GAB cde | dBG AGE | GAG GED :|
B3 ~A3 | B2G AGE | BGG AGE | GAG GED |
BDD ~A3 | GAB cde | dBG AGE | GAG GED |
GBD GBD | GBd edc | BdG BdB | GAG GED |
GBD GBD | GBd ~g3 | edB A2B | GBA GED |
|: B2d gdd | edd gdd | Bdd edB | GAG GED |
B2d gdd | ede gfg | edB ~A3 | GBA GED :|
ABC
X: 5
T: Paidin O Raifeartaigh
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
GAB D3|GAB AGE|GAB DBD|~G2G GED|
GAB d3|GAB d2e|dBB AGA|BGF ~G2G:|
d2B d2B|d (3Bcd ~A2A|dBB d2B|~G2G GED|
dBB d2B|d (3Bcd ~g2e|dBB AGA|BGF ~G2G:|
ABC

Eight comments

Source: The New Road by Charlie Piggot And Gerry Harrington
Transcription: gmp

“Paddy O’Rafferty’s Jig” ~ and a few more ~

“Paddy O’Rafferty” ~ 3-part in D with 4-part in G in comments
Submitted on June 7th 2002 by gian marco.
“Padghin O’Rafferty” - Willie Clancey’s version
http://www.thesession.org/tunes/741

“Paidin O’Raifearta’s” / “The Shannon” ~ 2-part in A
Submitted on December 10th 2003 by Celtic1234.
http://www.thesession.org/tunes/2247

“Paidin O’Raifearta’s” / “The Shannon” ~ 2-part in A
Submitted on May 30th 2005 by Enob.
http://www.thesession.org/tunes/4547

X: 1
T: Paidin O’Rafferty
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
R: Jig
S: Mulcahy Family - Notes from the Heart
K: Gmaj
A|BGE D2E|GAB c2A|BGE D2E|~G3 GED|
BGE D2E|GAB d2e|dBG AGA|AGF G2:|
|:B|dBB d2e|dBB A2B|dBB dBA|~G3 GED|
dBB d2e|dBd ~g2e|dBG AGA|AGF G2:|

“Paidin O Raifeartaigh” ~ rescued duplication

Submitted as "The Quaker’s Wife" - on October 29th 2012 by EndaS
~ /tunes/12270

X: 3
T: Paidin O Raifeartaigh
T: Quaker’s Wife, The
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
R: jig
K: GMaj
|: D |\
GAB D2 E | GAB AGE | GAB D2 E | GAG GED |
GAB D2 E | GAB d2 e | dBG AGA | BGG G2 :|
|: B |\
dBB dBB | dBB A2 B | dBB dBA | GAB GED |
dBB dBe | dBd g2 e | dBG AGA | BGG G3 :|

The Quaker’s Wife Jig - This tune is a variant of the well known Slide ‘Merrily Kissed the Quaker’s Wife’ as played by Kevin Crawford on:
http://www.oaim.ie/advanced-irish-flute-technique/lesson-1-the-quakers-wife

# Posted on October 29th 2012 by EndaS

Setting #4

"Dessie O’Connor’s Paidin Ó Raffartaigh" from Mick O’Brien & Caoimhín Ó Raghallaigh’s "Deadly Buzz"

Setting #5

is from the playing of Frances and Sean Cunningham (just transcribed Sean’s flute — 2nd jig, starts @ 1:09):
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kk2RxXYg58o


(As mentioned above, this isn’t the first submission of this tune, but it seems to be the more responsive one, so I’ve just added this setting here.)