Chao jig

Also known as Galician Jigs, Galician Muiñeira, Galician Muneria, Muineira, Muiñeira De Chao.

There are 7 recordings of a tune by this name.

Chao has been added to 20 tunebooks.

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One setting

X: 1
T: Chao
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
DEF |: DEF DEF | ~G3 EFG | EFG EFG | ~A3 DEF |
DEF DEF | ~G3 EFG | ~A3 GFE |1 ~D3 DEF :|2 ~D3 DED ||
~B3 B FG | ~A3 AEF | ~G3 GFE | ~A3 DED |
~B3 B FG | ~A3 AEF | ~G3 GFE |1 ~D3 DED :|2 ~D3 DEF ||
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Eight comments

Not actually a jig, it’s a muineira. Awfully easy to play and to learn as well. It’s rather addicting even though it’s a simple melody hehe…

http://www.gaitero.de

Is the site I got it from, but I’ve given the notation the way I play it. I don’t roll/cran everything, but that’s what I would do… I also play the dotted quarter notes as something like A2 A so I can get a breath in or whatnot. Fun fun for everyong! Galician music yaaaaaay, I shall post Sabelina sometime soon. Damn I love it!!

Cheers,
Armand

Galician Muiñeiras ~

"Muineira a De Cabana"
Submitted on December 16th 2001 by keko.
http://www.thesession.org/tunes/437

"Muineira De Casu"
Submitted on October 30th 2002 by Trinil.
http://www.thesession.org/tunes/1096

"Cristina Pato’s Muineira #1"
Submitted on March 21st 2005 by swisspiper.
http://www.thesession.org/tunes/4336

"Cristina Pato’s Muineira #2"
Submitted on March 22nd 2005 by swisspiper.
http://www.thesession.org/tunes/4343

"Muiñeira De Poio"
Submitted on July 1st 2004 by chris_celt.
http://www.thesession.org/tunes/3231

"Muiñeira De Ourense"
Submitted on July 1st 2004 by chris_celt.
http://www.thesession.org/tunes/3236

"Galician Muiñeira"
Submitted on October 20th 2004 by you.
http://www.thesession.org/tunes/3730

I heard this first on Alma de Buxo, but wasn’t expecting to find it here!! Thanks for putting it up.