Dalta na bPíob’s thirty-two comments

  • The Night Owl, X:2

    A version playable on pipes, flute and whistle. more…

  • The Jug Of Punch, X:5

    Based on the version from "The Session" by Na Connerys, transposed to E. more…

  • The Dawn, X:9

    Another setting in G, playable on the pipes, flute and whistle and tweaked to my liking. more…

  • Kate Kelly’s Fancy

    O'Neill's #483. more…

  • The Hodgepodge

    For a good while, I played the Galway Hornpipe with the A part seen here, unaware of the hodgepodge of a tune. When I eventually noticed, I came up with a B part, and the result is this tune. more…

  • Dr. Gilbert’s, X:10

    A version fit for pipes, with some interesting triplets and a bunch of E and D crans. more…

  • The Sunshine, X:4

    Learned this version from an accordionist friend. On whistle and pipes, the low C needs to be an octave higher, of course. Still works. more…

  • Shearing the Sheep

    O'Neill's #735, "Ag Lomairt na gCaorach/Shearing the Sheep", in A major. more…

  • Sergeant Early’s Dream, X:4

    O'Neill's #656, in A Dorian. I love this tune for the last bar in both the A and B part in particular, which are pretty unique as far as I 'm aware. The high C notes are a bit of a bother though. more…

  • Erin’s Hope

    O'Neill's #651. more…