The Foresters Arms
Monthly Irish Session on the 3rd Sundays 2-5pm
We congregate in the back room at 2pm and do some rough seating arranging (later arrivals may need to aquire (or bring) seating before squeezing in).
Here at last is the list of tunes we played on Sunday 16th December 2018
Next Irish Session is Sunday 20th January 2019 - 2-5pm
Many thanks to Helen for taking down all the tune details!
What we played:
The Fairy Dance
Christy Barry’s No1 & No2
Blarney Pilgrim, Merrily kiss the Quaker’s Wife
Fanny Power, Si Bheg, Si Mor
Black is the Colour-Song-Cathy
The Fermoy Lassie, A Cup of Tea
John O’Dreams-Song-Christy & Cathy
Miss McLeod’s Reel
The Stack of Barley, Higgins Hornpipe
Banjo tune? and The Mountain Reels
Maids in the Meadows
The Kilavail, Road to Lisdoonvarna
As I roved out-Song-Cathy Bb
Ding Dong Merrily on High-Song-Santa Colm
The Maid Behind the Bar, The Merry Blacksmith
The Wounded Hussar
April the 3rd, Garreth’s Wedding
Fairytale of New York-Song-Christy&Cathy-Key D?
Banish Misfortune, Old Favourite, Jimmy Ward
The Rights of Man, King of the Fairies
The Queen of the fair, The Jig of Slurs
Shoe the Donkey, Glenside
Sport, Kerfunten, Mist covered Mountain
The May Morning Dew-Song-Cathy-F#m
Out on the OCean, The Lark in the Morning
The rare Auld Times-Song-Christy&Cathy
Glass of Beer, Drowsy Maggie
The boys from the County Armagh-Song-Colm&Cathy
Top of the Cork Road, Tobins Favourite, Humours of Ennistymon
Peacock follow the Hen
Farewell to Whalley Range
Dingle Regatta, O’Keefe’s
We were: Cathy, Colm, Helen & Christy Corr, Tony Fowler, Paul Hancock, Alan, Julian, Bill, Anne, Colin and Merlina, Kieron, Pol Little.
Change of venue now The Gateway Pub
Re: The Gateway Pub
Irish Session-Reading is now at
The Gateway pub, RG1 1PA.
Every 4th Sunday, 2-5pm.
Next session, 23rd June 2019