The Turf Lodge jig

There are 8 recordings of this tune.

The Turf Lodge has been added to 2 tune sets.

The Turf Lodge has been added to 46 tunebooks.

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Two settings

X: 1
T: The Turf Lodge
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Amix
|:f2 a e2 f|dfe dBA|Bdd d2 e|faa e2 a|
f2 a efa|fef dBA|Bdd efe|dBA A2a:|
|:Bdd d3|ede f3|Bdd efe|faa e2 a|
Bdd d2 e|ede fed|Bdd efe|dBA A2a:|
|:dBd B2 A|faa f2 e|Bdd d2 e|faa e2 a|
fdf dAd|ede faa|Bdd efe|dBA A2a:|
|:B2 f BfB|fBa f2e|Bdd d2 e|faa e2 a|
B2 f BfB|fBaf2 e|Bdd efe|dBA A2a:|
X: 2
T: The Turf Lodge
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
|:a|"D"f2a "A"e2f|"Bm"dfe dBA|"G"Bdd d2e|"Bm"faa "A"e2a|
"D"f2a "A"efa|"D"fef dBA|"Bm"Bdd "A"efe|"G"dBA "A"A2:|
A|"G"Bdd d3|"A"ede "Bm"f3|"G"Bdd d2e|"D"faa "A"e2f|
"G"Bdd d3|"A"ede "Bm"f2A|"G"Bdd "A"efe|"D"dBA "A"A3|
"G"Bdd d3|"A"ede "Bm"f3|"G"Bdd d2e|"D"faa "A"e2a|
"D"f2a "A"efa|"D"fef dBA|"Bm"Bdd "A"efe|"G"dBA "A"A2||
|:f|"Bm"dBd B2A|"F#m"faa f2e|"G"Bdd d2e|"D"faa "A"e2a|
"D"fef dAd|ede "F#m"faA|"Bm"Bdd "A"efe|"G"dBA "A"A2:|
f|"Bm"B2f BfB|fBa f2e|"G"Bdd d2e|"D"faa "A"e2f|
"Bm"B2f BfB|fBa f2e|"G"Bdd "A"efe|"D"dBA "A"A2f|
"Bm"B2f BfB|fBa f2e|"G"Bdd d2e|"D"faa "A"e2a|
"D"fef dAd|ede "F#m"faA|"Bm"Bdd "A"efe|"G"dBA "A"A2||

Three comments

Turf Lodge

This is a popular jig originally written by P/M Angus MacDonald for the Highland pipes. Recorded by the Tannahill Weavers and many others.

Tannahill Weavers setting

This is one of my favorite tunes, and it only uses six notes!

I’ve posted my transcription of the Tannahill Weavers setting, chords and all.

Well done

I’ve just gotten around to learning this tune (based on hearing the TW’s) and found your setting. Very nicely done - thanks much