Casey’s Favourite strathspey

Also known as Casey’s Favourite #2, Casey’s Favourite Highland Fling #2, Casey’s Favourites, Casey’s Favorite.

There are 3 recordings of this tune.

Casey's Favourite has been added to 7 tunebooks.

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Four settings

1
X: 1
T: Casey's Favourite
R: strathspey
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
(3dcB |A>Fd>B A>FF>G | A>Fd>B A2 F>G | A>Fd>B A>Bd>e | f>ee>^d (3efe =d>B |
A>Fd>B A>F (3FFG | A>Fd>B A>Bd>e | f>a (3agf g>Ae>A | d>BA>F D2- ||
D>A |d>ef>g a>ba>f | g>ag>e a2 a>f | d2 (3efg a>ba>f | b>fa>f (3efe d>c |
d>ef>g a>b (3agf | b>a (3gab a2 a>f | g>fe>g f>A (3gfe | d>BA>F D2 |]
2
X: 2
T: Casey's Favourite
R: strathspey
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
dB |AFdB AFDF | AFdB A2 dB | AFdB ABde | feef e2 dB |
AFdB AF D2 | A2 dB ABde | faaf gfef | dBAF D2 ||
Ac |d2 fg abaf | g2 ge abaf | defg abaf | bfaf e2 dB |
defg a2 af | bagb a2 af | gfeg f^efd | e^def d2 |]
3
X: 3
T: Casey's Favourite
R: strathspey
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
d/c/B |AFdB AF F/F/F | AFdB A2 d/c/B | AFdB ABde | feef e2 dB |
A/B/A dB AF F/F/F | AFdB ABde | faaf gfef | dBAF D4 ||
defg abaf | gage abaf | defg abaf | bfaf e/f/e dc |
d2 e/f/g a2 af | bagb a2 af | gfeg f2 fd | edef e2 |]
4
X: 4
T: Casey's Favourite
R: strathspey
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
(3dcB |A>Fd>B A>F (3FFF | A>Fd>B A2 (3dcB | A>Fd>B A>Bd>e | f>ee>f e2 d>B |
A>Fd>B A>F (3FFF | A>Fd>B A>Bd>e | f>aa>f g>fe>f | d>BA>F D4 ||
d>ef>g a>ba>f | g>ag>e a>ba>f | d>ef>g a>ba>f | b>fa>f e2 d2 |
d>ef>g a2 a>f | b>ag>b a2 a>f | g>fe>g f2 f>d | e>de>f e2 |]

Six comments

"Casey’s Favourite #2"

I’m sure I’ve heard another name for this one and would welcome one if it came along. I’ll add another transcription soon, but for now, here’s another way to take those last four bars ~

d>ef>g a2 a>f | b>ag>b a2 a>f | g>fe>g f>^ef>=e | d>ef>d e2 |]

"Casey’s Favourite #2" ~ The Garry Owen Irish Recording Orchestra

X: 2
T: Casey’s Favourite
S: CD: "Round The House And Mind The Dresser: Irish Country House Dance Music"
S: The Garry Owen Irish Recording Orchestra
S: track 9, the second tune in the set
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
R: highland fling
K: Dmaj
d/c/B |\
AFdB AF F/F/F | AFdB A2 d/c/B | AFdB ABde | feef e2 dB |
AFdB AF F/F/F | AFdB ABde | faaf gfef | dBAF D4 ||
defg abaf | gage abaf | defg abaf | bfaf e2 d2 |
defg a2 af | bagb a2 af | gfeg f2 fd | edef e2 |]

&, I just can’t seem to not add a triplet at the end when finishing high ~

~ | d>ef>d (3efe |] ~ which rolls nicely back into the beginning (3dcB | ~

This is for enirehtac, with thanks for getting me to listen to this track and to play this set again, appreciated…

"Casey’s Favourite" ~ just given straight for the > phobic 😎

X: 2
T: Casey’s Favourite
S: CD: "Round The House And Mind The Dresser: Irish Country House Dance Music"
S: The Garry Owen Irish Recording Orchestra
S: track 9, the second tune in the set
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
R: highland fling
K: Dmaj
(3dcB |\
A>Fd>B A>F (3FFF | A>Fd>B A2 (3dcB | A>Fd>B A>Bd>e | f>ee>f e2 d>B |
A>Fd>B A>F (3FFF | A>Fd>B A>Bd>e | f>aa>f g>fe>f | d>BA>F D4 ||
d>ef>g a>ba>f | g>ag>e a>ba>f | d>ef>g a>ba>f | b>fa>f e2 d2 |
d>ef>g a2 a>f | b>ag>b a2 a>f | g>fe>g f2 f>d | e>de>f e2 |]