Hughie Shortie’s reel

By Johnny Wilmot

Also known as Hughie Shorty’s, Johnny Wilmot’s, Patricia Wilmot’s.

There are 22 recordings of this tune.

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Hughie Shortie’s has been added to 10 tune sets.

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Two settings

1
X: 1
T: Hughie Shortie's
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
"G"G2BG "D"cAFA|"G"GABd g2fg|"C"ecAc "G"dBGB|"Am"cAAB "D"AFD2|
"G"DGBG "D"cAFA|"G"GABd g2fg|"C"ecAc "G"dBGB|"D"cAFA "G"G4:|
"G"g2dg bgag|"C"ec c/c/c "Am"efge|"G"dB B/B/B "Em"dBGB|"C"cAAB "D"AFD2|
"G"g2dg bgag|"C"ec c/c/c efge|"G"dB B/B/B "C"dBGB|"D"cAGF "G"G4|
"G"g2dg bgag|"C"ec c/c/c "Am"efge|"G"dB B/B/B "Em"dBGB|"C"cAAB "D"AFD2|
"C"G,CEC "G"B,DdB|"D"cdef "G"g2fg|"C"ecAc "G"dBGB|"D"cAFA "G"G4||
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2
X: 2
T: Hughie Shortie's
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
|:G2GA cABA|GABd g2gf|ec~c2 dB~B2|cAAB AFDF|
G2GA cABA|GABd g2gf|ec~c2 dB~B2|cAFA edBA:|
|:g2g/g/g bgdg|ec~c2 effe|dB~B2 gBB2|
[1~c2AB AFDF|g2g/g/g bgdg|ec~c2 effe|dB~B2 gBB2|cAFA GABd:|
[2~c2AB AFD2|C/C/CCz B,2zD|GABd g2gf|ec~c2 dB~B2|cAFA edBA||

Three comments

A version of the popular Cape Breton reel.

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Johnny Wilmot composed this tune.

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Gabe McVarish’s setting on Daimh “Pirates of Puirt”

is basically this but with a few turns.

|:G2GA cABA|GABd g2gf|ec~c2 dB~B2|cAAB [1 AFDF [2 GABd]|
G2GA cABA|GABd g2gf|ec~c2 dB~B2|cAFA edBA:|
|:g2g/g/g bgdg|ec~c2 effe|dB~B2 gBB2|~c2AB [1 AFDF [2 AFD2|1
g2g/g/g bgdg|ec~c2 effe|dB~B2 gBB2|cAFA GABd:|2
C/C/CCz B,2zD|GABd g2gf|ec~c2 dB~B2|cAFA edBA:|