A Day In Sligo jig

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A Day In Sligo has been added to 6 tunebooks.

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X: 1
T: A Day In Sligo
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Fdor
|:C>DE FGF|EC<D EFG|A>AA GGG|1 F<FE C3:|2 FFE C2 G||
G2c c>BA|GFE E>FG|Gc<c cBA|G<FE F2F|
G2c c>BA|GFE E>FG|A>AA GGG|F<FE C3||

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A Day In Sligo

This tune on John Hoban’s album “Castlebar Station”, and is his arrangement of a traditional air. The tune, as transcribed here, is really in C minor - a choice not a available on the submission page. It is a haunting tune when played slowly. The arrangement of dotted eighths and sixteenth notes is somewhat arbitrary - follow your own muse for guidance.