The Goat’s Horns jig

Also known as The Boughleen Bue, Galloway Tom.

The Goat’s Horns appears in 1 other tune collection.

The Goat’s Horns has been added to 1 tune set.

The Goat's Horns has been added to 13 tunebooks.

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Two settings

1
X: 1
T: The Goat's Horns
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
A|:ddd fdd|edd fdd|ddd fdd|edB B2 A|
ddd fdd|edd fdd|def gfe|fdB B2 A:|
AFA A2 B|AFA A2 B|AFA def|gfe fdB|
AFA A2 B|AFA A2 B|def gfe|fdB B2 d:|
2
X: 2
T: The Goat's Horns
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
e|fdd edA|Bdd Afe|fdd edA|Bdd d2 e|
fdd edA|Bdd ABd|~f3 dBA|Bdd d2:|
A|FAA AFA|Bdd AFE|FAA AFA|BAF E3|
FAA AFA|Bdd Ade|~f3 dBA|Bdd d2:|
# Added by ceili .

Five comments

Fun Tune

Definitely a fiddle tune. One you can play at breakneck speed quite easily.

The Goat’s Horns

And you got it from…?

O’Neil’s

Definitely a nice tune - I learned this one from O’Neil’s - #926

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The Goat’s Horns / Galloway Tom or The Boughleen Bue

A 6-parts setting appears in O’Farrell’s Pocket Companion for the Irish or Union Pipes, vol. 1, 1806, p. 4-5, as Galloway Tom or The Boughleen Bue.

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