The Trip To Lerwick jig

There are 2 recordings of a tune by this name.

The Trip To Lerwick has been added to 25 tunebooks.

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Three settings

X: 1
T: The Trip To Lerwick
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
|:d2d edB|d2B ABG|G.d.d edB|GAB DEF|
GFG AGA|BAB (eg2)|edB GAB|AGE G3:||
|:dgc' bag|deg BAG|dgc' bag|ede g3|
DFA GBd|A^ce B^df|egc' bag|def g3:||
|:bag ede|c'bg ede|Bdf aba|gfe B3|
bag ede|c'bg ede|DFA GBd|edB g3:||
X: 2
T: The Trip To Lerwick
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
|:A2A BAF|AFD EFD|A2A BAF|AFD A,B,C|
D2D EDE|FEF c2d|BAF DEF|EDC "Fine"D2F:|]
|:A2g fed|ABA FED|A2g fed|BAB d3|
A,CE DFA|E^GB FAc|_Bdg fed|BAB d3:|]
|f2d B3|gfd B3|c2^A F3|dc^A F2A|
f2d B3|gfd B3|aAa AaA|aAa "Da Capo"AaA||
X: 3
T: The Trip To Lerwick
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
|:d3 edB|d2B ABG|dBG edB|GAB DEF|
GFG AGA|BAB g2f|edB GAB|AGE G2B:|
|:d2c' bag|deg BAG|d2c' bag|ede g3|
DFA GBd|A^ce dfa|B^dc' bag|1 ede g2e:|2 ede g2a ||
|:b3 e3|c'bg e3|B^df aba|gfd B3|
b3 e3|c'bg e3|1 DFA GBc| def abc' :|2 DFA GBd| ede g2e |]

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found on Lunny/Stewart "at it again"

Trip To Lerwick

Composed by Manus Lunny, I think.

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Love this! Any guidance on guitar chords?

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The Trip To Lerwick, X:2

Version taught by Catherine Fraser at Boston Harbor Scottish Fiddle School, August 2007

The Trip To Lerwick, X:3

As heard in Doolin’s album Popcorn Behaviour, has a slightly different flow to it, a bit more ‘dramatic’ in my opinion.