The Miser’s Pocket reel

Also known as The Miser’s Purse.

There is 1 recording of this tune.

The Miser's Pocket has been added to 9 tunebooks.

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One setting

1
X: 1
T: The Miser's Pocket
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Amaj
"A"eA ((3AAA) cd ec | "Bm"dB ((3BBB) ae fd | "A"eA AA cd ec | "Bm"df "E"ed "A"cA A2 :|
|: a2>e2 fc BA |"Bm"Bb ba "E"ge fg |1 "D"af "A7"ge "D"fd "A"ec |
"D"df "E"ed "A"cA A2 :|2 "D"af "A7"ge "D"af "A"ec | "D"df "E"ed "A"ce af ||

Four comments

The miser’s pocket

O: Ireland
D: Bowhouse Quintet. Live in Ennis. - Glasgow: Lochshore CDLDL1291, 1999. - Tk2#3

Transcribed 06/11/2011 Mozart 11 -> MIDI -> EasyABC 1.3.3
A ripper of a tune and I’m very surprised I can’t find it on the Interweb, even using John Chambers’ search engine. The triplets on A in the first couple of bars represent a tremolo, I think. These repeat in the same position in the A part throughout the recorded performance.

My first post on The Session and hope to contribute some more. I’ve been lurking and searching the site and find it a very useful tool for indexing my discs. The abc and sheet music helps enormously in recognising tunes.

Congrats on your first posted tune. It is a ripper indeed. Thanks for including a suggested chord progression. There’s been a bit of chatter on this topic discussion wise.

I look forward to your future posts.

P. e-S.
Cool screen name.

Re: Duplicate?

Conceded.