Runaway slip jig

There are 3 recordings of this tune.

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Two settings

1
X: 1
T: Runaway
R: slip jig
M: 9/8
L: 1/8
K: Cmaj
|:EcG FcG c2c|fcg cec dcA|ecG GAG fcG|gcG GAG fcG|
EcG FcG c2c|fcg cac bcc'-|c'3- c'cf edc|Ecc Fce edc:|
|:cGG cGc FcE|cAc GcF cEc|AcB c2f edc|agf edc c2f|
edc agf bgc'-|c'2a gfe fed|agf gfe edc|Ecc Fce edc:|
# Added by bdh .
2
X: 2
T: Runaway
R: slip jig
M: 9/8
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
|:FdA GdA d2d|gda dfd edB|fdA ABA gdA|adA ABA gdA|
FdA GdA d2d|gda dbd c’dd’-|d’3- d’dg fed|Fdd Gdf fed:|
|:dAA dAd GdF|dBd AdG dFd|Bdc d2g fed|bag fed d2g|
fed bag c’ad’-|d’2b agf gfe|bag agf fed|Fdd Gdf fed:|

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Transcription based on the recording of this tune by Ciorras on their album *Silver Lining*. I suspect it’s a self-penned tune. It’s unusual, but catchy 🙂

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… and for those on whistles, in D fingering:

K: Dmaj
|: FdA GdA d2d | gda dfd edB | fdA ABA gdA | adA ABA gdA |
FdA GdA d2d | gda dbd c’dd’- | d’3- d’dg fed | Fdd Gdf fed :|
|: dAA dAd GdF | dBd AdG dFd | Bdc d2g fed | bag fed d2g |
fed bag c’ad’- | d’2b agf gfe | bag agf fed | Fdd Gdf fed :|

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Just lovely. Beautiful tune, beautifully rendered by the crew: Tara Breen (Fiddle) Ciara Cunningham (Vocals) Tommy Fitzharris (Concertina) Robert Harvey (Flute) James Mahon (Uilleann Pipes) Tadhg O Meachair (Piano) Dermot Sheedy (Bodhrán/greadain) Stephen Rooney (guitar).