Runaway slip jig

There are 3 recordings of a tune by this name.

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Two settings

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 .
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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Runaway, X:2

Just posted the version that bdh gently shared..

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).