Brian Luby’s polka

There are 3 recordings of this tune.

Brian Luby's has been added to 9 tunebooks.

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One setting

X: 1
T: Brian Luby's
R: polka
M: 2/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
|: fg/f/ ef/e/ | dA d>c | BG GA | BA/G/ FA |
fg/f/ e/g/f/e/ | dA d2 | BA gc | ed d2 :|
|: Af fe/f/ | Ag gf/g/ | Af f>a |g/f/e/d/ BA/^G/ |
Af f2 | Ag gf/g/ | fe/f/ gc | ed d2 :|

Seven comments

"Brian Luby’s Polka" ~ something from Sligo for Peter

Another from the playing of John Egan, flute player from Riverstown, County Sligo, who had a store of fine polkas and other tunes…

Lead-ins and penultimate bars - other possibilities ~

|: e | - - - | B^A/B/ gf | ed d :|

|: B | - - - | f2 e>f | ed d :|

D Major, not d minor ~ ๐Ÿ˜

Damn, I missed by one line. That’s what I get for not paying full attention… Now to see what this is like in d minor… ๐Ÿ˜Ž

Interesting… ๐Ÿ˜€

in D minor that’s a mmmmm, very special, blend of Irish and Eastern music ๐Ÿ˜‰

Nice link SP, the similarities are clearly there. They might even make an interesting set…