Barralin jig

There are 4 recordings of this tune.

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X: 1
T: Barralin
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
agf fga | gfe ~e3 | gfe efg | fed ~d2 f/g/ |
agf fga | gfe ~e3 | gfe ABc |1 ~d3 ~c3 :|2 ~d3 ~e3 ||
|: fed dB/c/d | gfe ~e3 | gfe agf | edc ~d2 e |
fed dB/c/d | gfe ~e3 | gfe agf |1 Adc ~d2 e :|2 Adc ~d3 ||
|: eAB cde | fAB cde | gfe aba | ~g3 fed |
eAB cde | fAB cde | gfe agf |1 edc ~d3 :|2 edc ~d3 ||
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Barralín

This great tune kicks of two albums:

The Lights Of Ranzanico by Diarmaid And Donncha Moynihan ~ where I transcribed this from.

Live Recordings From The William Kennedy Piping Festival ~ there’s a decent YouTube video of McGoldrick playing at this festival with Anxo Lorenzo: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R5zjSMDlTd0


It is also to be found on Texedores de Suaños by Tejedor who are a folk music group from Avilés, Asturias, Spain where this tune originates from.

It is a type of tune known as a muiñeira and there are a few on this database. The muiñeira is actually the dance that fast tunes in 6/8 are played for.

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