Barralin jig

There are 4 recordings of this tune.

Barralin has been added to 11 tunebooks.

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One setting

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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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:

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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