Flinn jig

Also known as O’Flinn, O’Flynn, Planxty O’Flinn, Planxty O’Flynn.

There are 2 recordings of a tune by this name.

Flinn has been added to 4 tunebooks.

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Two settings

X: 1
T: Flinn
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Cmaj
c|cGc c3/2d/2c|{c}BGB c2d|e/2f/2ge f/2g/2af|egg c'2d'|
c'ba gfe|{g}f/2e/2f/2g/2a d3/2e/2d|B2G dB/2c/2d|c3{Bd}c2:|
|:G|GEG {A}GEG|AFA AFA|B/2c/2dd de/2d/2c|BGg g2f|
{f}edc cc'c|cc'g afd|e/2f/2gg ga/2g/2f|ef/2e/2d/2 c/2dBG|
cAF FAF|GBG gfe|f/2g/2ad {c}BGB|c3{Bcd}c2:|
X: 2
T: Flinn
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
G|G3 G3/2A/2G|FDF G2A|B/2c/2dB c/2d/2ec|Bdd g2a|
gfe dcB|cde A3|F2D AF/2G/2A|G3{FA}G2:|
|:D3 BdB|E3 cec|FGA ABG|FDd d2c|
BAG G3|dBg ecA|Bcd dec|BcA AFD|
G2E E3|D3 dcB|ceA FDF|G3 G2:||
# Added by JACKB .

Four comments

Tune notes

Written by Turlough O’Carolan
ABC file originates from Vince Brennan
To be played VIVACE
A worthy (IMHO) tune to be submitted to Thesession
I am not aware of any known recordings of this tune except for the piano version by J J Sheridan - utube link here……..
http://youtu.be/kLuW-ARy2kY

uploaded to utube by martha51511

B: "Carolan: The Life and Music of an Irish Harper. Volume One", by Donal O’Sullivan

Origin of transcription…

X: 1
T: O’Flinn
C: Turlough O’Carolan
S: "Carolan: The Life and Music of an Irish Harper. Volume One", by Donal O’Sullivan, 1958, page 232, tune #128
N: Vivace
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
R: jig
K: Cmaj
|: c |\
cGc c>dc | {c}BGB c2 d | e/f/ge f/g/af | egg c’2 d’ |
c’ba gfe | {g}f/e/f/g/a d>ed | B2 G dB/c/d | c3 {B/d/}c2 :|
|: G |\
GEG {A}GEG | AFA AFA | B/c/dd de/d/c | BGg g2 f |
{f}edc cc’c | cc’g afd | e/f/gg ga/g/f | ef/e/d/c/ dBG |
cAF FAF|GBG gfe | f/g/ad {c}BGB | c3 {B/c/d/}c2 :|

"Planxty O’Flinn" ~ lowered, simplified, and options for D-limited winds

X: 2
T: O’Flinn
T: Planxty O’Flinn
C: Turlough O’Carolan
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
R: jig
K: GMaj
|: G |\
GDG G>AG | FDF G2 A | B/c/dB c/d/ec | Bdd g2 a |
gfe dcB | c/B/c/d/e A>BA | F2 D AF/G/A | G3 G2 :|
|: D |\
D[B,GB]D D[B,GB]D | E[CGc]E E[CGc]E | F/G/AA AB/A/G | FDd d2 c |
BAG GgG | Ggd ecA | B/c/dd de/d/c | Bc/B/A/G/ [FA][DF]D |
GE[CE] [Cc]E[CG] | DFD dcB | c/d/eA FDF | G3 G2 :|

Thanks for the contribution, a fun tune to play…