Larkin’s Beehive reel

Also known as Larkin’s Beehives.

There are 8 recordings of this tune.

Larkin’s Beehive appears in 2 other tune collections.

Larkin’s Beehive has been added to 5 tune sets.

Larkin's Beehive has been added to 107 tunebooks.

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Three settings

1
X: 1
T: Larkin's Beehive
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
|:~B3 d edge|dGBG AGEG|~B3 d edge|dBAd BG~G2|
~B3 d edge|dGBG AGEG|~B2GB ABGB|dBAd BG~G2:|
|:BABd eg~g2|ea~a2 gedB|GBdB eBdB|~A2BG AGEG|
~B3d eg~g2|ezab gedc|BDGB A{B}AGB|dBAd BG~G2:|
2
X: 2
T: Larkin's Beehive
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
Bd~d2 edge | d2BG AGEG | Bd~d2 edge | dBAd BG~G2 |
BA (3Bcd edge | d2BG AG (3EFG | GAAG ABGB | dBAd BG~G2 :|
Bd~d2 eg~g2 | e2ae gedB | GBdB eBdB | A2BG AG (3EFG |
BA (3Bcd eg~g2 | e2ae gedc | BG~G2 ABGB | dBAd BG~G2 :|
3
X: 3
T: Larkin's Beehive
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
|:Bd~d2 edge | dGBG AGEG | Bd~d2 edge | dBAc BGGA |
BABd edge | dcBG AGEG | BABG ABGB | dBAc BGG2 :|
|:Bd~d2 eg~g2 | eaaf gedB | GBdG eGdG | (3ABc BG AGEG |
Bd~d2 eg~g2 | eaaf gedc | ~B2BG ABGB | dBAc BGG2 :|

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Larkin’s Beehive

Composed by box-player Paddy O’Brien, (the one from Nenagh ?).

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"The Compositions of Paddy O’Brien"

J.D.C. Publications Ltd., Troon, Ayrshire, Scotland, 1992

Page 48: "Larkin’s Beehives"
Note: for those into bees, there are usually more than one hive.

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