The New Way To Miltown jig

Also known as New Way To Milton, The New Way To Milton.

There is 1 recording of a tune by this name.

The New Way To Miltown has been added to 8 tunebooks.

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One setting

X: 1
T: The New Way To Miltown
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
|:F2D F2A|AGF E2G|F2D F2A|GED D2E|
F2D F2A|AGF E2A|ded dAB|1AFD DEG:|2AFD D3||
|:Ade dd2|BAG FE2|Ade ddA|BAF DD2|
Ade dd2|BAB cd2|BAG Fdc|dAF DD2 :|

Four comments

“The New Way To Miltown”

X: 2
T: New Way To Miltown, The
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
R: jig
K: DMaj
|: G |\
F2 D F2 A | AGF E2 G | F2 D F2 A | GEC D2 G |
F2 D F2 A | AGF E2 A | dcd dAB | AFD E2 :|
|: F |\
Ade d3 | BAF E3 | Ade d2 A | BAF D3 |
Ade d2 A | BAF d3 | BAF Edc | dAF D2 :|

The New Way to Miltown

X:1
T:New Way to Miltown, The
Z:EMW
M:6/8
R:Jig
K:Dmaj
F2D F2A | AGF EFG | F2D FAF | GED D2E |
F2D FGA | AGF E2A | ded dAB |1 AFD D2G :|2 AFD DFA |]
ded d2B | AGF E2A | ded dAB | AFD D2A |
ded d2B | ABc d2B | AGF dcd |1 AFD D2A :|2 AFD D2E |]

Lovely Tune!

Is it composed by Mick O’Brien or Caoimhin O’Raghallaigh?

"Is it composed by Mick O’Brien or Caoimhin O’Raghallaigh?"

Neither. It appears in the "James Goodman (1828-1896) manuscripts" from the 1860s.
It was published in Volume 1 of "Tunes of the Munster Pipers ".

You can see a Scorch transcription here:

http://www.itma.ie/digitallibrary/score/goodman