The Sweet Briar jig

There are 6 recordings of this tune.

The Sweet Briar has been added to 1 tune set.

The Sweet Briar has been added to 14 tunebooks.

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One setting

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X: 1
T: The Sweet Briar
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
gfg e2d | Bdd Bdd | gfg efg | dcB ABd |
gfg e2d | Bdd Bdd | gfg efg | dcB A2D ||
GAB Bdd | edc Bdd | GAB Bdd | edB A2D |
GAB Bdd | Bdd Bdd | gfg efg | dcB A3 ||
# Added by EndaS .

Three comments

I’m pretty sure the first people to record it were Liam O’Connor and Sean McKeon on "Dublin Made Me". It’s amazing how fast it has spread.

It’s from the Canon James Goodman collection, and it’s possible it’s also related to the Maid on the Green.

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