Tommy Reck’s polka

There are 4 recordings of this tune.

Tommy Reck's has been added to 11 tunebooks.

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Three settings

1
X: 1
T: Tommy Reck's
R: polka
M: 2/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
|: B/ |\
Ad f/g/f/e/ | dF A>d | cE G>B | AD FA |
Ad f/g/f/e/ | dF Ad | cA GE | FD D3/ :|
|: g/ |\
fd d2 | cB B2 | eB cB | BA FA |
fd d2 | cB B2 | Be Bc | d2 d3/ :|
2
X: 2
T: Tommy Reck's
R: polka
M: 2/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
|: Ad f/a/f/e/ | dF A>d | cE GB | AD FA |
Ad f/g/f/e/ | dF Ad | cA GE | FD D2 :|
|: fd d2 | cB B2 | eB cB | BA FA |
fd d2 | cB B2 | Be Bc | d2 d2 :|
3
X: 3
T: Tommy Reck's
R: polka
M: 2/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
|: Ad f/g/f/e/ | dF A>d | cE GB | AD FA |
Ad f/g/f/e/ | dF A>d | cA GE | FA D2 :|
|: fd ~d2 | cB ~B2 | eB cB | BA FA |
fd ~d2 | cB ~B2 | Be Bc | d2 d2 :|

Three comments

"Tommy Reck’s Polka" ~ sharing an A-part with "Johnny Spillane’s Favourite Polka"

# Added - September 25th, 2004
https://thesession.org/tunes/3594

But with a different B-part…

This transcription, transposed up from C to D, is from the uilleann pipe playing of Tommy Reck, played on a flat set…

Tommy Reck’s, X:2

From the playing of Aidan.

Subtle differences from X1.

Tommy Reck’s, X:3

From the playing of Eric Wilson.