John Joe Harnett’s slide

Also known as Garravane.

There are 2 recordings of this tune.

John Joe Harnett's has been added to 9 tunebooks.

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Four settings

1
X: 1
T: John Joe Harnett's
R: slide
M: 12/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
|:D|G3 AGE G2 E D2 e|d2 B BAG B2 A AGE|
G3 AGE G2 E D2 e|d2 B ABA G3 G2:|
|:A|B3 BAG A3 AGE|G3 GAB d3 B2 A|
G3 AGE G2 E D2 e|d2 B ABA G3 G2:|
2
X: 2
T: John Joe Harnett's
R: slide
M: 12/8
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
|:AA/B/c|dcd edB d2 B A2 b|a2 f fed fgf edB|
d2 d edB d2 B A2 b|a2 f efe d3:|
|:d2 e|f3- fed e3 edc|d2 A dd/e/f a3 f2 e|
d3 edB d2 B A2 b|a2 f edc d3:|
3
X: 3
T: John Joe Harnett's
R: slide
M: 12/8
L: 1/8
K: Amaj
|:E|A3 BAF A2 F E2 f|e2 c cBA c2 B BAF|
AGA BAF A2 F E2 f|e2 c BAG A3 A2:|
|:B|cdc cBA BcB B2 F|A2 A ABc e2 A c2 B|
A2 E B2 F ABF E3|e2 c B2 G A3- A2:|
4
X: 4
T: John Joe Harnett's
R: slide
M: 12/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
|:G3 AGE G2E D2B|d2B ~A3 B2A ABA|
~G3 AGE G2E D2B|1 d2B ABA G3 G2F:|2 d2B ABA G3 GAB||
|:c3 cBA B3 BAG|A3 ABc d3 B2A|
~G3 AGE G2E D2B|1 d2B ABA G3 GAB:|2 d2B ABA G3 G2F||

Two comments

"John Joe Harnett’s Slide" #?

Another slide from the Limerick flute player John Joe Harnett, a basic transcription of his take on this. John was one of the stalwart regulars playing for dances in county Limerick, and not in a ceili band sort of way, as used to be the case for most of the musicians and the dancing across Ireland…

Here are a couple more slides from John’s playing:

Gan Ainm / John Joe Harnett’s
# Added by ceolachan - August 5th, 2012
https://thesession.org/tunes/12110

“Moig Cross”
# Added by ceolachan - August 7th, 2012
https://thesession.org/tunes/12115