The Wind That Shakes The Barley slide

There are 69 recordings of a tune by this name.

A tune by this name has been recorded together with The Bucks Of Oranmore (a few times), The Boys Of The Lough (a few times), Soldier’s Joy (a few times), The Bank Of Ireland (a few times) and Coleman’s Cross (a few times).

The Wind That Shakes The Barley has been added to 10 tunebooks.

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One setting

X: 1
T: The Wind That Shakes The Barley
R: slide
M: 12/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
e | d2 B G2 A B2 A B2 e | d2 B G2 A B2 A A2 e | d2 B G2 A B2 A B2 c | d2 f g2 e d2 B B2 :|
d | g3 g3 f2 g a3 | g2 f g2 e d2 B B2 d | g3 g3 f2 g a3 | b2 a g2 e d2 B B2 :|

Two comments

The Wind That Shakes The Barley

This tune was added as a hornpipe but I am more familiar with it as a slide (see discussion on the hornpipe version).

Oh .. and it’s not related to the Irish reel of the same name.