The Kanturk polka

There are 3 recordings of a tune by this name.

The Kanturk has been added to 2 tune sets.

The Kanturk has been added to 4 tunebooks.

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Three settings

X: 1
T: The Kanturk
R: polka
M: 2/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
|: d>e fe | dc BA | B/c/d/B/ AF | E2 E2 |
d>e fe | dc BA | B/c/d/B/ AF | D2 D2 :|
|: A/B/c/d/ ef | gb ag | fd/f/ af | e2 e2 |
A/B/c/d/ ef | gb ag | fd/f/ ec | d2 d2 :|
X: 2
T: The Kanturk
R: polka
M: 2/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
A |d>e fe | dc BA | B/c/d/B/ AF | E2- EA |
d>e fe | dc BA | B/c/d/B/ AF | D2- DA |
d/c/d/e/ f/g/f/e/ | dc BA | B/c/d/B/ AF | E2 EA |
d/c/d/e/ f/g/f/e/ | dc BA | B/c/d/B/ AF | D2 D2 ||
A/B/c/d/ ef | gb ag | fd/f/ af | e2 ea |
A/B/c/d/ ef | gb ag | fd/f/ ec | d2 da |
A/B/c/d/ ef | gb ag | f/e/d/f/ af | e2 ea |
A/B/c/d/ ef | g/g/b ag | f/e/d/f/ e/d/c/e/ | d2 d |]
X: 3
T: The Kanturk
R: polka
M: 2/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
|: d>e fe | dc BA | B/c/d/B/ AF | E2 EA |
d>e fe | dc BA | B/c/d/B/ AF |1 D2 DA :|2 D2 D2 ||
|: A/B/c/d/ ef | gb ag | fd/f/ af | e2 ea |
A/B/c/d/ ef | gb ag | fd/f/ ec |1 d2 da :|2 d2 dA ||

Two comments

X: 1 & X: 2 ~ “The Kanturk Polka” C: Jackie Daly

X:1 has been trimmed back to basics, while X: 2 is a transcription from Jackie’s own squeezin’ of his tune. I’m sorry but I’ve no history behind this one.

The Kanturk, X:3

From the playing of John Redmond.