The High Road hornpipe

By Paddy O’Brien

There are 4 recordings of this tune.

The High Road has been added to 9 tunebooks.

Download ABC

One setting

X: 1
T: The High Road
R: hornpipe
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
Bc|:dGBd gb (3agf|gf (3gfe dBGE|DGBG d^ced|(3cdc Bd cAFA|
GB (3AGF GDB,D|EGcB cdef|gfgd cAFG|AD (3FGA G2:|
Bc|dg (3gfg dgbg|dB (3cBA G2 FG|A^GAB cBce|
[1(3aba (3gfe d2 Bc|dg (3gfg dgbg|dBGB DGBd|
(3cBA fd cAFG|AD (3FGA G2:|2 (3aba (3gfe d2 dc|
(3Bcd Bd cAFA|GB (3AGF GDB,D|EGce dBGB|AD (3FGA G2||
# Added by ceili .

Two comments

The High Road

Here is a very nice hornpipe from the late Paddy O’Brien. I heard Eileen O’Brien (his daughter) play it and I got permission to put it up here…….

Posted by .

………..I made a few minor mistakes in the first setting, but now they are fixed and the tune are exactly like Paddy O’Brien composed it.

Posted by .