The Sword In The Hand
Source: Matt Molloy & Sean Keane: "Contentment Is Wealth"
Transcription: Gian marco Pietrasanta
a reel version of the Leitrim jig. On their record Out of the wind.. The Bothy band started the set with the jig and then played the reel.
This is similar to Around the World for Sport:
Go here for an intereting version of this a different key https://thesession.org/tunes/4331.
The Sword In the Hand
John Vesey plays this on his album ‘The First Month of Spring’ (1977) as "Wynnie Flynn’s".