The Turn hornpipe

There is 1 recording of this tune.

The Turn has been added to 3 tunebooks.

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One setting

X: 1
T: The Turn
R: hornpipe
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
g|(3efg dB GB d2|GBdB GBdg|(3efg dB GBde|gedB A2 G:|
aeab aeab|gega ge g2|aeab aeab|gede BA A:|
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The Turn

I’ve heard this tune played by John Carty, Maggie Carty and Shane McGowan. The first one is not a hornpipe, it’s a fling, and the two following are slides, they are here at the as jigs, but they’re not.
John Carty says about the set (I asked him on FB):

"Three tunes there starting with the fling called The Turn, then into two slides,
first one is called Carrigkerry (my quote-> or Johnny Boyles) and second is Con Cassidys.
We got all these tunes from west limerick box player Dan Brouder.
The first two are west limerick tunes and the last is named after a Donegal fiddle player."

X: 1
T: Johnny Boyle’s/Carrigkerry
T: slide
M: 12/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
g2 f efg d2 B BAB | c2 A AGA BAB GBd |
g2 f efg d2 B BAB |1 A2 a agf g3 def :|2 A2 a agf g2 f g2 a ||
b2 g gfg b2 g gfg | a2 f fef a2 f dfa |
b2 g gfg b2 g gfg |1 eaa agf g2 f g2 a :|2 eaa agf g3 def ||

X: 1
T: Con Cassidy’s
T: slide
M: 12/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
c3 cBc e2d B2c|1ded cAF ~G3 G2A:|2 ded cAF~G3 G2g:|
f2d def gfg a2g|f2d ded c2A A2g|
f2d def gfg a2g|1 fed ed^c d3 d2g:|2 fed ed^c ded cdc||

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