Saorla’s hornpipe

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Saorla's has been added to 5 tunebooks.

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One setting

X: 1
T: Saorla's
R: hornpipe
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
F>G|A>F D>E F>D D2|E>B B>A B2 d>B|A>B d>c d>B A>F|E2 E>D E>A A>G|
~F3 D (3EFG A>B|A>d f>g e>d (3Bcd|~A3 F G>E A>G|F2 D2 D2:|
|:(3ABd|~d2 d>c d2 (3def|e>d f>d B>A F>A|d2 (3dcd fdcd|b>f a>f e2 (3ABc|
~d2 d>c de (3fed|A>d f>g e>d (3Bcd|~A2 F G>F A>G|1 F>D A>F E2:|2 F2 D2 D2||

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This lively hornpipe was written by Áine Heslin and can be found on her recording called Tunes Foundry.
According to the sleeve notes:
” A tune dedicated to my friend Martin Noel Tubridy’s beautiful first grandchild.
Martin Noel – a wonderful accordion player and musician – and I, gigged every week for about ten
years in Kilkee. We still do when we can. He invited us to the christening of his grandaughter Saorla,
and I named this hornpipe after her. I have yet to write a tune for Martin Noel – he’s a wonderful