Galloping O’Hogan jig

Also known as Galloping Hogan, Hughie Doherty’s.

There are 4 recordings of a tune by this name.

Galloping O'Hogan has been added to 9 tunebooks.

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Two settings

X: 1
T: Galloping O'Hogan
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
|: (G/A/) |BGG AFF | DGG (G2 A) | BGB {d/}cBc | ADE FGA |
{c/}BAB {d/}cBc | def (g{b/}ag) | fdc AGF | AGG G2 :|
|: (B/d/) |(g{b/}af) (gaf) | gGG GBd | (=f{a/}gf) (f{a/}ge) | =fFF FGA |
{c/}_BAB {d/}c=Bc | def (g{b/}ag) | fdc AGF | AGG G2 :|
X: 2
T: Galloping O'Hogan
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
|: A |BAG AGF | DGF G2 A | B^AB cBc | ADE F2 A |
B^AB cBc | def gag | fdc Adc | AGF G2 :|[2 AGF G ||
|: Bd |gag f/g/af | gdB G2 e | fgf fed | cAF Ddc |
B^AB cBc | def gag | fdc Adc | AGF G :|[2 AGF G2 |]

Four comments

“Galloping O’Hogan” ~ the history bit

S: "The Roche Collection of Traditional Irish Music, Volume 1", 1912, page 41, tune #94

X: 2 “Hughie Doherty’s Jig” / “Galloping O’Hogan”

This transcription is based on the playing of Seamus & Manus McGuire, Jackie Daly, and Garry O’Brien, as the group & from their recording "Buttons & Bows: The Return of Spring", the second of two jigs, track 13.

Here are a few instances where I’ve given noted options instead of rolls:
B^AB -or- ~B3 / gag -or- ~g3 / fgf -or- ~f3