Tom McElvogue’s jig

Also known as Ruane The Man, Tom McElvogue’s Jig In G 09.

There are 2 recordings of this tune.

Tom McElvogue's has been added to 5 tunebooks.

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One setting

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X: 1
T: Tom McElvogue's
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
|:Ged BAG|AGE GED|G2 D A2 D|B2 D cBA|Ged BAG|AGE GED|
GAB cBA|BDF G3:|ADF ABc|dGB dfg|afd cBA|BcA GAB|
ADF ABc|dGB dfg| afd cBA|BcA G3|AFD FAc|BGD GBd|
fag gfe|edc B2 c|AFD A,DF|GDB, G,2 B,|CDE FGA|BcA G3||

Two comments

Tom McElvogue’s Jig In G 09

ABCs created from a PDF copy of the tune sent to me by Karen Tweed, Toms McElvogue’s partner
I have compared the PDF version with the recorded version and there are a couple of slight differences in the last 2 bars of the B part but probably just artistic license.

Re: Tom McElvogue’s

More information

This tune has been renamed "Ruane The Man" after a good friend of Tom’s. A fine Fiddle player from Newcastle, Paul Ruane who died last year (2016)