The Gullane polka

Also known as The Castleisland, The Cullane, The Guillane, Mulcahy’s.

There are 23 recordings of this tune.

This tune has been recorded together with

The Gullane appears in 3 other tune collections.

The Gullane has been added to 8 tune sets.

The Gullane has been added to 69 tunebooks.

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Five settings

1
X: 1
T: The Gullane
R: polka
M: 2/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
F/|:Ad BA|DF FE/D/|CE GE|BA F>G|
Ad BA|DF FE/D/|CE GC|1 ED D>F:|2 ED D2||
|:F2 G2|BA FD|AB/A/ GE|BA FD|
F2 G2|BA FD|AB/A/ GC|1 ED D=F:|2 ED D>||
2
X: 2
T: The Gullane
R: polka
M: 2/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
|: B/c/ |dg ed | GB BA/G/ | FA cA | ed BB/c/ |
dg e/e/d | GB- BA/G/ | F/G/A cA | AG G :|
|: G/A/ |BA/B/ cB/c/ | ed BG | de/d/ cA | ed B>^A |
B2 cB/c/ | ed BG | de/d/ cA | AG G :|
3
X: 3
T: The Gullane
R: polka
M: 2/4
L: 1/8
K: Amaj
|: c |ea f>e | Ac cB/A/ | GB dc/d/ | fe c/B/c/d/ |
ea f>e | Ac cB/A/ | G/A/B/G/ g/f/e | A2- A :|
|: (3G/A/B/ |c2 dc/d/ | fe cA | ef/e/ dB | fe c2 |
c^B/c/ d2 | f/g/f/e/ c>d | ef/e/ dG | BA A :|
4
X: 4
T: The Gullane
R: polka
M: 2/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
|: Ad BA | DF FE/D/ | CE GE | BA FG |
Ad BA | DF FE/D/ | CE BA |[1 D2 D2 :|[2 D2 DE ||
|: F2 GF/G/ | BA FD | AB/A/ GE | BA FD |
F/E/D GE | BA FD | AB/A/ GE | ED D2 :|
5
X: 5
T: The Gullane
R: polka
M: 2/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
Ad BA|DF FD|C>E GE|BA F>G|
Ad BA|DF FD|C>E GE|1 ED DF:|2 ED DD/E/||
|:F2 G2|BA FG|(AA) GE|BA FA|
FA G>A|BA FG|(AA) GE|1 ED DA:|2 ED DF||
# Added by DomW .

Ten comments

Source: Beginish - "Stormy Weather"
Transcription: g.m.p.

"The Cullane Polka"

I’ve heard this raised a half step and played in the key of Eb, unkind? 😏, but it is also played in G for folks whose lower limit is D… πŸ˜‰

X: 2
T: The Gullane
M: 2/4
L: 1/8
R: polka
K: G Major
B/c/ |\
dg ed | GB BA/G/ | FA cA | ed BB/c/ |
dg e/e/d | GB- BA/G/ | F/G/A cA | AG G :|
|: G/A/ |\
BA/B/ cB/c/ | ed BG | de/d/ cA | ed B>^A |
B2 cB/c/ | ed BG | de/d/ cA | AG G :|

Finishing the job above with the back slash ~ \ ~ for Doc Dow’s Da… πŸ˜‰

Oops! & |: B/c/ |\

Jackie Daly - 3 Polkas: The Gullane / The Blackwater 1 / The Blackwater 2

The 1st of 3 polkas being given the squeeze by master Jackie, and the foot too. πŸ˜€

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J3lucEh4UNw


Uploaded on the 5 July 2011 ~ A selection of polkas played by Jackie Daly at the Comhaltas 60th Anniversary Concert in Tullamore on 29th April 2011.