The Oban Ball reel

Also known as The Ball That Was In Oban.

There is 1 recording of this tune.

The Oban Ball has been added to 4 tunebooks.

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Two settings

1
X: 1
T: The Oban Ball
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
ABdA B2AB | d2fe dBBe | ABdA B2AB |1 e2fB AA Ad :| [2 e2fB AA Ae] |
|: fAee eede | fAef dBBe |1 fAff e2dB | e2dB AAAe :|2 f2ed e2dB | e2dB AAAd |]
2
X: 2
T: The Oban Ball
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
e | ABdA B2AB | d2fe dBBe | ABdA B2AB | e2fB AAA :|
a | f2 e2 e2 de | f2 ef dBBa | f2 f2 e2 dB | e2 fB AAA
a | f2 e2 e2 de | f2 ef dBBa | f2 ed e2 dB | e2 fB AAA |]

Three comments

The Oban Ball / The Ball That Was In Oban

A traditional Scottish pipe tune

The Oban Ball, X:2

Where did you get you setting, pb? I’ve added a setting with some slight differences, from the playing of Breabach. Nice tune.

Re: The Oban Ball

The version I posted comes from the fiddle playing of Alasdair White