Bolger’s hornpipe

There is 1 recording of this tune.

Bolger's has been added to 3 tunebooks.

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Two settings

1
X: 1
T: Bolger's
R: hornpipe
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
(3def | g2 fe d2 BA | GFGA BG D2 | DGFG DGFG | BdcB A2 (3def |g2 fe d2 BA | GFGA BG D2 | DGFG Agfe |1 dcBA G2 :|2 dcBA Gd^cd |||: BDGB dgfg | eGcd egfe | d^cde d=ccB | BAAG Ad^cd |BDGB dgfg | eGcd egfe | dgfe (3ded (3cBA | G2B2G2 :|
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2
X: 2
T: Bolger's
R: hornpipe
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
|:(3def | g2 fe d2 BA | GF GA BE E2 | DG ~G2 BG ~G2 | cA AG A2 (3def |
g2 fe d2 BA | GF GA BD ~D2 | DE FG Ag fe |1 dB cA G2 (3def:|2 dB cA G2 dc ||
|: BD GB dg fg | eG cd ed ge | dg fe dB GB | cA AG A2 dc |
BD GB dg fg | eG cd ec ge | dg fe dB cA |1 G2 B2 G2 dc :|2 G2 B2 G2 |

Two comments

Bolger’s

Source: the playing of Eddie Bolger as notated in Bulmer & Sharpley, ‘Music from Ireland’, 1974, vol. 2, No. 48.

The ABC comes from The Fiddler’s Companion site (with thanks).

I’ve added it here to provide a link to a recording.

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Bolger’s, X:2

More like the mentiones source, transposed from A to G