Have A Drink With Me jig

Also known as Caher, Come Have A Drink With Me, Dear Lisa, The Flaxdresser, Have A Drink On Me, The Maghera.

There are 17 recordings of a tune by this name.

A tune by this name has been recorded together with The Killavil (a few times), The Blarney Pilgrim (a few times), Behind The Haystack (a few times) and The Lark On The Strand (a few times).

Have A Drink With Me has been added to 11 tune sets.

Have A Drink With Me has been added to 186 tunebooks.

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Seven settings

X: 1
T: Have A Drink With Me
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Emin
|:BAG E2D|EGD EGA|BAB GED|EAA ABc|
BAG E2D|EGD EGA|BAB GED|EGG G3:|
|:GBd e2d|dgd B2A|GBd edB|cea ~a3|
bag age|ged ege|dBG ABc|BGG G3:|
X: 2
T: Have A Drink With Me
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
d/c/|BAG EGD|EGD EGD|BAG EGD|EAA ABc|
BAG EGD|EGD EGD|BAG EGD|EGG G2:|
||D|GBd ~e2 d|dgd ~B2 A|GBd ~e2 d|eaa aga|
bag agf|gfe dBG|BAG EGD|EGG G2:|
X: 3
T: Have A Drink With Me
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
d3|:BAG E{D}ED| EGD E2d| BAB GED| EA{B}A {G}AGA|
BAG E2D| EGD E2d|BAB GED|1 EGG G2A:|2 EGG G2B||
|c2d efg|ded BAG|c2d ege|deg gdB|
c2d e~e2|ded BAB|GED EGG |G3-G2B||
|c2d efg|ded BAG|c2d e~e2|deg gdB|
c2d efg|ded BAB|GED EGG |G3-G2B||
X: 4
T: Have A Drink With Me
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Emin
A | BAG E2 D | EGD EGA | BAB GED | EA^G ABc | BAG E2 D |
EGD EGA | BAB GED | EGF G2 :||
G | GBd e2 d | dgg B2 A | GBd edB | caa a2^a | bag age |
(3efg d (3efg e | dBG ABc | BGF G2 :||
X: 5
T: Have A Drink With Me
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
|: BAG EGD | EGD EGD | BAG EGD |
|EAA AGA | BAG EGD | EGD EGD |
| BAG EGD |1 EGG G2A:|2 EGG G3||
|:c2d efg | ded BAG | c2d efg |
def gdB |c2d efg | ded BAG |
BAG EGD |1 EGG G3 :|2 EGG G2A :||
X: 6
T: Have A Drink With Me
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Emin
BAG E2 D | EGD EGA | BAG E2 D | EAG ABc |
BAG E2 D | EGD EGA | BAG E2 D |1 EGF G3 :|2 EGF G2 D ||
GBd e2 d | egd B2 A | GBd edB | cea a2a |
bag age | ged e/f/ge | dBG ABc |1 BGF G2D :|2 BGF G dc ||
X: 7
T: Have A Drink With Me
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Emin
|:A|BAG EGD | EGD EGA | BAG EGD | EAA AGA |
BAG EGD | EGD EGA | BAG E2 D |1 EGG G2A :|2 EGG G2 D ||
|:GBd e2d | dgd B2 A | GBd edB | c2a a3 |
bag agf | ged e/f/gd | BAG ABc |1 BGF G2D :|2 EGG G2A ||
# Added by JACKB .

Thirteen comments

T:HAVE A DRINK ON ME
M:6/8
L:1/8
B:O’NEILL’S 720
N:"collected by F. O’Neill"
Z:Transcribed by A. LEE WORMAN
K:G
d/c/|BAG EGD|EGD EGD|BAG EGD|EAA ABc|
BAG EGD|EGD EGD|BAG EGD|EGG G2:|
||D|GBd ~e2 d|dgd ~B2 A|GBd ~e2 d|eaa aga|
bag agf|gfe dBG|BAG EGD|EGG G2:|

T:Have a Drink w’ Me
T:Old As the Hills
M:6/8
L:1/8
S:Mike Rafferty from Barrel Rafferty
R:jig
Z:Lesl
K:G
d3|:BAG E{D}ED| EGD E2d| BAB GED| EA{B}A {G}AGA|
BAG E2D| EGD E2d|BAB GED|1 EGG G2A:|2 EGG G2B||
|c2d efg|ded BAG|c2d ege|deg gdB|
c2d e~e2|ded BAB|GED EGG |G3-G2B||
|c2d efg|ded BAG|c2d e~e2|deg gdB|
c2d efg|ded BAB|GED EGG |G3-G2B||

T:Come have a drink with me
M:6/8
L:1/8
Z:Rachel Marsh
K:Em
A | BAG E2 D | EGD EGA | BAB GED | EA^G ABc | BAG E2 D |
EGD EGA | BAB GED | EGF G2 :||
G | GBd e2 d | dgg B2 A | GBd edB | caa a2^a | bag age |
(3efg d (3efg e | dBG ABc | BGF G2 :||

This is a nice tune.

I’m surprised to find my transcription for this tune posted here by Gian! How did you get it?
Cheers, Lesl

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Words

There a words to this tune:

There’s a hole in the bucket, dear Liza, dear Liza, a hole in the bucket, dear liza my dear

Then fix it dear Henry, dear Henry dear Henry, then fix it dear Henry dear Henry my dear.

Got them from a fiddle player named David James.

Come Have a Drink With Me

T: Come Have a Drink With Me
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
S:Mary McNamara
R: jig
K: Gmaj
|: BAG EGD | EGD EGD | BAG EGD |
|EAA AGA | BAG EGD | EGD EGD |
| BAG EGD |1 EGG G2A:|2 EGG G3||
|:c2d efg | ded BAG | c2d efg |
def gdB |c2d efg | ded BAG |
BAG EGD |1 EGG G3 :|2 EGG G2A :||

…sorry…of course I meant Mary *Mac*Namara…

Magic Square’s Boston setting

T:Come have a drink with me
S:Magic Square
M:6/8
L:1/8
Z:Jack Gilder
K:Em
BAG E2 D | EGD EGA | BAG E2 D | EAG ABc |
BAG E2 D | EGD EGA | BAG E2 D |1 EGF G3 :|2 EGF G2 D ||
GBd e2 d | ege B2 A | GBd edB | cea a2a |
bag age | ged e/f/ge | dBG ABc |1 BGF G2D :|2 BGF G dc ||

I saw this in the tune book ‘Trip to Sligo’ by Bernard Flaherty on p. 174 under the name ‘The Flaxdresser’. The version there is similar
to the Mary Mac transcription above.

Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows, Part 1 of 2

"The Humours Of Glendart"
Submitted on May 25th 2001 by Jeremy.
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This is the other tune in the set that is heard played for Bill and Fleur Weasley’s wedding in the 7th Harry Potter Movie, The Deathly Hallows, Part 1 of 2… But, who are the musicians playing it?