Old Man Quinn hornpipe

Also known as Logier’s, Old Mr. Quinn, Savin Hill.

There are 4 recordings of this tune.

Old Man Quinn appears in 2 other tune collections.

Old Man Quinn has been added to 4 tune sets.

Old Man Quinn has been added to 29 tunebooks.

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Five settings

1
X: 1
T: Old Man Quinn
R: hornpipe
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
|:AG|FDFA dfed|cdec ABAG|(3FED FA dfed|c2A2 A2AG|
(3FED FA dfed|cdec ABAA|(3Bcd AB GF (3EFG|F2D2 D2:|
|:(3gag|fdfg af (3def|edef gece|dcBA dfed|cdBc A2dc|
(3BcB (3ABA ~G3A|(3Bcd (3ABA ~F3A|(3Bcd AB GF (3EFG|F2D2 D2:|
|:AG|(3FGF (3EFE DFAd|(3cBA Ac Aceg|~f3d gfed|(3cdc (3BcB A2dc|
(3BcB (3ABA ~G3A|(3Bcd (3ABA ~F3A|(3Bcd AB GF (3EFG|F2D2 D2:|
2
X: 2
T: Old Man Quinn
R: hornpipe
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Cmaj
GF|:ECEG cedc|Bfdc BGFD|EGce fedc|B2 G2 GAGF|
ECEG cedc|Bfdc BGFD|EcAF (3EFG DF|1 E2C2C2 GF:|2 E2C2C2 cd||
|:eGce gfec|dGBd fdcB|cBAG ^Fedc|B2 G2 GAGF|
ECEG cedc|Bfdc BGFD|EcAF (3EFG DF|1 E2C2C2 cd:|2 E2C2C2 GF||
|:EFDE CEGc|BcAB GBdf|ecde fedc|B2G2G3c|
BcAc GcFc|EcBc (3ABc Fc|EcAF (3EFG DF|E2C2C2 GF:|
3
X: 3
T: Old Man Quinn
R: hornpipe
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Fmaj
cB|:AFAc fagf|ebge cBAG|Acfa bgaf|e2 c2 cdcB|
AFAc fagf|ebge cBAG|AfdB AcGc|1 A2F2F2 cB:|2 A2F2F2 fg||
|:afcf c'bgf|gceg bgfe|fedc Bagf|e2 c2 cdcB|
AFAc fagf|edcB AGFE|DfdB AcGc|1 A2F2F2 fg:|2 A2F2F2 cB||
|:ABGA FAcf|efde cega|afga bgaf|e2c2c2 fe|
dfdf cfBf|dfdf cfBf|Acfa bgaf|A2F2F2||
4
X: 4
T: Old Man Quinn
R: hornpipe
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
AG|:FDFA dfed|cged cAGE|FAdf gfed|c2 A2 A2 AG|
FDFA dfed|cged cAGE|FdBG FAEA|1 F2 D2 D2 AG:|2 F2 D2 D2 Ad||
|:fAdf afed|eAce gedc|dcBA Gfed|c2 A2 A2 AG|
FDFA dfed|cged cAGE|FdBG FAEA|1 F2 D2 D2 Ad:|2 F2 D2 D2 AG||
|:FGEF DFAd|cdBc Aceg|fdef gfed|c2 A2 A3 d|
cdBd AdGd|Fdcd BdGd|FdBG fAeA|F2 D2 D2 AG:|
5
X: 5
T: Old Man Quinn
R: hornpipe
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
AG|:FDFA dfed|cgec AGFE|FAdf gfed|c2 A2 A2 AG|
FDFA dfed|cgec AGFE|FdBG FAEA|1 F2 D2 D2 AG:|2 F2 D2 D2 Ad||
|:fAdf afed|eAce gedc|dcBA ^Gfed|c2 A2 A2 AG|
FDFA dfed|cgec AGFE|FdBG FAEA|1 F2 D2 D2 Ad:|2 F2 D2 D2 AG||
|:FGEF DFAd|cdBc Aceg|fdef gfed|c2 A2 A3 d|
cdBd AdGd|Fdcd BdGd|FdBG FAEA|1 F2 D2 D2 AG:|2 F2 D2 D4||

Six comments

Old Man Quinn

Here’s a nice three part hornpipe from the O’Neill’s collection. I especially like the two triplet figures leading into rolls in the second two parts.

Good post!

I have been playing this for a few years and have never met any one else who knew it. A really good tune.