Gillespie’s hornpipe

Also known as The Leinster.

There is 1 recording of this tune.

Gillespie’s appears in 2 other tune collections.

Gillespie's has been added to 10 tunebooks.

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Two settings

X: 1
T: Gillespie's
R: hornpipe
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Amaj
|:ed|cBAc BAGB|Aaga fecA|GBEB Bcdf|edcd B2ed|
cBAc BAGB|Aaga fecA|GABc defg|a2A2A2:|
|:cd|eaga eaga|eaga fecA|GABc dcde|fedc B2cd|
eaga eaga|eaga fecA|GABc defg|a2A2A2:|
X: 2
T: Gillespie's
R: hornpipe
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
|:dc|BAGB AGFA|Ggfg edBG|FADA (3GAB ce|dcBc A2dc|
BAGB AGFA|Ggfg edBG|FGAB cdef|g2G2G2:|
|:Bc|dgfg dgfg|dgfg edBG|FGAB cBcd|edcB A2Bc|
dgfg dgfg|dgfg edBG|FGAB cdef|g2G2G2:|

Two comments


Tune #917 in O’Neill’s 1001. In playing it through, I liked inserting a slight modification in bar 3 to avoid two Bs in a row. I’ll post a G transposition with that tweak.