The Humours Of Cappa jig

Also known as The Humors Of Cappa.

There are 7 recordings of a tune by this name.

The Humours Of Cappa has been added to 28 tunebooks.

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One setting

X: 1
T: The Humours Of Cappa
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
|:dFF AFA|dFF AFA|BEE BEE|BdB AFA|
dFF AFA|dFF AFA|ABd efg|fdd d2 A:|
dfd cec|BdB AFA|BEE BEE|BdB AFA|
dfd cec|BdB AFA|ABd efg|fdd d2A:|

Seven comments

The Humours Of Cappa

This is one of the first Irish tunes that I learned,by osmosis in De Hopzak in Antwerp.I believe that Dave Swarbrick recorded it.

The Humours of Cappa

Nice tune. I’ve included it in my list.
Trevor

The Humours Of Cappa

I like it too.It’s been years since I heard it in a session.

Reminds me of the first two parts of Cherish the Ladies.

Posted .

I’ve been playing this tune since I first heard Swarbrick play it whilst he was on tour with Simon Nichol about 24 years ago. It was recorded on a Fairport Album with the reel The Swallows Tail in Am. I still play them regularly at sessions!!

Re: The Humours Of Cappa

This was recorded by Mickey Carton back in the 50’s, or perhaps, the 40’s.