Granny Hold The Candle While I Shave The Chicken’s Lip reel

Also known as Granny Hold The Candle While I Shave The Chicken’s Lip, Granny Hold The Candle While I Shave The Chicken’s Lip II.

There are 2 recordings of a tune by this name.

Granny Hold The Candle While I Shave The Chicken's Lip has been added to 131 tunebooks.

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Two settings

X: 1
T: Granny Hold The Candle While I Shave The Chicken's Lip
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Amin
|: eA (3AAA c2(c2|c)Acd e2dc|eA (3AAA ABcA|BGdG eGef|
eA(3AAA c2(c2|c)Acd e2dB|GdBd e2dB|e2dB eA (3AAA:|
|: eaag a2ga|a2ga c'bag|a2ga eage|dged Bde2|
eaag a2ga|a2ga c'bac'|ba^gb a^ge^f|^gedB e2ed:|
# Added by tbag .
X: 2
T: Granny Hold The Candle While I Shave The Chicken's Lip
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Emin
|: BE E2 G2(G2|G)EGA B2AG|BE E2 EFGE|FDAD BDBc|
BE E2 G2(G2|G)EGA B2AF|DAFA B2AF|B2AF BE E2:|
|: Beed e2de|e2de gfed|e2de BedB|AdBA FAB2|
Beed e2de|e2de gfeg|fe^df e^dB^c|^dBAF B2BA:|
# Added by JACKB .

Four comments

Is it as good as Granny Hold The Candle While I Shave The Chicken’s Lip part 1?! Possibly one (or two!) of the best tune names ever!

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Lol!

The second best tune-name is, then, "I Buried my Wife and Danced on her Grave"…

Stuuf aboot this tune

I was playing with Charlie McKerron (capercaille) arrangeing sets for 6 tv programmes, but anyway we are doing this gr8 tune. It is a Manus Lunny tune and thjis version is Grannny hold………..Chikens Lips II.

Super name

.A must learn tune for the name alone.Thats the craic.

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