Welcome Home Grainne jig

Also known as Grainne, Grainne’s Welcome, Grainne’s Welcome Home, Grania’s Welcome Home, Johnny The Jumper, Welcome Home, Graniu.

There are 17 recordings of a tune by this name.

A tune by this name has been recorded together with Darby Gallagher’s (a few times) and James Byrne’s (a few times).

Welcome Home Grainne has been added to 1 tune set.

Welcome Home Grainne has been added to 113 tunebooks.

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Two settings

X: 1
T: Welcome Home Grainne
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Amix
|:eAA cBA|eAA f^ga|eAA c2 e|dBG Bcd|
eAA cBA|ed=c B2 A|GBd gfe|dBG Bcd:|
|:cBA a^ga|ecA Bcd|cBA gfg|dBG Bcd|
cBA agf|gfe ~f3|dfa gfe|dBG Bcd:|
# Added by errik .
X: 2
T: Welcome Home Grainne
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Amix
|: eAA cBA | eAA ~f3 | eAA cde | dBG Bcd |
eAA cBA | ed=c ~B2 A | GBd gfe | dBG Bcd :|
|: cBA a3 | ecA Bcd | cBA ~g3 | dBG Bcd |
cBA aAA | gAA ~f3 | def gfe | dBG Bcd :|

Seven comments

Played by Altan

On one of their recordings—sorry can’t remember which one…

Paul McGrattan also recorded a very imaginative version of the tune on flute. The notes suggest it was in the repertoire of John Doherty. Thank you for reminding me. Now I have to learn it!

“Grania’s Welcome Home” (The Jig) / “Welcome Home Grainne” ~ duplication rescued

Key signature: A Mixolydian
Submitted on November 19th 2007 by Guidus.
~ /tunes/7984

X: 2
T: Grania’s Welcome Home (The Jig)
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
R: jig
K: Amix
|: eAA cBA | eAA ~f3 | eAA cde | dBG Bcd |
eAA cBA | ed=c ~B2 A | GBd gfe | dBG Bcd :|
|: cBA a3 | ecA Bcd | cBA ~g3 | dBG Bcd |
cBA aAA | gAA ~f3 | def gfe | dBG Bcd :|

This is part 2 (The Jig) of Grania’s Welcome Home set. Please see part 1 (The March) for details. (?)

# Posted on November 19th 2007 by Guidus

Now compare this tune with the first and third part of Langstrom’s Pony ?

“The Northern Fiddler: Music and Musicians of Donegal and Tyrone”

Allen Feldman: general text & music editor
&
Eamonn O’Doherty: introduction, drawings and photographs
Blackstaff Press, 1979, Belfast, Northern Ireland
ISBN: 0-85640-155-2

Page 86 ~ "Grania’s Welcome Home" (March, Jig and Reel) Johnny Doherty

A mixo-ionian

Am I allowed here to whisper I hate the c natural in the first part? keep it sharp! (the first word in this sentence does not mean Aminor)