Ballykeale jig

Also known as Ballykeal, The Ballykeal, The Ballykeale, The Ballykeel.

There are 12 recordings of this tune.

This tune has been recorded together with

Ballykeale has been added to 1 tune set.

Ballykeale has been added to 33 tunebooks.

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Two settings

X: 1
T: Ballykeale
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Dmix
c|:A=FA A2c|A=FA Adc|BGG DGG|BGB dcB|
A=FA A2c|A=FA A2a|bag fdc|1 BGB dcB:|2 BGF GBd||
~g3 gag|fde fd^c|dgg gag|fd^c def|
g2a bag|fde fga|bag fdc|1 BGF GBd:|2 BGB dcB||
X: 2
T: Ballykeale
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmix
dc|:AFA Adc|AFA ABc|BGG dGG|BGB dcB|
[1AFA Adc|AFA Aga|bag ^fdc|BGB dcB:|
[2 AFA dAc|A/B/cA Aga|bag ^fdc|BGG GBc||
|:dgg gag|^fde =fdc|dgg bag|^fd^c de^f|
g3 bag|^fde =fga|bag ^fdc|1 BGG GBc:|2 BGB dcB||
# Added by Trr67 .

Four comments


Taken from Seamus and Kevin Glackin : Northern Lights Na Saighnean.

Ballykeal Jig (Ballykeel)

Catherine McEvoy plays this lovely jig with an Fn. It changes the tune dramatically.


this tune also appears on Jim Cowderys/How to change a Flat tire album