Back Of The Haggard/Kershaw’s
This is such a nice tune, and undeservedly neglected. The first couple of bars remind me of Ciaran Tourish’s reel "The Windmill". The version I play avoids same-note triplets and has some nice English-style 6th leaps:
|:(3ABc|dfdf ecAc|dcdB AFDF|GFGB Afed|c2A2 A2(3ABc|
dAAd eAAe|fefg afdc|BdcB AFGE|D2DC D2:|
|:(3ABc|dcdA FDFA|BGFG DGFG|gefd ecdB|Afed cBAG|
FddF GeeG|AffA Bg (3gag|fafd Bgec|d2dc d2:|
I know this name
i play this tune myself but this version is extremly different to mine…
go here for another version https://thesession.org/tunes/6301
yeah, i added the other version, small world, eh? lol
From the Roche Collection
Another, different take from the Roche Collection,where it goes by the titles "Woodcock Hill" and "Standing Abbey."
A2 | dcdf ecAc | dBGB AFDF | EGFA GBgf | edcB AABc |
dcdf e^deg | fefg afdA | BdcB AGFE | D2 d2 d2 :|
B2 | A^GAc ecAc | edcB Adfa | gfeg fedf | (3efe (3dcB (3ABA (3GFE |\
DFAd EGBd |
FAdf afda | BdcB (3ABA (3GFE | (3DFA (3dfa d’ z :|
The ‘other’ tune..
..and I now see that Dow was already on top of that link!
“Woodcock Hill” / “The Back Of The Haggard”
Submitted on June 12th 2006 by grymater.
“Jaunting Car” ~ Ryan’s Mammoth Collection, 1883 - that A-part yet again
Submitted on July 25th 2012 by ceolachan.