Paddy’s Polka #2
I think I pressed "jig" by mistake! Jeremy, would you be able to change it to "polka" for me? Sorry..
This goes after "Paddy’s Polka #1" https://thesession.org/tunes/3226
I forgot I could change it myself - duh.
Alternative, simpler version
Hi, just learned the following simpler version on a workshop:
T: Paddy’s #2
D2 G>A|Bd B2|AG/A/ BA|AG ED|
D2 G>A|Bd B2|AG/A/ BA|G2 G2:|
|:g2 e2|dB d2|G>A BA|AG ED|
D2 G>A|Bd B2|AG/A/ BA| G2 G2:|
“Paddy’s Polka” (#2) ~ I didn’t have a name for this one originally
K: G Major
|: GE |
D2 G>A | B/c/d B2 | AG/A/ BA | AG E/F/G/E/ |
D2 G>A | B/c/d B2 | AG/A/ B/c/B/A/ | G2- :|
|: GB/d/ |
|: g2 eg/e/ | dB dB | G>A BG |
[1 AG EG | ga/g/ eg/e/ | d/e/d/B/ dB | G>A BG | A2 :|
[2 AG EG/E/ | D2 G>A | B/c/d Bd/B/ | AG B/c/B/A/ | G2 ||
“Sonny Sweeney’s Polka” ~ more options ;-)
T: Sonny Sweeney’s
K: G Major
|: G/E/ |
D>E G>A | Bd BG/B/ | AG/A/ BA | AG E/F/G/E/ |
D2 G>A | B/c/d B2 | AG/A/ B/c/B/A/ | G2 G- :|
|: G | g2 e/f/g/e/ | dB dB/A/ | G>B AB |
[1 AG ED | gf/g/ eg/e/ | d/e/d/B/ d>B | G>B AB | AG G- :|
[2 AG E/F/G/E/ | D>E G>A | Bd BG/B/ | AG/A/ B>A | G2 G/A/ ||
“Sonny Sweeney’s” / “Paddy’s” ~ the same in someone else’s hands
Key signature: G Major
Submitted on August 3rd 2005 by the wounded hussar.
“Prelude Polka” ~ rescued duplication in A
Submitted on February 8th 2010 by D.J.F..
|: E>F AB | ce c2 | BA cB | BA FA |
E>F AB | ce c2 | BA cB |[1 A2 A z :|[2 AB ce ||
|: a2 f2 | ec e2 | A>B cB | BA FA |
E>F AB | ce c2 | BA cB |[1 AB ce :|[2 A2 AF |]
Learnt this over the summer, a lovely, lovely tune.
# Posted on February 8th 2010 by D.J.F.
X: 6 - - - Jackie Daly ~ 3 polkas: The Gullane / The Blackwater 1 / The Blackwater 2
Given the squeeze and the foot by dear Jackie Daly, this is the second polka in this set.
ComhaltasLive #351-3: Jackie Daly
Uploaded on the 5 July 2011 ~ A selection of polkas played by Jackie Daly at the Comhaltas 60th Anniversary Concert in Tullamore on 29th April 2011.
1. ) "The Gullane Polka"
# Added by gian marco - May 14th, 2003
3. ) "The Blackwater Polka No. 2"
# Added by fluther - May 28th, 2013
2. ) "The Blackwater Polka No. 1" ~ this one…
X: 8 “The Blackwater Polkas No. 1”
S: "Matt Cranitch & Jackie Daly: The Living Stream", track 11, the 2nd polka of three
Q: 134 bpm / 1 beat = one crotchet/quarter note
Note, from the CD: "The source for both of ‘The Blackwater Polkas’ was the Sliabh Luachra accordion player Denis Doody.
"Denis Doody Plays Kerry Music" - track 17
Notes from the CD by Jackie Small ~ I hit send before finishing the credits :-/
X: 9 “The Blackwater Polkas No. 1”
S: Denis Doody