The Four Leafed Shamrock reel

By Paddy O’Brien

Also known as Four Leaved Shamrock, The Four Leaved Shamrock, Four-leafed Shamrock, Four-Leaved Shamrock, The Four-Leaved Shamrock.

There are 10 recordings of this tune.

The Four Leafed Shamrock has been added to 12 tune sets.

The Four Leafed Shamrock has been added to 54 tunebooks.

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Three settings

1
X: 1
T: The Four Leafed Shamrock
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
|:e|fd~d2 edBc|d2ec dBAF|DEFB ABdA|e2df edBd|
fd~d2 edBc|dAec dBAF|DEFB ABdA|~e3f d3:|
|:B|Ad~d2 dafa|bfaf efdB|BAFB ABdf|eB~B2 egfe|
dBAB defa|bfaf efdB|DEFB ABdf|edef d3:|
2
X: 2
T: The Four Leafed Shamrock
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
e|fd~d2 edBc|dfec dBAF|DEFB ABdf|~e2df edBd|
fd~d2 edBc|dfec dBAF|DEFB ABdf|edef d3:|
|:B|Addc defa|bfaf efdB|BAFB ABdf|eB~B2 egfe|
dBAB defa|bfaf edBA|DEFB ABdf|edef d3:|
3
X: 3
T: The Four Leafed Shamrock
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
|:ze|fd~d2 edBc|dfec dBAF|DEFB ABdf|e2df edBd|
fd~d2 edBc|dfec dBAF|DEFB ABdf|edef d2:|
|:dB|Addc defa|bfaf efdB|BAFB ABdf|eB~B2 egfe|
dBAB defa|bfaf edBA|DEFB ABdf|edef d2:|

Six comments

Paddy O’Brien’s set including this tune.

If people are interested in what set of tunes the composer Paddy O’Brien played this tune, he started with this tune & followed it with another of his compositions, "St. Patrick’s Night". Can be found in the book of his tunes - "The Compositions of Paddy O’Brien". Paddy was from Newtown, Nenagh, Co. Tipperary.

Original setting

X: 1
T: The Four Leafed Shamrock
C: Paddy O’Brien
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
R: reel
K: Dmaj
e|fd~d2 edBc|dfec dBAF|DEFB ABdf|~e2df edBd|
fd~d2 edBc|dfec dBAF|DEFB ABdf|edef d3:|
|:B|Addc defa|bfaf efdB|BAFB ABdf|eB~B2 egfe|
dBAB defa|bfaf edBA|DEFB ABdf|edef d3:|