The Banks Of The Shannon hornpipe

By Paddy O’Brien

There are 4 recordings of this tune.

The Banks Of The Shannon appears in 3 other tune collections.

The Banks Of The Shannon has been added to 21 tunebooks.

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One setting

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X: 1
T: The Banks Of The Shannon
R: hornpipe
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Fmaj
(3CDE|:FEFA c=Bdc|BGEG CDEC|FEFA cAFA|GCEG (3cdc (3BAG|
FEFA c=Bdc|BGEG cBAG|(3FGF CF DBGE|1 (3FEF (3GFE F2 (3CDE:|2 (3FEF (3GFE F2 AB||
(3cBA fd cAFA|GCEG (3cdc (3BAG|FEFA cAFA|Gfed (3cdc (3BAG|
cAfd cAFA|GCEG (3cdc (3BAG|(3FGF CF DBGE|1 (3FEF (3GFE F2 AB:|2 (3FEF (3GFE F4||

Two comments

This is from the Paddy O’Brien/ Seamus Connolly album. My ABC midi thing plays this a bit too fast on the automatic tempo setting. I don’t know if that will be true of the Session version, but it can of course be slowed down manually.

This is a Paddy O’Brien composition as well.

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