The Banks Of The Shannon hornpipe

There are 5 recordings of a tune by this name.

The Banks Of The Shannon has been added to 18 tunebooks.

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One setting

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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