T: Port Muiris Ó Dálaigh
|:B/c/|de/d/ cA|GB BA/G/|FA AF|GA Bc|
de/d/ c/B/A|GB BA/G/|FA cA|G2 G:|
|:A/G/|FG AB|cd/c/ BA|Bc/B/ Bc/B/|AG c/B/A/G/|
F>G AB|cd/c/ BA|Bd cA|G2 G:|
Also known as Dálaigh’s, Dálaigh’s Jig, Daley’s, Maurice Daley’s.
Port Muiris Ó Dálaigh has been added to 2 tune sets.
Port Muiris Ó Dálaigh has been added to 15 tunebooks.
This is a lovely little polka from the Blasket Islands. I quite like the ‘joke’ of mistranslation that makes it as ‘Dálaigh’s Jig’, humour I’m sure he’d have appreciated.
Not a joke at all, I think, but an actual mistranslation - ‘port’ is also used, particularly in Kerry, to mean ‘tune’.