On The Strand jig

There are 2 recordings of this tune.

On The Strand has been added to 16 tunebooks.

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One setting

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X: 1
T: On The Strand
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Bmin
FGA BfB | e2A cBA | FGA BfB | eAc efg |
f2B afe | fdb ace | fdB eAc | dBG EFG :|
|: fBB ABB | ~F2E FAB | ~f2B gaf | e2A (3Bcd e |
fBa fec | e2f edc | dBf ece | f2e fga :|
|: baf abf- | ~f2e fga | bfa fed | e2d cBA |
BFd cAe | dBf efg | fBe AcA |1 d2c BAF :|2 d2c BAG ||

One comment

Composed by Emer Mayock and played ferociously by her on her "Playground" CD. Watch out for the tied f# across the bar-line the third part as well as the second-to-last measure of the tune where the emphasis changes from typical jig rhythm 123-123 to balkan-esque 12-12-12. A brilliant tune.