The Lively Wagtail reel

By Marcus Hernon

There are 4 recordings of this tune.

The Lively Wagtail has been added to 1 tune set.

The Lively Wagtail has been added to 18 tunebooks.

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One setting

X: 1
T: The Lively Wagtail
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
d2cA BF~F2|ABdf edfe|cdcA BdAd|BE~E2 DEFA|
BdcA BF~F2|ABdf edfe|dDFA BdAF|1 GFEG Fddc:|2 GFEG Fddf||
afdf eBdB|ABdf edBd|afdf ~e2dB|AFDF ~e3f|
afdf eBdB|ABdf edBc|dDFA BdAF|GFEG F2df|
afdf eBdB|ABdf edBd|afdf bafb|afdf ~e3f|
afdf eBdB|ABdf edBc|decd BdAF|GFEG Fddc||

Five comments

Composer: Marcus Hernon
Source: Rabharta by Feenish
Transcription: gmp

Note: In the Feenish Album the tune is in C, played on a C whistle. I transposed it to D.

A mighty tune this!

Bar 3 - better as decA ?

Re: The Lively Wagtail

Sláinte, decA sounds good but my Transcription is correct.