Billy The Hook reel

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One setting

X: 1
T: Billy The Hook
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gdor
[1 fdcA (3GGG GF|2 fdcA G2 Gc||
|:dgga bgaf|cfBf Afaf|dgga bgaf|
[1 dcBA (3GGG Gc|2 bgaf gefd|efcA (3GGG G2:|
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Four comments

Name that tune (again)

Learned this a while back, and am tired of calling it “Unknown Reel in Gdorian”… surely someone knows the title…

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Sounds somewhat like…

The first part is reminiscent of Master Crowley’s….

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This tune seems to be a Jerry Holland composition, “Billy MacLeod’s Reel”. Recorded on his first solo album I think.

Billy the Hook

On Jerry Holland’s album “Master Cape Breton Fiddler” (1982) this is called “Billy the Hook” and composed by Jerry Holland (well spotted Sharon!“).