Larry McDonagh’s jig

Also known as McDonagh Brothers’ Slide, McDonagh’s Salute.

There are 6 recordings of a tune by this name.

Larry McDonagh's has been added to 22 tunebooks.

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Two settings

X: 1
T: Larry McDonagh's
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
|:D2E G2A|B2B BAG|A2B A2G|E3 AGE|
D2E G2A|B3 Bcd|edB dBA|1 G3 G2E:|2 G3 G2B||
|:ded BAG|ded BAG|ded BAG|E3 E2B|
ded BAG|ded Bcd|edB dBA|1 G3 G2B:|2 G3 G2E||
# Added by edl .
X: 2
T: Larry McDonagh's
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Amaj
|:E2F A2B|c2c cBA|B2c B2A|F3 BAF|E2F A2B|c3 cde|fec ecB|1 A3 A2F:|2 A3 A2c||
|:e3 cBA|efe cBA|efe cBA|F3 F2A|efe cBA|efe cde|fec ecB|1 A3 A2c:|2 A3 A2F||
# Added by edl .

Four comments

Single Jig

This comes from the McDonaghs of Ballinafad CCE recording which hasn’t made it into the db yet.

It’s also nicely done in A by Oisin Mac Diarmada on the ‘handprint’ record:

K:A
|:E2F A2B|c2c cBA|B2c B2A|F3 BAF|E2F A2B|c3 cde|fec ecB|1 A3 A2F:|2 A3 A2c||
|:e3 cBA|efe cBA|efe cBA|F3 F2A|efe cBA|efe cde|fec ecB|1 A3 A2c:|2 A3 A2F||

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John Carty teaches this tune in his workshop as a slide.

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Fluit

This is also on June McCormack’s Fliuit (1).