The Knocknaboul slide

Also known as Padraig O’Keeffe’s.

There are 2 recordings of a tune by this name.

The Knocknaboul has been added to 21 tunebooks.

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One setting

X: 1
T: The Knocknaboul
R: slide
M: 12/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
G2 B d^cd e2 f g2 g|f2 e dcB c2 A B2 A|G2 B d^cd e2 f gfe|dBG ABA G2 D E2 D|
G2 B d^cd e2 f g3|f2 e dcB c3 B2 A|G2 B d^cd e2 f gfe|dBG ABA G3 G2 A|
BcB ABA G2 D GAB|c2 D B2 D A2 G E2 D|BcB ABA GBd g2 e|dBG ABA G3 G2 A|
BcB ABA G2 D GAB|cdc BcB A2 G E2 D|BcB ABA GBd g2 e|dBG ABA G2 D E2 D|

Three comments

The Knocknaboul Slide

There is a Knocknaboul Polka here already but I lifted this SLIDE from the playing of the man - Johnny O’Leary.

You’ll find it in his book, Of Slkiabh Luachra, Tune No. 289, PAGE 167.

Sorry - Sliabh Luachra!