The Pleasures of Hope
I heard this on the Late Session (RTE) last week, from the playing of Liam O’Flynn, where he followed it with ‘Rick’s Rambles’, which makes a fine set - I have also put the latter tune on to the session today so hope you enjoy them - they are already firmly in my set list !
Go here for another transcription https://thesession.org/tunes/4877
Watch and listen to Leeds Ceili Band play this: http://comhaltas.ie/music/detail/comhaltaslive_216_1_leeds_ceili_band It comes after the jig set. Nice to see some familiar faces, especially Patrick on the banjo.
What is Danny doing playing the drums for Leeds?! *grrrrr* turncoat! :-)
If you listen to Ceili House, you’ll know why he was in: http://www.rte.ie/radio1/ceilihouse/rams/2006/14october.smil
Liam O’Flynn’s Version
T: Pleasures Of Hope, The
|:(3ABc|d>AF>A B>GE>G|F3A d>cB>A|B>ee>f (3gfe f>d|B3A B2 AG|
| F>Ad>dc d>AF>D|E>ee>f (3gfe c>A|d>fa>f b>ge>c|d2 d>cd2:|
|:(3ABc|d>fa>f b>ge>c|d>fa>f g>ec>A|d>fa>f (3gfe f>d|B3A B2 AG|
|F>Ad>c d>AF>D|E>e e>f (3gfe c>A|d>fa>f b>ge>c|d2 d>cd2:|
has a nicer cut than most hornpipes I like the insistant Eee’s and ddd’s…