The Tarantula jig

The Tarantula has been added to 11 tunebooks.

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Two settings

1
X: 1
T: The Tarantula
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmin
|:d/c/|BAB CBA|G^FG ABc|B>AB c>Bc|d2d d2d/c/|
BAB cBA|G^FG ABc|BAG DG^F|G3 G2:|
|:f|fdf geg|fdf geg|fdf fed|c2c c2d/c/|
BAB cBc|G^FG ABc|BAG DG^F G2:|
2
X: 2
T: The Tarantula
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Bmin
|:f/e/|dcd Edc|B^AB cde|d>cd e>de|f2f f2f/e/|
dcd edc|B^AB cde|dcB FB^A|B3 B2:|
|:a|afa bgb|afa bgb|afa agf|e2e e2f/e/|
dcd ede|B^AB cde|dcB FB^A B2:|

Nine comments

The Tarantula - as requested

Nat Gow does Siciliian from the repertoire of a Northumbrian band.
Why not try it with mandolins (sicillian mandolin if you have one), tambourines, castenets.
Noel
Angels of the North

You’re a sweetheart Noel…

Tarantula In Bm

X: 1
T: Tarantula, The
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
R: jig
K:Bmin
|:f/e/|dcd Edc|B^AB cde|d>cd e>de|f2f f2f/e/|
dcd edc|B^AB cde|dcB FB^A|B3 B2:|
|:a|afa bgb|afa bgb|afa agf|e2e e2f/e/|
dcd ede|B^AB cde|dcB FB^A B2:|

Good fun in both flavours…

I’m thinking a mandolin orchestra…

Tarantella Italiano ~ hey GM, what’s the plural?

Tarantella
Key signature: a minor
Submitted on August 29th 2003 by dafydd.
https://thesession.org/tunes/2721

Tarantella
Key signature: b minor
Submitted on October 10th 2004 by ceolachan.
https://thesession.org/tunes/3674

Tarantella
Key signature: a minor
Submitted on October 18th 2004 by gian marco.
https://thesession.org/tunes/3721

Tarantella
Key signature: g major
Submitted on March 19th 2005 by triplewhiskey.
https://thesession.org/tunes/4330

Tarantella Di Masaniello
Key signature: a minor
Submitted on November 30th 2005 by gian marco.
https://thesession.org/tunes/5259

The plural of Tarantella is…

Tarantelle.

Thanks GM…