The Broadway hornpipe

Also known as Dinny O’Brien’s, The Flowers In May, The Gift, Greenwich Park, Shaskeen.

There are 9 recordings of a tune by this name.

The Broadway has been added to 1 tune set.

The Broadway has been added to 28 tunebooks.

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One setting

X: 1
T: The Broadway
R: hornpipe
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
(3DEF |: G2BG ABcA | defd gedc | BABd cBAG | FGAF DEFD |
G2BG ABcA | defd gedc | BABd cBAG |1 DGGF G2 (3DEF :|2 DGGF G2Bd ||
gfga gfd2 | gfga gfde | fefg afge | fde^c dcAF |
G2BG ABcA | defd gedc | BABd cBAG |1 DGGF G2Bd :|2 DGGF G2 ||
# Added by Cath .

Seven comments

The Broadway

From Mick Mulvey’s cd, also known as The Gift and recorded by Bob Davenport and the Rakes as Greenwich Park.

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Similar but a different tune; the limitations of ABC are really apparent for that reason

A match at last!

Thanks Will, I didn’t think it would ever happen :-)

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And thanks Jeremy for sorting out my error with the #
I will be more careful in future.

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Other Names for Broadway Hornpipe

I’ve added two other names for this tune. It appears on Paddy Keenan’s "Na Keen Affair" as Dinny O’Brien’s. Also on Tony Linnane & Patrick Sky’s album, "The Princess Royal", as The Flowers in May.