Mary Shore jig

By Larry Redican

Also known as Mouse In The Church, The Mouse In The Church.

There are 7 recordings of this tune.

Mary Shore has been added to 1 tune set.

Mary Shore has been added to 33 tunebooks.

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Two settings

X: 1
T: Mary Shore
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
G3 AGE|DGB dba|ged edB|dBG A3|G3 AGE|
DGB deg|1 edB dBG|AGF GDE:|2 edB dBG|AGF G3||
g3 fed|efg dBG|DGB DGB|dBG ABd|
[1 g3 fed|efg dBG|cBc Adc|BGF GBd:|
[2 g3 aga|bge dBA|BGE DGB|AGF G3||
# Added by Kenny .
X: 2
T: Mary Shore
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Fmaj
|:F (3FFF GFD|CFA cag|fcc dcA|cAF GFD|
F (3FFF GFD|CFA c2f|dcA cAF|1 GFD F2G:|2 GFD FAc||
|:f3 edc|def cAF|CFA CFA|cAF G (3A=Bc|
[1 fef edc|def cAF|B (3BBB GcB|AFE FAc:|
[2 fef gfg|afd cAG|AFD CFA|GFD F2 G||

Three comments

Mary Shore

Requested by “lamh trom”. I’ve only ever come across this jig on “Broken Hearted I’ll Wander” by Dolores Keane & John Faulkner, played on that recording by that great fiddler Kieran Crehan. I’ve posted it in G, but I think he plays it in F. According to sleeve notes, it is a composition of fiddler Larry Redigan.

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The Mouse in the Church

This is a composition of Larry Redican’s. Redican gave the tune to L.E. McCullough, who interviewed him in the 1970s, as “The Mouse in the Church.” Others of his tunes are also known by more than one name or were composed in F and now current in G.