Pibroch O’Donal Dhu reel

There are 2 recordings of this tune.

Pibroch O'Donal Dhu has been added to 22 tunebooks.

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One setting

X: 1
T: Pibroch O'Donal Dhu
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
dB~B2 efge|dB~B2 BAGB|dB~B2 efge|dBGB A2 G2|
dB~B2 efge|dB~B2 BAGB|~A3 B ~c3 e|dBGB A2 G2:|
dB~B2 ec~c2|dB~B2 BAGB|dB~B2 ec~c2|dBGB A2 G2|
dB~B2 ec~c2|dB~B2 BAGB|~A3 B ~c3 e|dBGB A2 G2||
# Added by errik .

Three comments

I learned this one from Natalie MM. I think the original key is A, although she recorded it in B-flat, with the highland pipes. I think G is most suitable for wind instruments.

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I’ve often heard this tune with triplets instead of turns (trills, whatever they are called). Gives it a nice effect.

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