T: The Killimor
|:DEF G2G|BAG ABc|d^cd faf|ded cAF|
DEF G2G|BAG ABc|d^cd fed|1 cAF G3:|2 cAF G2D||
|:GBd gbg|dgb gdB|GBd gbg|fed cAF|
GBd gbg|dgb gdB|GBd fed|1 cAF G2D:|2 cAF G3||
Also known as The Killimer, The Killimore, The Kylemore.
There are 26 recordings of this tune.
The Killimor appears in 3 other tune collections.
The Killimor has been added to 5 tune sets.
The Killimor has been added to 74 tunebooks.
from Chris Droney "Down From Bell Harbour". It seemed quite a popular tune at Mrs Crottys last week.
Thank God were surrounded by water by Dominic Behan I think
I don’t see the connection:
but I’m surprised that it’s not here already.
Composed by Sean Ryan (Tipperary).
Plays this tune in a set after the Carraroe on Heart and Home. I was obsessed the set with it for days and I still find my self whistling it out of nowhere sometimes.
… in a set with Slieve Russell. Masterfully played by Tommy Keane, Jaqueline McCarthy, and Alec Finn. Great show!
This tune is listed as the Kylemore in Martin Mulvihill’s (tunebook/manuscript) "First Collection of Traditional Music" , page 82, jigs / tune # 82.
Correction / edit:
This tune is listed as the Kylemore in Martin Mulvihill’s (tunebook/manuscript) "First Collection of Traditional IRISH Music," page 82, jigs—tune # 82.
Called "Sean Ryan’s Jig" and played with "Leitrim Jig" on Echoes of Erin by The Tulla Ceili Band.