Sean McDonnell’s reel

There is 1 recording of this tune.

Sean McDonnell's has been added to 9 tunebooks.

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One setting

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X: 1
T: Sean McDonnell's
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Cmaj
CE ~E2 FGAc|BGGF DEFD|CE ~E2 FGAc|BGFD EC C2|
CE ~E2 FGAc|BGGF DEFD|CE ~E2 FGAc|BGFD EC C2|
cG ~G2 cedc|BGGF DEFD|CE ~E2 FGAc|BGdG BcdB|
cG ~G2 cedc|BGGF DEFD|CE ~E2 FGAc|BGFD EC C2|

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Vincent McGrath Composition

This is another tune composed by Vincent McGrath, the accordion player from Rossport. Information on the sleeve notes say:

"This was written in memory of local man, Sean McDonnell, from Cornhill, a great lover of Irish music, who died in 1998. Sean was of a gentle disposition and would only approach the musicians towards the end of the night and then, almost apologetically, would ask for a particular tune. Musicians need discerning listeners like Sean McDonnell".

I have to admit that I didn’t like this tune the first time I heard it on Vincent album but when I decided to learn it, I found its a really nice tune to play and it grew on me so I think its another good composition of his. It’s fairly to play on banjo and a good lively tune too.