Moll Roe slip jig

There are 28 other names for this tune.

Also known as B’fhearr Liomsa Ainnir Gan Guna, Come Under My Dimity, The Devil And The Bailiff, Ditherum Doodle, I’ll Take A Glass With A Friend, Jig An Da Thuistiun, Johnny D’s, Maire Rua, Maire Ruadh, Maire Ruaid, Mall Rua, The Market Stake, Maura Rua, Moll Roe, Moll Roe In The Morning, Moll Roe’s, Moll Rua, The Munsterman’s Flattery, The Night Before Larry Was Stretched, The Night Larry Was Stretched, One Bumper At Parting, Red Haired Mary, Rent In Arrears, The Salt, Sweet Molly Roe, Taim In Arrears, Though Late Was I Plump, The Wheels Of The World.

There are 12 recordings of this tune.

Moll Roe appears in 1 other tune collection.

Moll Roe has been added to 47 tunebooks.

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Two settings

X: 1
T: Moll Roe
R: slip jig
M: 9/8
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
A|:dcd efd cde|fef gef g2e|dcd efd cde|~f3 gec d2A:|
|:aff ged cde|aff ged cde|aff ged cde|1 fef gec d2A:|2 fef gec d3||
X: 2
T: Moll Roe
R: slip jig
M: 9/8
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
A|:Add efd cde|f3 def g2e|Add efd cde|f3 gec d2A:|
|:a3 ged cde|a3 gef g2e|a3 ged cde|1 f3 gec d2A:|2 f3 gec d3||

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Wheels of the World

Interesting, this is basically the same melody used as the vocal setting of the song “Wheels of the World” by John Doyle on his album Evening Comes Early, Track 11.

“?” ~ I’m not familiar with the title, but here’s another take on it

K: D Major
|: A |
d2 d efd c>de | f2 f ged c2 A |
d2 d efd c>de | f2 f gec d2 :|
|: f |
a2 a ged c>de | a2 a gef g2 e |
aAa ged c2 e | f2 f gec d2 :|