Leitrim reel

Also known as Liardroma, Ril Liadroma, Ríl Liatroma, Rinn Na Feirste, Sheridan’s.

There are 9 recordings of a tune by this name.

Leitrim has been added to 3 tune sets.

Leitrim has been added to 33 tunebooks.

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Three settings

X: 1
T: Leitrim
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Edor
gf|: eB B2 eBdB|AF F2 defd|eB B2 eBdB|AFDE FE E2 :|
(3Bcd ef g2 fe|defg a3f|Bdef g2 fe|dbba fe e2|
Bdef g2 fe|defg a2 ga|bgaf gfed|edBd e2 ||
X: 2
T: Leitrim
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Edor
|: e~B3 eBdB|AFAB dcd2|e~B3 eBdB|AFDE FE E2 :|
|(3Bcd eg ~f2 fe|defg a~a3|Bdef ~g3b|afde fe e2|
(3Bcd eg ~f2 fe|defg ~a2 fa|bgaf gfed|e~B3 gBfB |
X: 3
T: Leitrim
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Ddor
dAA2 dAcA|GEE2 c2Bc|dAA2 dAcA|GECD EDDe|
d3e decA|(3GAG EG cdec|dAA2 DdcA|GECD EDDd||
Adde f2ed|cdeg f3g|fdde fac'a|gecd eddc|
(3ABA de fede|cdef g3c'|aege f2ed|cdec d3e||

Four comments

learned from Breandán Breathnach (CRE I No 183), might not be exactly that version anymore after the years

X:2 Leitrim Reel

From a homemade acetate recording, made in NYC in the 1950s. This was from a batch of such discs, cut by anonymous musicians from Sligo and Leitrim, judging by their style and repertoire. Some discs did ID who was playing, including Paddy Killoran and Jim MacGowan.

Leitrim, X:3

Sheridan’s Reel from Daithí Gormley’s playing.