Dinny Delaney’s jig

Also known as Repeal Of The Union.

There are 9 recordings of a tune by this name.

Dinny Delaney’s has been added to 2 tune sets.

Dinny Delaney's has been added to 31 tunebooks.

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One setting

X: 1
T: Dinny Delaney's
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
G3 GBd|edB deg|bge dBG|A3 ABA|
G3 G(3Bcd|edB deg|age deg|1aba ged:|2|aba g2a||
b2g age|ged g2e|dBA GAB|dBA GED|
DEG GAB| edB deg|age deg|aba g2a:|
# Added by kiwi .

Ten comments

Dinny Delaney’s Jig

Lovely tune picked up from the playing of John Carty. He plays it after one of Jogn mcHugh’s jigs on "At it again". Lovely playing John.
Jamie Molloy

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Oh yes, apologoies for the over simplification of the tune in the notation but it takes me too long to write it out. have a listen instead. Cheers

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Thanks kiwi!

Good reminder of this tune. Haven’t played it for years but it’s the same version as Dafydd that I know.

Bean Paidín

Harry Bradley recorded this together with Emmet Gill on his latest solo recording, citing Connemara melodeon player Johnny Connolly as the source. It seems to be based on the song of the same title.

I really like that chord sequence the backers do last time through on the B-part: G-B7-Em-C-G. Great stuff!

Weird version

The tune as written here is a weird version of the tune recorded by Dinny Delaney, and seems fairly unique to John Carty. The more standard version (and that recorded by Delaney) is here: https://thesession.org/tunes/11446

Harry Bradley does indeed play the tune on "The Night-Rambler’s Companion", but again plays the more standard version, coupled with Bean Paidín

Re: Dinny Delaney’s

I’m sure that many get this one confused with Slip Jig.