The Lisheen slide

Also known as Lisheen No.2, The Lisheen Slides.

There are 8 recordings of a tune by this name.

The Lisheen has been added to 9 tune sets.

The Lisheen has been added to 80 tunebooks.

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Two settings

X: 1
T: The Lisheen
R: slide
M: 12/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
|: BcB BAB G2B A2G | BcB BAG A2B cBA |
BcB BAB G3 GBd | g2e dBG A2B cBA :|
|: ~g2g ~d2d ege d^cd | g3 aga bab afd |
~g2g ~d2d ege d^cd | g3 aga bgf g3 :|
X: 2
T: The Lisheen
R: slide
M: 12/8
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
|: B3 BAB G2B ~A2G | B/c/dB BAG ~A2B cBA |
BdB BAB ~G3 GBd | ~g2e dBG ~A2B cBA :|
|: gfg dBd e/f/ge dBd | gfg aga bgb afd |
gbg dBd e/f/ge dBd |1 gfg aga bgf gba :|2 gfg aga bgf ~g3 ||

Six comments

1st and 2nd parts remind me respectively of The Foxhunters (in 9/8) and The Kesh (6/8)

(…both better tunes I reckn)

I prefer both other tunes but this playful slide is just what you need when you need a playful slide! 🙂

The Lisheen, X:2

From the playing of Éamonn O’Riordan and Tony O’Connell.