Braeroy Road jig

By Donald Grant

Also known as Barney From Killarney.

There are 6 recordings of this tune.

Braeroy Road has been added to 3 tune sets.

Braeroy Road has been added to 30 tunebooks.

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Two settings

X: 1
T: Braeroy Road
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
DB,|:~A,3 A,B,D|E2D F2E|DFE DFA|~B3 ABc|
d2d cBA|cdB AFE|~D3 EDE|1 FEE EDB,:|2 FDC ~D3||
|:DFA DGB|DAc d2e|fed ecA|cdB ABc|~d3 cBA|
BdB AFE|~D3 EDE|1 FEE EFE:|2 FDC ~D3||
# Added by bdh .
X: 2
T: Braeroy Road
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Amaj
AF|:~E3 EFA|B2A c2B|AcB Ace|~f3 efg|
a2a gfe|gaf ecB|~A3 BAB|1 cBB BAF:|2 cAG ~A3||
|:Ace Adf|Aeg a2b|c'ba bge|gaf efg|~a3 gfe|
faf ecB|~A3 BAB|1 cBB BcB:|2 cAG ~A3||
# Added by bdh .

Four comments

Another ripping tune I just had to transcribe off the Chris Stout Quintet album. This one was composed by Highland fiddler Donald Grant.

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Donald Grant plays this tune in Amaj on his album *The Way Home*.

AF |: ~E3 EFA | B2A c2B | AcB Ace | ~f3 efg |
a2a gfe | gaf ecB | ~A3 BAB |1 cBB BAF :|2 cAG ~A3 ||
|: Ace Adf | Aeg a2b | c’ba bge | gaf efg | ~a3 gfe |
faf ecB | ~A3 BAB |1 cBB BcB :|2 cAG ~A3 ||

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Ruaridh Maclennan plays this as Barney from Killarney (with a slightly different beginning) in A on his album Tyro

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Rua Macmillan, not Maclennan…