Prelude polka

Also known as Prelude #2, Prelude No. 2.

There are 11 recordings of this tune.

This tune has been recorded together with Loophead Lighthouse (a few times) and Paddy’s (a few times).

Prelude has been added to 5 tune sets.

Prelude has been added to 50 tunebooks.

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Two settings

X: 1
T: Prelude
R: polka
M: 2/4
L: 1/8
K: Bmin
B>c de|fb fe|dB cA|BA FA|
B>c de|fb fe|dB BA|1B2B2:|2Bc de||
fg/f/ ed|ce AF|G>G GA|B/c/d cA|
fg/f/ ed|ce AF|GA B/c/d|cA B2:|
X: 2
T: Prelude
R: polka
M: 2/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmin
|: G>A Bc|dg dc|BG AF|GF DF|
G>A Bc|dg dc|BG GF|1 G2 G2 :|2 GA Bc||
|: de/d/ cB|Ac FD|E>E EF|G/A/B AF|
de/d/ cB|Ac FD|EF G/A/B|AF G2:|

Three comments


…presumably by Beoga, from whom I transcribed the tune.

Yep liner notes say its composed by Seán Óg Graham and Damien McKee. Cool tune well done! Any chance you’d do the second polka in that set?