Alex MacDonnell’s Favourite jig

Also known as Alex MacDonnell’s Favourite, Alex MacDonnell’s Favorite.

There are 3 recordings of this tune.

Alex MacDonnell’s Favourite has been added to 1 tune set.

Alex MacDonnell's Favourite has been added to 18 tunebooks.

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Two settings

1
X: 1
T: Alex MacDonnell's Favourite
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Cmaj
|:a/b/|c'ge c2 a|ged c3|Bdg Bdg|fed ceg|
c'ge c2 a|ged c3|Bdg fed|1 c3 c2:|2 c3 cBc||
K: Gmaj
ded cdc|Bdg bag|fdf c'ba|gfg bge|
ded cdc|Bdg bag|fdf c'ba|g3 gBc|
ded cdc|Bdg bag|fdf c'ba|gfg bge|
dbd cac|Bdg bag|fdf c'ba|g3 g2||
2
X: 2
T: Alex MacDonnell's Favourite
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
|:e/f/|gdB G2 e|dBA G3|FAd FAd|cBA GBd|
gdB G2 e|dBA G3|FAd cBA|1 G3 G2:|2 G3 GFG||
K: Dmaj
ABA GAG|FAd fed|cAc gfe|dcd fdB|
ABA GAG|FAd fed|cAc gfe|d3 dFG|
ABA GAG|FAd fed|cAc gfe|dcd fdB|
AfA GeG|FAd fed|cAc gfe|d3 d2||

One comment

"Alex MacDonnell’s Favorite" ~ C: Dan R. MacDonald

This take was transcribed from the playing of Buddy MacMaster, but for those who might like to take it a bit lower, here is the same transcription transposed down to G & D Major:

X: 2
T: Alex MacDonnell’s Favourite
C: Dan R. MacDonald
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
R: jig
K: Gmaj
|: e/f/ |\
gdB G2 e | dBA G3 | FAd FAd | cBA GBd |
gdB G2 e | dBA G3 | FAd cBA |[1 G3 G2 :|[2 G3 GFG ||
K: Dmaj
ABA GAG | FAd fed | cAc gfe | dcd fdB |
ABA GAG | FAd fed | cAc gfe | d3 dFG |
ABA GAG | FAd fed | cAc gfe | dcd fdB |
AfA GeG | FAd fed | cAc gfe | d3 d2 |]