The Road To Ballymote reel

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The Road To Ballymote has been added to 2 tune sets.

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Two settings

1
X: 1
T: The Road To Ballymote
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
| DGBd d2 Bd | dB B2 cA A2 | DGBc dgec | dBAc BG G2 |
DGBd d2 Bd | dB B2 cA A2 | DGBc dBeB | dBAc BG G2 ||
| gfgd e2 e2 | dB B2 cA A2 | gfgd (3efg dB | dBAc BG G2 |
gfgd e2 ec | dB B2 cA A2 | GABd egfa | gedc BG G2||
2
X: 2
T: The Road To Ballymote
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
| DGBd d2 Bd | d2 Bd cA A2 | DGBc dBeB| dBAc BG G2 |
DGBd d2 Bd | d2 Bd cA A2 | DGBc dBeB | dBAc BG G2 ||
| g3d efge | dB B2 cA A2 | g3d efge | dBAc BG G2 |
g3d efge | dB B2 cA A2 | GABc dgfa | gedc BG G2||

Seven comments

The Road to Ballymote

Although a simple 16-bar reel, nonetheless a good hard-driving reel at a session.

Possibly set with another 16-bar reel, e.g. "Rolling in the Ryegrass".

Ballymote is in Co. Clare, Eire.

Ballymore Co Sligo

Oh no it isn’t.

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The Road to Which in Where?

LOL!

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I was thinking of Ballynote!

Sligo of of course …

I was thinking of Ballynote, which is in Co. Clare …

Typing in that abc stuff - NOTES on the brain, I guess… 😉

The Road To Ballymote, X:2

This is how I’ve heard it played