The Cake Maker’s Wife reel

By John McCusker

There is 1 recording of this tune.

The Cake Maker's Wife has been added to 22 tunebooks.

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X: 1
T: The Cake Maker's Wife
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
BA|:G2DE GABd|e/e/eeg edBA|G2DE GABd|e/g/edB edBA|
G2DE GABd|e/e/eeg edBd|{f}g2gf e/e/edB|AGBA G4|
G2DE GABd|e/e/egf edBA|G2DE GABd|e/g/edB edBA|
G2DE GABd|e/e/eeg edBd|{f}g2gf e/e/edB|AGBA G4|
efge f2ef|g/f/efg fedB|ezdB eBB/B/B|c/B/ABG ABcd|
efga f2ef|g/f/efg fedA|Bcc/c/c BzAB|c/B/ABc ABcd|
efge f2ef|g/f/efg fedB|ezdB eBB/B/B|c/B/ABG AGEF|
G4 GABd|e/e/eeg edBd|1 {f}g2gf e/e/ede|gedB AGBA:|2 {f}g2gf e/e/edB|AGBA G4||
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One comment

A really great tune by John McCusker. On *Goodnight Ginger* it’s played as a slow reel, then the band picks up the tempo and launches into "Simon Thoumire’s." Transcription is my own.

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