The Silver Tree reel

There are 2 recordings of a tune by this name.

The Silver Tree has been added to 20 tunebooks.

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One setting

X: 1
T: The Silver Tree
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Ador
ea~a2 b2ab|gede gabg|ea~a2 bgab|gedB cAA2|
ea~a2 ba~a2|gede gabg|ea~a2 c'aba|gedB cABG||

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The Silver Tree (reel)

Learnt off East Galway flute player Sean Moloney’s solo album, which was released a few years ago. According to the sleeve notes, this was among the favourites of Sean’s father Eddie Moloney, who in turn got it from Stephen Moloney. Stephen was Eddie’s father and a founder member of the Ballinakill Traditional Players along with Tommy Whelan and Aggie Whyte.

Note that the second part of this tune is almost identical to that of the Temple Hill. I never came across any tune with a similar first part.