Cooraclare Polka

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X:1 T:Cooraclare Polka M:2/4 L:1/8 R:Polka K:G D|GA Bc|d>e dB|c>B cA|B>c BA|GA Bc|d>e dg| f/e/d cA|G3::B/d/||gg fe|d>e dB|c>B cA| B>c Bd|g2 fe|d>e dg|f/e/d cA|G3||

COORACLARE POLKA. Irish, Polka. G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. See also the related "Joe Bane's" AKA "Bill Malley's." Some hear similarities with "There's no place like home" or "Buffalo Gals". The first strain is cognate with the second strain of "Three Jolly Sheepskins (3)."

Additional notes

Printed sources : - Carlin (Master Collection), 1984; p. 154, No. 272.

Recorded sources : - Topic TSDL1502/Green Linnet GLCD 3092, Bernard O'Sullivan & Tommy MacMahon - "Clare Concertinas" (1974. Appears as one of "Stack Ryan's Polkas," named for the musician from whom it was learned).

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