Going to Donnybrook
X:1 T:Going to Donnybrook M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Jig S:O'Neill - Dance Music of Ireland: 1001 Gems (1907), No. 280 Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:G E|DGG BGG|AGG GBd|efg dBG|AGA BGE| DGG BGG|AGG GBd|efg dBG|AGG G2:| |:f|gfg efg|edB def|gfg eag|fdd d2f|gfg efg| edB def|1 gfe dBA|BGG G2:||2 gba gfe|dBA BGE||
GOING TO DONNYBROOK (Ag imteacd go d'i domnac broc). AKA and see "Off to Donnybrook." Irish, Double Jig. G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB'. See also the 3rd part of the "King's Jig (2)." The melody appears as "Off to Donnybrook" in Ryan's Mammoth Collection (1883), and, even earlier, in the Gunn Family manuscripts of County Fermanagh, c. 1865, as "Humors of Donnybrook (2)." The jig has frequently been recorded by Cape Breton fiddlers.