Rakes of Sollohod (The)

Find traditional instrumental music
Jump to: navigation, search

Back to Rakes of Sollohod (The)[edit]


RAKES OF SOLLOHOD, THE (Racairí Sulchóid). Irish, Slip Jig. G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB. See also the variant “Lasses of Solohod (The).” Sollohod, formerly Sulcoit, is a level district near the present Limerick junction, twenty miles from Limerick city. It was the site of a battle with the Danes, from which the hero Brian Boru emerged victorious.

Source for notated version:

Printed sources: O'Neill (Dance Music of Ireland: 1001 Gems), 1907; No. 454, p. 88.

Recorded sources:




Back to Rakes of Sollohod (The)[edit]