Road to Kilmallock

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X:1 % T:Road to Kilmallock M:C L:1/8 R:Reel S:Joyce – Old Irish Folk Music and Songs (1909) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G BA|G>ABc d2 fa|gfed B2 cB|A>Bcd e2 fg|agfe d2 B>A| Bdef gbaf|gedB A2 Bd|g2 dB [df][ce][Bd][GB]|A4 G2z|| d|g2 ga gfed|egdc B3B|A2 AB ABcd|egfd e3d| gabg efge|dedB A2 Bd|g2 dB [df][ce][Bd][GB]|~A4 G2||



ROAD TO KILMALLOCK. Irish, Reel (whole time). G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB. Learned by artist and collector P.W. Joyce as a child in Co. Limerick, c. 1840. There exists famous ruins of an ancient Dominican frairy at Killmallock (see note for “Ruins of Killmallock” for more).

Additional notes

Source for notated version: -

Printed sources : - Joyce (Old Irish Folk Music and Songs), 1909; No. 74, p. 40.

Recorded sources: -



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