Annotation:Rollicking Skipper (The)

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X:1 % T:Caiptín Sultmhar, An T:Rollicking Skipper, The M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Jig B:Breathnach & Small - CRE V (No. 55) K:G d|efg edB|AGG G2A|BdB AGA|BAA ABd| efg edB|AGG G2A|BdB AGA|BGG G2:| |:d|egg egg|egg ged|eaa eaa|eaa aed| egg egg|egg ged|efg edB|AGG G2!D.C.!:|]

ROLLICKING SKIPPER, THE (An Caiptín Sultmhar). Irish, Jig. G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB.

Additional notes

Source for notated version: - a 1938 Decca Records recording of the McNulty family, featuring the mother of the family, accordion player ‘Ma’ McNulty [Breathnach]. The McNulty Family recorded 155 sides on three record labels between 1936 and 1955.

Printed sources : - Breathnach (CRÉ V), 1999; No. 55 p. 27.

Recorded sources: - BG007, Bobby Gardiner – “The Clare Shout” (1998). Decca 12099-B (78 RPM), The McNulty Family (1938).

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