Scartaglen Jig

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X: 1 T:Scartaglen R:jig Z:Transcribed by Dave Marshall M:6/8 F:http://www.john-chambers.us/~jc/music/abc/demo/Tunes/AbbeyThe.abc K:Amix |: A2a a^ga | A2g gfg | A2a a^ga | efg efg | A2a a^ga | A2g gfg | agf gfe | ~d3 dcB :| |: cBA cee | dff cBA | cBA cec | ~d3 dcB | cBA cee | dff cBA | ~B3 gfe | ~d3 dcB :|]



SCARTAGLEN JIG. Irish, Slide (12/8 time). Ireland, Sliabh Luachra region of the Cork-Kerry border. D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). ABB. West Kerry musicians frequently play this tune paired with and after “Pádraig O'Keeffe's Slide (1)."

Additional notes

Source for notated version: - accordion player Johnny O’Leary (Sliabh Luachra region), recorded in 1985 at Kenmare [Moylan].

Printed sources : - Moylan (Johnny O'Leary of Sliabh Luachra), 1994; No. 131, p. 77.

Recorded sources: - Claddagh CC5, Denis Murphy and Julia Clifford - “The Star Above the Garter.” Front Hall 018, How to Change a Flat Tire "Traditional Music of Ireland and Shetland" (learned from west Kerry fiddler Julia Clifford).



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