Teelin Polka (1)

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X:1 T:Teelin Polka [1] S: Dermot Mclaughlin, Nicky McAuliffe Z: Transcribed by Paul de Grae M: 2/4 L: 1/8 K: D AF A>B|AG G/F/E/d/|cE c>B|Ad/e/ f/e/d/B/| AF A>B|AG G/F/E/d/|cE c/d/c/B/|1 A/F/G/E/ Dd/B/:|2 A/F/G/E/ D/E/F/G/ || |:Af f>d|ed d/c/B/c/|Bf g>f|e/d/c/B/ A/G/F/G/| Af f>d|ed dA/d/|cE c>B|A/F/G/E/ D/E/F/G/:|

TEELIN POLKA [1], THE. AKA and see “Nicky's Archive.” Irish, Polka (2/4 time). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AA’BB’. Teelin is a small village in County Donegal. The tune seems to be associated with the Kilcar/Glencolmcille area of Donegal, according to Mick Brown. A barndance adaptation goes by the modern name of “Nicky's Archive.” The tune was sourced by the band Skylark from Danny O’Donnell, who had it from a first cousin of Francie Byrne, in America (Mick Brown).

Additional notes

Recorded sources : - Celtic Crossings CC 0299-02,Gearóid Ó hAllmhuráin & Patrick Ourceau - "Tracin' " (1999).Claddagh CC49, Skylark - "All of It" (1989).

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