Selected Tunes from
"The FIRST COLLECTION OF TRADITIONAL IRISH MUSIC"
ed. Martin Mulvihill


folder name: mfc

Link to ABC files
Link to sortable index (Excel spreadsheet)

The tune titles in column 1 now link to "Plus" files
(notation, commentary, MP3 link, and ABC together on one page.)

Tune title at top of the Plus File links to the MP3.


* title supplied (for "unnamed" tunes) or corrected



 TITLE / PLUS LINK
(alternate name)

 TYPE KEY
(source key)         
 INCIPIT
 A FEW GOOD MEN*
 MARCH D  F2GE D2Ad|f2fe d2FG|A>Bcd FAGF|E2E>F E2AG|
 ACROBAT H'PIPE G (Bb)
  B,DGA BGed|cAcF f3e|dcBA Ffed|^cded BGDC|
 ACROSS THE FENCE H'PIPE D  D3d =cAAB|=cded cAGE|D3d =cAAB|=cAGE ED D2|
 ALL IRELAND REEL G  B2cA Bded|BdAd BEE2|BAGA Bdef|gfed Bded|
 AROUND KILLAVIL JIG Em  BEF GFE|BAB edB|AFF dFF|AB^c dBA|
 ASHBOURNE FANCY*
 REEL D  BEED BFAF|EFDE FAAF|BEE2 BFAF|EFDE FDD2|
 ATHLONE BRIDGE H'PIPE G (Eb)  G2G2 dGBG|AGAB cBAG|FGAB AGFE|DAde dcBA|
 BACK TO CAMP*
 MARCH G  dGBd G2AB|AGEG D2GA|BDGB d^c=cB|A2AB A2ge|
 BALLINAKILL REEL D  FEDF A2 FA|d2 fd Bdcd|FEDF A2FA|afef fdd2|
 BALLINAMORE REEL G  G2BG EFGE|FDFA dAFA|G2BG EFGA|BGAF GEE2|
 BALLYCASTLE PRIDE*  REEL A  cBAc BAFE|FBBA B2ed|cBAc BAFE|FdcB A2ed|
 BEARE ISLAND
 REEL Em  EB^GB AGEe|dB^cA Beec|d2fd AGFA|GEFD EDBA|
 BELLHARBOUR
 REEL Am  eAcA a2bg|age^f gedc|BGG2 DGG2|Bde^f gedg|
 BEREHAVEN  REEL G  GBB2 AGEG|DEGe dBAB|GDBD GFGA|BdAd BGGA|
 BETWEEN THE BUOYS*
 POLKA G  GB df|g2 fd|FA AB|c2 BG|
 BLUE IDOL JIG Em  BEE ^cEE|def edB|AFD A^CE|D3 AGA|
 BLY'S JIG Am  EAA ABd|e3 dBA|GE^F GAB|dBA GED|
 BOY IN HIS PANTS JIG D  EAA AB=c|BAB GEE|EDE GED|ABA GED|
 BRENDAN'S FANCY H'PIPE G  GABc defa|g2dc BGG2|FGAB cedc|BGAG F2D2|
 BRIAN O'KANES #1 MARCH G  B3D|cAFA|dgBe|d^c=cA|BDGB|
 BRIAN O'KANES #2 MARCH D  D2 FE|DF Ad|fgf e|d2 dc|BA Bd|
 BRIDAL S/JIG G  GAG Gge dBG|ABA ABd e2g|
 BROOK REEL G  d2eB dBGB|c2Bc AcGE|D2BD GABc|dgG2 egdg|
 BURKE'S JIG Ddor  ABA DED|AGA c2A|AGE CBC|EDC EFG|
 BURKE'S
 (Pete Kelly's)
 JIG D  dAF AFD|dAF AFD|ACE GFE|ACE GFE|
 BURNS' REEL G  Bdde gdea|gded BAAc|Bdde gded|BGAG EGGA|
 CAILIN DEAS RUA AIR 3/4 G  g3f d2|c4 dc|B4 c2|A2 G3F|
 CAILLEACH O THUAIDH
 (Northern Hag)
 S/JIG D  ABd efe edB|AFA faf e2d|
 CAPTAIN DUNNE'S MARCH G  G2 GF|GB dB|c2 AG|A3c|
 CASTLEBAR BOY JIG G  gBB BAB|GBA GBd|gBB BAB|GBd e2f|
 CHAPEL BELL JIG D  ADD DEG|Add =c2e|d=cA AGE|=c2A GED|
 CHARLIE'S FANCY*
 REEL Em  BEEF GBAG|FADA FDED|BEEF GAB^c|dBAF FEED|
 CIRCUS H'PIPE G  D2GF GABc|d2fd gdBG|E2cB AGFA|GFGE DBA2|
 CLOUGHER  reel Ador  eAcA eAfA|eAcA BGBd|eAcA egfa|gedB GABd|
 COLLINS' CHOICE*
 REEL D  d2cA BEE2|FDAD FABc|dBcA BEE2|Bged cABd|
 CORK RAMBLER REEL G  G2BG FGAc|B2Ac BEE2|G2BG FAB^c|dBAG FDEF|
 CREAMER'S  REEL D  A2AB AFDF|AFAd f3g|afef dBBc|dBAF FEDF|
 CREHAN'S CHOICE REEL G  dBB2 ABGE|DGG2 DGBd|egfg agfg|agbg agfg|
 CROOKED ROAD TO DUBLIN REEL G  G3G FGAF|G2AG AdcA|GBAG FGAg|fdcA dBcA|
 CUCKOO'S NEST #2 H'PIPE Em  e2ef efge|dBBA B2dB|ABde fgfe|dBBd A2Bd|
 DANCE ON THE FIVEPENNY
 JIG G  d2g fdc|B2d cAG|EAA ABc|EAA ABc|
 DAVE COLLINS'  JIG D D2A DFA|def edB|BAB dAG|FED EFE|
 DAVY'S REEL D D3d =cAAB|=cded cAGE|D3d =cAAB|=cAGE EDD2|
 DAWN REEL G G2BD C2EC|DGBG BDGB|ADBD ADFD|AcBA GEDB|
 DERRY FIDDLER*
 REEL D D2FA BAFB|ADFD CEE2|D2FA BAFA|Bdec dBAF|
 DICK COSGROVE'S REEL G DGGF DE=F2|DGG2 eGdG|DGGF D2DE|=F2CF ABc2|
 DILLON'S REEL G DGG2 DGG2|Bdgd egdc|B2dB GABG|A2BG AGEG|
 DINNY DELANEY'S
 REEL Am ABAG E^FGA|AGGB cded|cABG EGG2|e^fge aAAB|
 DRUNKEN TAILOR REEL Em BEE2 BEdE|BEE2 BAFB|ADD2 ADBD|ADD2 FDFA|
 DRUNKEN TINKER REEL G EAAG EGDG|EAAa fAeA|EAAG EDEF|G2DG BGDG|
 DUCKS ON THE ICE*
 REEL A E2EG A2cA|eAcA BAFA|E2EG A2dB|AFF2 dFAF|
 DWYER'S REEL D A3g fgef|d2AG FADB|ADFA fdec|Addc d3A|
 EASTER SUNDAY JIG D FEF DFA|BdB AFD|FDD ADD|BAF EAG|
 EGAN'S REEL G G2BG DGBG|g2Bd cAFA|G2BG DGBc|defd cAFA|
 FAHY'S JIG Gm DGA B2d|c=Bc dgf|dcA G^FG|dcA FDC|
 FAIR MAIDS OF NEWTOWN*  REEL Am A2Ae cAec|ABce dBGB|A2Ae cAec|BGE^F G2^fg|
 FAIRY REEL G BdBA GBdB|cBAG FGAc|BGG2 cBAg|fdef gedc|
 FATHER KELLY'S '#3' REEL G dGG2 dGBd|cFF2 cFAc|dGG2 dGBG|BdcA G2Bc|
 FITZGERALD'S  REEL D D3B ADFA|dcde fdAF|GFED CDEF|GBAF EAA2|
 FLANAGAN'S  REEL Dm F2FE F2DF|FEFD GECE|Dddc d2fd|edce A=BcA|
 FLOATING BOTTLE REEL D dedB ABde|fdd2 edBA|FAdB AFF2|EDeg DFAc|
 FLYNN'S  REEL G BGG2 BdcA|BGBd cAFA|BGG2 Bcde|fgaf ge|
 FRANK McCOLLUM'S JIG D F2F AFE|DFA B2 A|dBA BAF|DEF EDE|
 FRED FINN'S #2 REEL G GBB2 G3A|FAAG FADF|GBBA GBdg|fgaf gedB|
 GALBALLY JIG D AFA dcB|BAG FED|gAD FED|CDE EFG|
 GARDEN VALLEY*
 JIG Am eAA eAA|d2B A2d|eAA eAA|d2B G2d|
 GLENALAPPA*  REEL D D2FA d2cd|BAFD EGFE|D2FA defa|gfed BdAF|
 GREEN FOREST JIG G dBG GAG|GBd efg|dBG GBd|ecA ABc|
 GREEN RIBBONS REEL Em BGEF GBAG|FGAG FDDA|BGEF G2ef|gefd Beed|
 HALF DOOR POLKA D dAFA|dd df|edcd|ef gf/g/|
 HAUGH'S JIG G eAA fed|ecA A2f|ecA gfe|dBG G2f|
 HOULD THE REINS REEL G g2dc BGG2|ABcA d2ef|g2dc BGG2|AdcA G2ef|
 HOUSE ON LAKE STREET*  REEL Am A2AB A2A^F|GEAE GED2|A^GAc B=GG2|BGBd c2Bc|
 HUMORS OF CALEDON  S/JIG D dDD FDF AFA|dDD FDf gfe|
 I LOVE OLD IRELAND STILL MARCH D A3B|A2de|f3d|A2^GA|e3f|g2c2|d4|
 IF THERE WEREN'T ANY MEN B.DANCE G d2G2 G2AB|c2E2 E2AG|FGAB cBcd|e2d2 d2Bc|
 JACKETS GREEN MARCH G g3f|e2dB|A3G|E2GA|B2B2|A2A2|G4-|G2B2|
 JACKSON'S REEL D A2^GB ADD2|ADFD EFGB|A2^GB AGAB|=cBcG EFGB|
 JIM MCKENNA'S REEL D A2AB AFDF|A2 FA GECE|A3d BdBF|EDCD EFGB|
 JOE MONAHAN'S REEL D A2FA DAFA|fafd edBd|A2FA BAFA|BddA BAFB|
 JOHN O'SHEA'S MARCH G G2 BC|D2 EG|G3 B|D2 BA|GE DE|G2 G2|
 JOLLY BEGGAR JIG G BGG Add|B3 BAG|BGG ADD|GBG AFD|
 JOSIE McDERMOTT'S REEL G BGEG DEGA|BGdG eGdG|BGEG DGBG|FGAF G3A|
 JOYS OF YOUTH REEL G GBdB cAFA|GABc dBcA|GBdB cAFA|GBAF G2GF|
 JUG OF PUNCH REEL Dm A2DC DEFG|AGG2 AcGF|EAA2 CDEF|GcAG FDEC|
 KANE'S JIG G DEG BGG|dGG BGE|DEG BGG|ABA AGE|
 KANE'S
 (Off In the Morning)
 REEL G G3B dBB2|gBfB edBG|c2ec B2dB|Adce dcBA|
 KATE'S KISSES*  REEL G G2Bd gdBG|GABG AEE2|G2Bd g2dc|BdAc BGG2|
 KILIMER
 (Knights of St.Patrick)
 JIG D dcd faf|dfd AFD|GBG FAF|EFG ABc|
 KILLORAN'S LAST HOUSE*
 REEL G DGG2 AGG2|BGdG BGAF|D=FF2 AFF2|ABcA BGAF|
 KISS IN THE SHELTER S/JIG G BAG ADD ADD|BAG ADD EDC|BAG ADD ADD|GAB cBA GED|
 KITTY'S GONE A-MILKING REEL G dGG2 d2cA|dGG2 FGAc|dGG2 d2eg|fdcA G2Bc|
 KNOTTED CORD REEL Am A3B AEE2|A2Bd edBA|G3A GEDE|G2BG dGBG|
 KYLEBRACK RAMBLERS REEL D DAAA DA=FA|DAAA =CAGA|DAAA DADA|=FDA^F G2 FG|
 LADIES OF LEINSTER  REEL G B2GB eBdB|AdDE FGAd|BGGB d2cB|cdef gedc|
 LADY GORDON'S REEL D FABA d2BA|d2BA FEE2|FABA d2BA|fafe dBB2|
 LADY'S RETURN*
 POLKA Am cA eA|cA ec|BG dG|BG dB|
 LARK ON THE STRAND JIG G GEF G2A|BAG ABd|edd gdd|edB dBA|
 LARRY REDICAN'S REEL G BedB AGBA|GEAG EAGE|DBB2 DEGA|BGG2 ABcA|
 LAWSON'S H'PIPE G G2dB GBdg|ecAF G2AB|cAdB cdfg|afdc d2ef|
 LEITRIM BUCKS REEL Em A2FA ADFD|A2FA B^cdB|A2FA ADFD|EFGA BEE2|
 LEITRIM VILLAGE* REEL D B2Ac BEED|E2BE E2Bc|BAFA D3E|FDAD FDFA|
 LIKE A PINCH REEL D fage d3B|ADFD EFGB|AGAB c3d|edcd efge|
 LIMERICK MINSTREL REEL G B2GA Bcdg|egdB cAAc|BDGB cBcA|Bdgd BGGA|
 LITTLE THATCHED CABIN  REEL D ADDE FGAB|=cdDE FGAc|D2cd BdAG|FADB =C2BC|
 LONG ROOM S/JIG G GFG GBG Bcd|G2G GBG AFD|
 LORD LYNDOCH  H'PIPE D dedB AFDF|GABA GABc|dedB AFDF|EDEF D2De|
 LOW LEVEL  H'PIPE G (Bb)
 cAGD B,GDB|GdBg fe^de|cAFA DAFA|ed^cd =cAFD|
 LOWLANDS OF HOLLAND MARCH G G3A GED2|d4 e2de|BAGB A2G2|E4-E2zF|
 LUCK PENNY JIG G B2G AFD|GAG FGA|BAG B/c/dB|cAG FGA|
 MAID OF HOLYHEAD REEL D A3A B2dB|ADFA BEEB|A2FA BdAd|BdAG FDD2|
 MAIDS OF GLENROE JIG G GDD EDD|GAB c2d|edc BcA|BGE EDE|
 MAMA'S NEW DRESS*
 POLKA G GF GB|dc AB|cB cd|ed Bd|
 McAULIFFE'S JIG G GFG BAB|dcd efg|GFG dBG|ABG AFD|
 McCABE'S REEL G B3G ABGE|DGBG A2Ac|BGGB A2ef|gedB eAAc|
 McCORMACK'S H'PIPE A (Bb)
 A2A2 cAGE|D2f2 f2ed|ceAc BdGB|Aeaf e2dB|
 McDERMOTT'S REEL D DFF2 DEFA|d2fe dBB2|AFF2 dFF2|BFAF EGFE|
 McGUINNESS' FROLICS REEL G DGGF GABd|egfd edBG|A2GB AcBA|GABG AGEG|
 MIST ON THE MOUNTAIN REEL D FEFd cAAB|cAeA cAAG|FEFd cAAB|cAGE EDDE|
 MOLLOY'S REEL D d2Ad fdAF|GFEF GABc|d2Ad fdAF|GBAG FDD2|
 MOLLOY'S
 (Tony Molloy's)
 JIG Em gfg edB|BAB EFG|FEF DFA|dAF AFD|
 MORRISON'S  H'PIPE G GFGA BAGF|Eeed e2dc|Bdgd c3A|GABG D2CA|
 MOVING BOG REEL G BGG2 GBAF|D2FD ADFD|DGAF GABc|dfec d2cA|
 MRS.HUGH McINTYRE REEL A EACE Acec|dcBA GBEF|EACE Acec|BGdB cAAF|
 MULVIHILL'S HIGHLAND FLING*  H'PIPE A A2cA eAfA|A2cA dBGB|A2cA eace|fdBc dBGB|
 MURPHY'S FIDDLE* POLKA D AB AG|EF GE|AB AG|Ad ec|
 MURPHY'S OLD CAT*
 SLIDE G B3 cBc d2c d2e|dBG dBG A3 AGA|
 NATIONAL GUARD*
 MARCH Am c2AG ABcd|eAce a2ge|d2BA GABc|dBge d2ed|
 NED CONNELL'S #1*
 POLKA D AF FE|DF FB|AF DF|E2 EB|
 NED CONNELL'S #2* POLKA Am EA AB|cd eg|G^F GA|GE ED|
 O'DONNELL ABU MARCH D D2FG A2FA|f2dB A2GF|E2EF G2FE|D2FG A4|
 O'MEARA'S
 (Seamus Connolly's)
 JIG D dcd AFE|DFD ECA|DFA dfa|ged cde|
 O'REILLY'S REEL D D2FD ADFA|BAFA BdAF|D3F ABAF|G2FG ECBC|
 ONE O'CLOCK BOAT*  REEL G G2GB A2Ac|B2BA BGEF|GFGB A^GAB|dBAc BEEF|
 PADDY McMAHON'S JIG D fef edB|BAF FEF|EDB DFA|BAF Ade|
 PADDY TAYLOR'S JIG G B3 BGE|GBd edB|ABA DFA|DFA BAG|
 PADDY TAYLOR'S SLIDE Dmix A2G A2B c2A AGE|G2E G2A G2E D3|
 PAIDEEN O RAFFERTY JIG G DBB DAA|DBB AGA|DBB DAA|GBA GED|
 PAT MURPHY'S*
 POLKA Em BE ED|BE EG|FD DE|FG BA|
 PEG McGRATH'S REEL G B3G ABAG|FDAD BDAF|DGAF G2eg|fdd2 ABcA|
 PIGEON'S FLIGHT JIG D dcd GED|FD=C EFG|dcd efg|fec ecA|
 PIKE ROVERS MARCH MARCH G d2Bd c2Ac|B2G2 GFGB|A2F2 FEFG|A2G2 G2Bc|
 PINT OF ALE REEL G BGGF GFDE|=F2cF CFAc|BGGF GFDE|=FAdc BGGA|
 PLANXTY O'CONNOR JIG D d3 d2A|BAG FGA|Bcd ecA|dfa a2g|
 PLOUGH AND THE STARS REEL G GEDE GABd|g2bg aged|Bdd2 edd2|gedB AcBA|
 POPPY LEAF H'PIPE G GBDG BDGB|DGBd GBdg|edcB cBAG|FeAF D3A|
 PROHIBITION REEL G BAGB eBdB|ADD2 FGAc|BAGB edcB|cdef gedc|
 RAMBLING SAILOR  REEL C cAA2 BGAB|c2GF ECEG|cBcG AcGE|F2DE FGAB|
 RED LION INN H'PIPE A (Bb)
 AEcA ecae|cAGB AGFE|FDCD B,DBc|dBGB AGFE|
 RICHARD BRENNAN'S JIG D A2F FED|FAF FEF|DFA dAF|ACE ACE|
 RIGMY REEL G e2dg egdB|G2BG dGBd|e2dg egdB|GBdB BAag|
 RILEY'S REEL Em BEED GABd|dBAG FADA|BEED GBeg|fedf edBA|
 ROAD TO LAVALLA*  REEL G G2BG dGBG|=F2AF cFAF|G2BG dGBG|cBAG FDEF|
 ROVER THROUGH THE BOGS H'PIPE G G2BG ABcA|defd gfdc|BGBd c2AF|G2AF DEFD|
 RYAN'S  H'PIPE D A2^GB A=GFE|D2CE DACE|DFAF GABd|gfed cAGB|
 SAINT PATRICK'S MARCH D A2AB AFED|f2fd edBG|A2AB AFED|E2EF E2FG|
 SALLY REEL G (A)
 GEDE GABG|ADBD cDBD|GEDE GABd|gedB AcBA|
 SCENIC ROAD JIG D FEF AFA|Bcd efg|fed BdB|AFE EDE|
 SCOTCH BLACKBIRD REEL A a2fa efec|a2fa ecce|a2fa efec|A2ea cBBe|
 SEAN RYAN'S (A) REEL D dcdB AFF2|GEFD EDBD|A3B DEFD|GEFD EDBD|
 SEAN RYAN'S (B) REEL Dm/D D2ED CAA2|FEFG A=BcA|d2ed cAA2|cAGE CEGE|
 SHANAVEST AND CARAVAT REEL Dm ABGA FGA=B|c=Bcd f2ef|dfed cAGE|D2D2 D2FG|
 SEANDUINE
('Shean Duinne' in book)
 JIG D D2B AFD|FGF F2E|DFB AFD|EFE E2F|
 SHEPHERD'S FLOCK REEL G e2ge edBd|eAA2 edBd|e2ge edBe|dGG2 dGBd|
 SHIP ON THE OCEAN JIG G DGG BAG|dBG GBd|edg dBG|ABG AGE|
 SLAN BEO
 (Farewell)
 AIR 3/4 F A2 E2 F2|F4 AB|c4 AF|G2 F2 F2|
 SLATE ROOF REEL D D2FA GEAF|D2FA d2fa|geag fdcB|ABcA EFGE|
 SLIABH BLOOM IN SUMMER*
 JIG D d2A fec|dAF DFA|GAG EFG|ABc dfe|
 SLIABH na mBAN AIR 3/4 G G3 c2A|B3 ABA|G>Bd g3|a2g fdB|
 SMART BOY WANTED*
 REEL D dAFA BAFA|Bdeg fgec|dcdB AFdF|EGFE D2Bd|
 SNOW ON THE BRANCH*
 REEL Em BEE2 GBAG|FDAD BDAD|GFEF GABc|dcdf e2dc|
 THOMPSON'S JIG G BAB GBd|gba ged|ege dBG|ABA A2D|
 THREE MILES TO LIMERICK*   REEL Em E2ED G2EF|GBAG FDD2|E2ED G2GA|Beed Beed|
 TINKER'S REEL Em G2BG dGBG|ABcA GEE2|Bdef gfed|B2Ac BEE2|
 TOMMY HILL'S H'PIPE D dcdf ecAF|GFGB AFDf|g2fg edBd|
 TOMMY MAYLAND'S REEL D Add2 edd2|Addf abaf|edd2 edcB|Ad=cA GEE2|
 TOO COLD TO SWIM*
 POLKA A AB AF|FE Ec|dd dB|c3B|
 TURNPIKE REEL G GEDE G2BG|ADFD ADFD|GEDE GABd|gedB AcBA|
 TWIN BROTHERS  REEL G BcBG AEGE|DGBG AGED|BdBA G3B|dBAd BGGd|
 WESTERN
 (Athlone, Paddy O'Brien's)
 H'PIPE C ecc2 GcEc|ecc2 GcEc|AFF2 CFAF|AcBd cegf|
 WILD WAVES*
 POLKA A A2 cA|ec ac|ed dB|fe cB|
 WILLOW TREE REEL D dcAF G2FG|Add2 fdec|dcAF G2FG|AFGE FDD2|
 WINDING HILLS OF SLIGO REEL G dGG2 dGeG|dGG2 AGED|GFGA BABc|dega bage|
 WOODS' LAMENTATION SET 4/4 G BdBA B2g2|dcBc B2AG|ded^c d2gf|edeg A2gf|
 YOUGHAL QUAY  REEL G BdcA G2DG|G2BA GBdg|fdcA G=FDE|=FGAB cAA2|
 ZERO AND BELOW*
 REEL D FAAB AdBA|FAdf g2fg|agab afdf|edBc d2dA|