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Selections from "The Complete Petrie Collection of Ancient Irish
Music, Part 1" (ed.C.V.Stanford; 1902)



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TITLE / MP3
NOTATIONTYPEFILE IDKEYINCIPIT
ALMA ROAD* PDFJIG001almaBb
D

FGF FDF|B2c d2e|cAF FED|E3 D2DE|
ABA AFA|d2e f2g|ecA AGF|G3 F2G|
BARLEY GRAIN PDFJIG002barl_gGBAB G2D|GAG GAB|BAB GFG|A2B c2A|
BEACH HOUSE* PDFJIG003beachDABA AFA|d2e f2g|ecA AGF|G3 F2G|
BEAUTIFUL MOLLY MCKEON PDFJIG004beautAm Aee deB|A2B cBA|GED C2D|EAA A2A|
BIDDY I'M NOT JESTING PDFH'PIPE005biddyG DEGA B2AG|AABc d2BG|EDDB DEG>B|B3A A2DE|
BOUNCING BABY* PDFS/JIG006bounc_bF
G
ABc c2f cAF|ABc cAf _e2G|A2B c2f cAF|Gcd eBG B2c|
Bcd d2g dBG|Bcd dBg =f2A|B2c d2g dBG|Ade fcA c2d|
BUACHAILIN (Buachaillin) BRUITHE PDFJIG007buach_bAA2B cBA|BAG AGE|A2B cee|dBA G2E|
CANAL BANK* PDFH'PIPE008canalGG2AG GAcd|f2g2 a3g|f2de fdcA|G3A F4|
CANOE CREEK* PDFREEL009canoeGm
Em
DGGF DGG=E|FGAB cAFA|DGGF DGG=e|fdcA AGG2
BEED BEE^C|DEFG AFDF|BEED BEE^c|dBAF FEE2|
CHANCE OF RAIN* PDFAIR 6/8010chanceG E2D DGB|d3 dec|B2 AG GF|E3 FGA|
CHASING THE HARE DOWN THE HILL PDFJIG011chas_hAb
G
EFE A2B c2A dBA|G2E EFE G2E EFE|
DED G2A B2G cAG|F2D DED F2D DED|
CHIEF BARON'S FANCY* PDFJIG012chief_bfG DGG GFG|DBB cBc|ded cBA|BGE =F3|
CHILMARK LASSIES* PDFPOLKA013chil_LGm
Am
G>B AG|F>E DF|GB AF|G2-GD|
A>c BA|G>F EG|Ac BG|A2-AE|
CLOSE QUARTERS* PDFJIG014closeEmE2e e2B/^c/|d2B AFD|E2e e2B|efg fdB|
DEEP IN DARK WOODS* PDFMARCH015deepDmA>c =B/A/G/E/|c>e d>c|AG/E/ DD|D3A/G/|
DRUMCLIFF* PDFS/JIG016drumcG BGA E2D E2D|DEG G3 G2E|DEG c2c d2e|dBG A3 AGE|
DUNGARVAN BREEZES* PDFH'PIPE017dun_bD F>G AB/c/|d2 AF|AG/F/ DE/F/|G3 A/G/|
EASTERLY WEATHER* PDFJIG018east_wGm
Em
d3 c3|B3 A3|G>AG B2c|dBG G2B/c/|
B3 A3|G3 F3|EFE G2A|BGE E2G/A/|
EDDIE'S DELIGHT* PDFJIG019eddieDA2d dcd|e2d =c2d|e2=c A2d|=c2A G2B|
FAR FAR DOWN IN THE SOUTH OF LUIDACH PDFPOLKA020far_downE
D
EFGA B2B2|e2=dc B2B2|BGEF G2G2|B2AG F4|
DEFG A2A2|d2_cB A2A2|AFDE F2F2|A2GF E4|
FARAWAY WEDDING PDFJIG021far_wDAFD DFG|Add B2A|Bcd AGF|GFG EFG|
FAREWELL TO BRIGHT DAYS* PDFMARCH022fare_bdGBG AE/F/|GE DD/E/|GG/B/ AG/A/|B3 (3G/A/B/|
FATHER WALSH'S POLKA* PDFPOLKA023fath_wG G2 GA|B2 BA|GE (3GAB|c>B Gz|
FLYING HORSES* PDFJIG024fly_hBb
D
FGA B2c|B2A BAG|FGA B2B|cBA GAF|
ABc d2e|d2c dcB|ABc d2d|edc BcA|
FOUR SEASONS PDFREEL025four_sG G2GF GBdB|c2BA Bdge|d2de dBGA|BdcB A2dB|
FRANK KEANE'S FANCY* PDFH'PIPE026frankAmdedc A2G2|Acde f2ed|cdec d2cA|G4 G2z2|
FROSTY NIGHT* PDFMARCH027frostyEb
D
G2GF E2E2|FGA2 B2BA|G2GF E2E2|FGAG F2Bc|
F2FE D2D2|EFG2 A2AG|F2FE D2D2|EFGF E2AB|
GALLANT SERGEANT MAJOR* PDFMARCH028gall_smAb
G
A2 AG|AB c2|F2 A/G/F/E/|AB cA/c/|
G2 GF|GA B2|E2 G/F/E/D/|GA BG/B/|
GOOD SHIP PLANET PDFJIG030good_sF
G
FGE FDE|FGA cAc|ded cAG|F2G A2D/E/|
GAF GEF|GAB dBd|efe dBA|G2A B2E/F/|
GREEN BEACON* PDFJIG031green_bAcAA cAA|B=GG d2B|cAA cAA|cAA e2c|
HERE WE GO UP UP UP PDFS/JIG032here_weCcde cAA cAA|cde cAA B2G|m3=m1|B>cd d>ed B2A|
HOGAN FROM LAHINCH* PDFH'PIPE033hoganD f2fg fede|fgaf e2de|f2fg fedf|afef d2de|
HORACE THE RAKE PDFJIG034hor_rFm
F#m
A2F G2E|FEC EFG|A2F G2E|E2e c2B|
A2F G2E|FEC EFG|A2F G2E|E2e c2B|
HOT POTATO POLKA*PDFPOLKA035hot_pD A2AB|c2Bc|dAAB|c2A2|
HOUR BEFORE SUNRISE* PDFMARCH036hourFA3c BAGF|D2CF G2Ac|defd cAGF|D>EFG F2FG|
HUMORS OF TISBURY* PDFH'PIPE037hu_tisDA3d cBAG|ABdc BAGF|GABc d2AF|G2FE D3F/G/|
HUNT THE SQUIRREL PDFJIG038hunt_sF
G
F2c c2d|c3 A3|FGA G2F|FGA G2F|
G2d d2e|d3 B3|GAB A2G|GAB A2G|
I LOST MY LOVE PDFJIG039i_lostAmABA AGE|c3 c2d|efe edc|g3 e3|
I SAW MY HOME FAR AWAY* PDFAIR 4/4040i_sawFm
Em
c2BA F2AG|F4-F2 A>B|c2c2 cBAc|B3B A3z|
B2AG E2GF|E4-E2 G>A|B2B2 BAGB|A3A G3z|
I WISH THE FRENCH WOULD TAKE THEM PDFJIG041i_wishBb
G
B2B Bcd|B3 GAB|c2B AFA|B3-B2F|
G2G GAB|G3 EFG|A2G FDF|G3-G2D|
IS THAT YOU MAC?* PDFS/JIG042is_thatBb
G
cdc c2B AGF|B2A B2c d3|c>dc c2B ABc|f2e d2c B3
ABA A2G FED|G2F G2A B3|ABA A2G FGA|d2c B2A G3|
JUG OF STRONG PUNCH* PDFREEL043jug_spAmA2ed cde^f|g^fgd BGGB|A2ed cde^f|gedB cAA
KENNEBEC AVENUE* PDFH'PIPE044kenn_aAmCDE^F G2FG|AG^FG E2ed|c2BA E2^G2|A6 ED|
LADS IN THE SHACK* PDFJIG045lads_shDFAA dAA|BAA dAA|FAA dAA|BAG FED|
LADS OF ARRANMORE* PDFJIG046lads_aAeAB GFE|cBc dcd|ede cAF|=G3-G2c/d/|
LAST DAYS OF SUMMER* PDFH'PIPE047last_dsGdGBG AFDc|dGBG c2Bc|dGBG AFDF|DBAF G2Bc|
LET US LEAVE THAT AS IT IS PDFJIG048let_usGm
Am
GAG GFG|Bcd g2f|edc BGF|FGF FD^F|
ABA AGA|cde a2g|fed cAG|GAG GE^G|
LITTLE RED LARK OF THE MOUNTAIN 1 PDFJIG049litt_rL1Cm
Em
CDC CDF|G2=A B2A/B/|GFD DCB,|C2B, G,3|
EFE EFA|B2^c d2c/d/|BAF FED|E2D B3|
LITTLE RED LARK OF THE MOUNTAIN 2 PDFJIG050litt_rL2F
G
F2G FDE|F2G Afd|cAF A>GF|D3 C2D|
G2A GEF|G2A Bge|dBG B>AG|E3 D2E|
MENEMSHA LASS* PDFJIG051men_LDd2d ded|cBA ABc|d2d def|ecA A2B/c/|
MERRY OLD WOMAN 1 PDFS/JIG052merry_1DAdd ded c2A|f2f fga gfe|aba gfe f2d|A2B =c2A GFE|
MERRY OLD WOMAN 2 PDFJIG053merry_2Bm
Am
FBB BAB|c2B ABc|d2c Bcd|cBc a^ga|
EAA AGA|B2A GAB|c2B ABc|BAB g^fg|
MIDDLE GROUND* PDFJIG054midd_gGGAG GBG|GAG AFA|GBG GBG|GcB AFA|
MILKING TIME IS OVER PDFPOLKA055milk_tF
G
c2F2 A2GA|F2D2 CDFG|ABGA FDCD|F6 fd|
d2G2 B2AB|G2E2 DEGA|BcAB GEDE|G6 ge|
MILL STREAM PDFREEL056mill_sGdGBG AGEG|dGBG c2ce|dGBG AGEG|dBcA G2Bc|
MISS STOKES' FANCY*PDFAIR 6/8057miss_sfGB2B B2G|A2G E2c/d/|e2e d2B|G3 zG>A|
MONKS OF THE SCREW PDFS/JIG058monksCm
Em
c2G G2F ECG|GFE FG=B c2B|m3=m1|
e2B B2A GEB|BAG AB^d e2d|eBB B2A GEB|
MOONLESS NIGHT* PDFJIG059moon_nF
G
CFF FEF|ABc d2f|ecA BAB|cAF E2C|
DGG GFG|Bcd e2g|fdB cBc|dBG F2D|
MOVING BOG PDFREEL060mov_bDDFAc d2Ac|d2fa ecAc|dcBA BAGF|BdAF GFEF|
MY HONEST DEAR NEIGHBOR... PDFJIG061my_honAEAA c2c|dcd Bcd|cBA GED|E3 A2E|
MY LOVE WHAT IS THE REASON ... PDFPOLKA062my_loveAmeA BA/^G/|c>d e/f/g|eA BA/^G/|AB/c/ dc/d/|
MY SHIP RETURNS NO MORE* PDFAIR 4/4063my_shipAmf2f2 e2dc|A>GE>F G2Ac|d>efd e>d(3cAG|A4-A2de|
NEW TENPENNY PDFJIG064new_tenGdGG F2G|Adc ABc|dGG F2G|Adf gfe|
NINTH DEGREE* PDFJIG065ninthEb
D
F2E FGB|FEE E2B|efg fec|B3-B2B|
E2D EFA|EDD D2A|def edB|A3-A2A|
NORTHERN ROAD TO TRALEE PDFJIG066north_rEb
D
Bcd e2B|A2G F2E|E2e e2B|c3 e2B|
ABc d2A|G2F E2D|D2d d2A|B3 d2A|
NOT EVER WOULD I SPEAK HER NAME* PDFAIR 6/8067not_everG GDD EGA|B3-B2A|GDD EGG|A3-A2d/c/|
O'REILLY'S DELIGHT PDFJIG068oreillEm EFE B2G|FdF A2F|EFE B2G|FdF AF^D|
OAK BLUFFS* PDFPOLKA069oak_bBb
G
df cc|dB cF|df cc|dB c2|
Bd AA|BG AD|Bd AA|BG A2|
OAK LEAF* PDFH'PIPE070oakGE2EF G2AG|E2GA B^def|gfed BGAG|E2E2 E2AG|
OH GIRL OF THE GOLDEN TRESSES PDFREEL029girl_gtGm
Am
DGA^F G2AF|GAcd f2g=e|f=edc AcGA|F4 D2DC|
EAB^G A2BG|ABde g2a^f|g^fed BdAB|G4 E2ED|
OLD WOMEN'S MONEY PDFJIG071old_wDd2d dfd|cBc ABc|d2d def|g3 gfe|
ON BRAVE MEN* PDFMARCH072on_braveFm
Em
ABcf BdcG|FAGF E3F/G/|ABcf c2Bc|AGFF F3F/G/|
GABe AcBF/|EGFE D3E/F/|GABe B2AB|GFEE E3E/F/|
OVER THE RIDGE* PDFMARCH073over_rFm
Em
A2A2 G2FG|B2c2 e2fe|c2B>G F2GF|E6 FG|
G2G2 F2EF|A2B2 d2ed|B2A>F E2FE|D6 EF|
OVER THE SHOAL* PDFJIG074over_sBb
G
B2B BAB|BcB ABc|ddd ecA|BBB B2F|
G2G GFG|GAG FGA|BAB cAF|GFG G2D|
PADDY BROWN PDFJIG075paddyAmA2B c2d|e2^f g2g|a2A A2c|BdB G2E|
PARRIS ISLAND QUICKSTEP* PDFPOLKA076parr_iF
G
CF F/G/F/E/|CF F>D|E>F GA|B/A/G/F/ EG|
DG G/A/G/F/|DG G>E|F>G AB|c/B/A/G/ FA|
PLAINS OF MAYO

PDFJIG077plainsG dBG AGE|GAB d2e|dBG BAG|ABd e2e|
PLOUGHMAN AND THE "TAYLOR"
PDFMARCH078ploughDBAGF EDEF|G3F EEFG|A3G E3F|D2D2 D2AA|
POST ROAD POLKA* PDFPOLKA079post_rDDEFG A2A2|d2_cB A2A2|AFDE F2F2|A2GF E4|
QUEEN OF THE WAVE* PDFH'PIPE080queenGG2A2 B2AG|FGAB c2Bc|defe dcAF|G3F D2 (3DEF|
RATHCARRICK JIG*PDFJIG081rathcBb
D
B2B Bcd|c2B A2F|G2G GFD|F3 FGA|
d2d def|e2d c2A|B2B BAF|A3 ABc|
ROAD THROUGH THE MOUNTAIN* (Mountain Road) PDFJIG082road_m D dcA d2e f2d e2c|dcA f2d ecA A2d|
ROSA BELLA* PDFJIG083rosaBb
G
f2e d2B|cec AFA|B3 BAG|ABc F2f|
d2c B2G|AcA FDF|G3 GFE|FGA D2d|
ROSSAVEEL PDFH'PIPE084rossaGG>EDE G2GA|Bdde dcBA|BGED E>FGA|BGED E3F|
ROVING MIKE* PDFPOLKA085rov_mG
D
GG AB|dc BA|GA Bc|d2 dc|
DD EF|AG FE|DE FG|A2 AG|
SEAL ROCK* PDFREEL086sealAeAcA BGEd|eAcA d2cd|eAcA BGEG|AcBG A2cd
SHORT VOYAGE HOME* PDFJIG087shortBb
G
B2c d2e|f2g fga|b2g e2g|f3 f2d|
G2A B2c|d2e def|g2e c2e|d3 d2B|
SILKEN THREAD PDFS/JIG088silk_tG d2d ded dBG|d2d d2c ABc|m3=m1|c2c cAF ABc|
SILVER STAR* PDFMARCH089silv_stF
G
A3c BAGF|D2CD/F/ G2Ac|dcAf cAGF|D>E FG F2 :|
B3d cBAG|E2DE/G/ A2Bd|edBg dBAG|E>FGA G2|
SIXPENCE A GLASS* PDFJIG090sixpAmeAA eAA|BGG BGG|eAA eAA|de^f gdB|
SPRIGHTLY KITTY PDFREEL091spr_kDAdde fded|Add2 A2GE|Adde f3d|=cAGE EDD2|
STRAIGHT AND NARROW* PDFJIG092str_nAcAA A2c|ede e2d|cAA Ace|f3 a3|
SUMMER SUNSET* PDFJIG093summ_sA dcB BcA|FEE E2A|BAB c2d|edc B2A|
SWEET KILRUSH* PDFH'PIPE094sweet_kGG3E D2EG|A2A2 Bddc|B3A GEGA|B2A2 A2BA|
TAKE HER OUT AND AIR HER PDFREEL095takeAmcAB^G A=GE^F|GABc dBGB|cAB^G A=GED|EAA^G A2AB|
TENTH DIVISION* PDFMARCH096tenthF
G
c2c>d cA/G/ F/G/A/B/|c2c>d cA/G/ F/G/A/c/|
d2d>e dB/A/ G/A/B/c/|d2d>e dB/A/ G/A/B/d/|
THISTLE DOWN* PDFS'SPEY097this_dFm
Em
A>Bcf Bd cB/G/|F>AGF E3F/G/|A>Bcf c2Bc|A>G FF F3F/G/|
G>ABe Ac BA/F/|E>GFE D3E/F/|G>ABe B2AB|G>F EE E3E/F/|
TOM MACMAHON'S* PDFREEL098tom_mcEmAFEF E2FD|EFAB d3e|fedB A2FE|D3E F3B|
TREE IN THE FIELD* PDFJIG099treeG B2B GAB|c2c c2A|GBd cBA|GFG G2A|
TUCKERNUCK* PDFJIG100tuckG BGE EDG|A2A A2A|BGE EDE|G2G G2A|
TUMBLING DOWN TEADY'S ACRE PDFJIG101tumb_dDBAB A2B/c/|dAF GFD|FGA GFE|D3 D2D|
UP ONE AND DOWN ANOTHER*PDFPOLKA102up_oneA
D
ef de|c>d Bc|A>A BG|E3D|
ab ga|f>g ef|d>d ec|A3G|
VILLAGE GREEN POLKA*PDFPOLKA103vill_gGG2AG F2G2|A2f2 d2cA|GFGB A2G2|F2D2 D2D2|
WASH ON THE LINE* PDFJIG104washEb
D
G2E E2E|G2B BAG|A2F F2F|A2c cBA|
F2D D2D|F2A AGF|G2E E2E|G2B BAG|
WE'LL DRINK TO THE HEALTH OF KEENAN PDFAIR 6/8105well_dDdcd e2c|d2B A2F|DCD E2C|D2E F2G|
WHISTLING WILLIE* PDFPOLKA106whis_wDd>efd|gfed|c>ded|cBA>c|
WHITE CHURCH POLKA*PDFPOLKA107whiteDff gg|f>e d2|fe/f/ gg|f>e dA|