Family Session Tunes December 2018
We had a great time at the December 2018 Family Session! Here’s a list of the tunes that we played, to the best of my memory. Feel free to drop the Irish Fest School of Music a note if I missed a tune or mixed up a set.
Ballydesmond 2/Ballydesmond 1 (polkas)
The Kesh/My Darling Asleep (jigs)
New Copperplate/Old Copperplate/Silver Spear (reels)
Off to California/Boys of Bluehill (hornpipes)
Merrily Kissed the Quaker's Wife/Where's the Cat?/Dennis Murphy's (slides)
Humors of Glendart/Saddle the Pony (jigs)
Castle Kelly/Brenda Stubbert's (reels)
The Killavil/Dusty Windowsills/Tripping Up the Stairs (jigs)
Humors of Tulla/Drowsy Maggie/Mountain Road (reels)
Flute player Shannon Heaton helps Irish music students dig into and really know their tunes in our first guest blog.
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