Selections from "Gems of Ireland: 200 Airs"
(J. Clinton; Dublin 1841)


folder name: jcgi

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

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 or corrected

TITLE / PLUS LINK
TIME SIG    
SOURCE
KEY
FILE
KEY
 INCIPIT
ABIGAIL JUDGE 4/4Bm
Em  B2E2 E2G2|F>GFE D2B2|
BANKS OF BANNA 4/4Eb
C  c3d e2ed|c2G2 G4|A2G2 c2Bd/c/|B3A G4|
BANKS OF THE SHANNON 3/8Eb
A  EF A/B/|cc/B/A|F/G/AA|BA/F/ E|
BEARDLESS BOY 6/8D
D def fef|d3 B2z|def afd|e3-e2z|
BIG BOW WOW 6/8C
A  c2d e2=g|f2f e2d|c2d e2=g|f2f e2d|
BLARNEY STONE 6/8
D
G  G2B d2B|G2A D3|B2B BAG|A3-A2D|
BLOSSOM OF THE RASPBERRY 4/4
A
D  dedc B2A2|dcde f2A2|dedc B2A2|BABc dedA|
BOB AND JOAN 3/4G
D
 fd dB d2|fd dB ce|f>d dB d2|e>f ed ce|
BRIAN BORU'S MARCH 4/4G
D  f2fg edef|d2AA A2FG|A2Bc defd|e^def e4|
BROWN IRISH GIRL 4/4G
G efdd B2GB|ceAB G2gf|efdd B2GB|ceAB G2zB/c/|
BROWN MAID 4/4Bb
G  edBd cBAG|ABGG G2zG|cBAG Bcdd|e/f/g fed2 g>f|
BROWN THORN 3/4G
G d2 Bdef|g2dd e/d/c|B2 GBAF|G3 cBc|
BUFF THE BLANKET 6/8G
D  DED DFD|DFD B3|ABc def|ged cBA|
BUNCH OF GREEN RUSHES 6/8Am
Em  dBB BAB|dBB B2g|dBB BAB|GEE E2g|
BURN THE MAY BUSH 2/4D
G  dd/c/ Bg|dd/c/ Be/d/|c/d/B/c/ Ad/c/|B/c/A/c/ G/A/B/c/|
CALDER FAIR 4/4G
D  d/c/B/A/ dF|A/B/A/F/ A2|d/c/B/A/ dF|E/B/B/^A/ B2|
CAPTAIN PADDY 4/4G
G edBd G2G2|edBd A2A2|edBd Ggfe|edBG A2A2|
CASTLE O'NEIL 3/4Eb
D  e2 d2 ef|g4 fg|a2 fa gf|e2 d2 d2|d4 z2|
CHARMER WITH THE FAIR LOCKS 3/4C
A  AE AB cd|e2 fd ec|AB cA GF|F2 E2 cd|
CLINTON'S IRISH JIGG* 9/8
D
G  g2f efg dcB|e2A ABG FED|
COPEY'S JIGG 6/8
G
G c3 B3|AGA BGE|DEG GBG|AGA BGE|
CROGHAN A VENEE 3/4Gm
Dm  d2 defd|e2 az a>g|f2d zd2|c2AzA2|
CRUISKEEN LAWN 4/4Dm
Am  EAAB c2Bc|dcBA ^G2zE|EAAA cBc>d|e6e2|
CRY OF GALLEN 3/4G
G E2 E2 GE|E4 GA/B/|c4 BA|B4 GA|
CUISLE MO CHROI
6/8Bm
Em  GGG G3|GFF F3|E2B B2A|G2E F3|
DANDY O! 6/8
F
D  d2d d2A|B2A A2A|d2d ede|f2d d2f|
DEAR BLACK MAID 3/4Bb
A  c2 e2 ef|e3c A2|c2 e2 e/f/=g|f3e c2|
DENNIS DON'T BE THREATENING 6/8
G
D  cBA ABA|c2A A2c|d2d efg|f2d d2d|
DERMOT O'DOWD 3/4Cm
Am  E2 A2 A2|A2 BA GA|B2 Bd BA|G2 E2 D2|
DRIMINDOO 3/4Am
Am c2 dc BA|^G2 A2 B2|c2-ce dc|B2-B2 A>B|
ERIN'S PRIDE 3/4G
G b3a g2|ae3 zf|g2 d2 B>G|A2 G2 G2|HG4 B>c|
FAIR HAIR'D CHILD 6/8Gm
Em  e2e ^def|gag f2B|cBA GAB|d2B B2^d|
FAIR WOMAN 6/8Bb
G
 G2B d2e|g2g f2d|g2g f2d|e3 d2E/F/|
FAREWELL YE MOUNTAINS 6/8
F
D  dcd B2d|AFE FAd|aba d2e|f3-f2e|
FINGALIANS' DANCE 4/4G
G B2G2 G2Bc|d2G2 d2G2|B2G2 G2Bc|d4 B4|
FORLORN QUEEN 3/4
G
G  g2 de ga|b4 z2|a2 ga g/a/b|a/g/e d2 d2|
FOX'S SLEEP 4/4Bb
G  g2gf fedB|d2ef g2gf|fedB cBAG|G4z2d2|
GAGE FANE 3/4G
D  f2 ed f2|e2 d>Bfe|d2 B>ABc|d4 e>f|
GIRL I LEFT BEHIND ME 2/4C
G  eBBA|BGEF|GF G/A/B/c/|dcB g/f/|
GIRLS HAVE YOU SEEN GEORGE? 3/4Em
Am  A2 c2 dG|A2 c2 dG|A2 c2 ce|f4 fd|
GREATEST DIVERSION UNDER THE SUN 6/8G
D  ded cBA|=cdc B2A|BGE DFA|Bdd d2A|
HARE IN THE CORNER 6/8G
G BGB def|gdc B2G|dec dBg|cAA A2c|
HARVEST MOON 3/4C
G  G2 Bf gf|e2 fd cB|AB cB AG|F2 ED EF|
HAVE YOU SEEN MY VALENTINE 3/4G
G  B2 B2 c^d|e2 z2 ef|g4 fe|e>d B2 B2|
HEIGH HO MY JOCKY 3/4D
G  GG GG Bd|AB AG FD|G>G GG Bd|cB/A/ BB E>f|
HERE WE DWELL 6/8Em
Em B2^d e2f|gba gfe|dBa gfe|dBe E2E/F/|
I ONCE HAD A TRUE LOVE 3/8Bb
G  edB|GBd|c2B|A2G|G2g|
I SAW FROM THE BEACH 6/8E
D  ded cBA|ded fac|ded cBA|ded faa|
I WOULD RATHER THAN IRELAND 3/4Gm
Em  B2 B2 ef|g2 B2 B2|g2 agfe|^d2 ^cBcd|
IF TO A FOREIGN CLIME YOU GO 4/4D
G  cBcd B2GB|c/B/A/G/ ED/E/ DE/G/ GA/B/|
IRISH LILT 6/8F
D  fgf fed|cdB A2d|B2e c2a|f2d d2z|
IRISH LULLABY 3/4Gm
Gm d2 d2 ef|g4 g2|g2 f2 e2|d4 d2|e2 f2 e2|d4 c2|
ISABELLA BURK 3/4Am
Em  e2 e2 ed|e2 a2 ag|e2 ge d>c|c4 GA|
JOHN HEIR OF THE GLEN 3/4G
D  de fd ec|Bc BG dF|AB AF GD|E2 F2 FA|
JOHN McGUIRE 3/8G
G ded|dBg|e2 d/B/|A2G|G2 B/c/|
JOINTURE 3/4Bb
G  Bd ef g2|a>b ag g2|b3b ag/e/|d2 a>g e2|
KITTY O'BRIAN4/4D
G
 B2d2 e2g2|e2d>c B2A2|G2G2 A2G2|F3E D2z2|
KITTY THE CUCKOO3/4A
D
 AA B/c/|d2 c/d/|e2 e/d/|BAA|A2 d/B/|
LASSES OF SLIGO 9/8D
G  GAB GAB E2D|GAB G2B dBA|
LEGACY 6/8D
G  G2G GDB|d2d dBG|G2A BAB|E2F G2D|
LITTLE HARVEST ROSE* 4/4Bb
D  F2GF E2FE|D2dd d2AB/c/|dgfe dcBA|A2B2 A2DE|
LOUGH SHEELING 3/4Am
Dm  d2 defd|c2A zFG/A/|B2B2 A>G|A3zA2|
LOVE IN SECRET 3/4G
G GB BG dB|A2-AG Gf|g2 ge fd|e2-ed d2|
LUGGE LAW 3/4C
A  Bc de ff|ec AB ce|e2 cA B>A|A3A/B/ cc|
MADAME COLE 4/4Am
Am c2 c/B/A e2z2|d/e/f f/e/d e2a2|g2e2 f2e2|d4 e2z2|
MADGE MALONE 2/4Em
Am  A2 EA|BA GA/B/|ee/A/ GE|ef/e/ dc/B/|
MAID OF DERBY 4/4G
D  Addd dcBA|Addd d3A|Addd dfaf|e2A2 A2zg|
MAID OF THE VALLEY 3/4D+8
D DD EF/G/ AF|GA BGAF|D2 EF/G/ FE|D4 z2|
MARY DO YOU FANCY ME 2/4F
D  d2 dc|B2 A2|d2 de|f2 d2|
MARY MY HONEY 2/4Eb
G  B2-B/c/A/F/|G2 DG/B/|d2 e/d/c/B/|B2A D/>G/|
MOLL ROONE 4/4G
G G2BG cAGF|GBdd d2Bd|dcAc cBGB|cAGF G2zD|
MOLLY MY DEAR 1
3/8Bb
G  dde|c2A|B2G|A2A/G/|G2 B/c/|
MOLLY MY DEAR 2 3/8Cm
Em  BBc|A2F|G2E|FEE|E2G/A/|
MOLLY ST.GEORGE 3/4G
G g2 gf ed|d2 ed cB|c2 B2 A>G|E4 A/B/d|
MOREEN
4/4
D
D
 D3E GFED|F2A2 d2c>d|B2A2 FGA>F|E4D2zA|
MR. CLINTON'S*6/8F
D  A2B AFD|Bcd dcB|A>BA AFD|G3 F2E|
MUNSTER LEAF 3/4Am
Dm  A4 ^c2|d4 d>e|f2 fagf|e3c A2|
MY DEAR STAY WITH ME 6/8A
D  ABc def|g2g afe|f2f ged|e2e fdB|
NANCY MCDERMOTROE 2/4Bm
Em  EE/F/ GF/E/|GB B/A/G/F/|GF/G/ A/G/F/E/|DB DE/F/|
NANCY OF THE BRANCHING TRESSES 4/4A
D  defd BcdB|GFEF D2FA|BAdF EFED|D4-D3A|
NORA 'S AN CISTE
6/8D
D d2e f2d|g2e f2d|d2e fed|c3 e2z|
O! PATRICK FLY FROM ME 2/4D
G  BA AA|AG GG|AG AB|dc BA|
OH BLAME NOT MY LYRE 6/8Bb
G  fef gdB|AGA Bdd|dcc cBB|BAA A2g|
OLD HEAD OF DENNIS 6/8F
G  BAG GED|DEG G2A/B/|ccB/A/ ABG|dBG A2A/B/|
OLD TRUAGH 6/8F#m
Em
 e2 efgf|e2 dBgf|e2 dBAG|E4 GA|
OLD WOMAN 6/8D
G  d2c|B2G A2E|G2E D2G|A3 A3|A3 d2c|
OPEN THE DOOR 6/8Bb
G  GBd d2d|eff edA/|GBd def|g2d B2 ||
OPEN THE DOOR SOFTLY 6/8D
Amo
 A2B cef|=gag f2A|Ace efg|a3 c2a|
PADDY CARY 6/8D
D A2d dcd|f2d d2d|B2e e2f|g2e dcA|
PADDY SNAP 9/8F
D  f2d dcd fed|g2e efd cBA|f2d dcd fed|e>fg A2c d3|
PARTING FRIENDS 3/4Gm
Gm z2 d2 f2|g2 ga b2|b2 a2 gf|ga b2 a2|
PEAS UPON A TRENCHER 2/4D
G  GF GA|B2 B2|AG AB|dc BA|
PEGGIN A LEVEN 3/4Bb
G  A2 A2 Bd|e2 e2 de/f/|g2 f2 ed|B4 de/f/|
PELTHERS McCUE 6/8G
D  f2d B2c|d2e f2d|efe A3|efe A3|
PIG'S JIG TO THE POTATO(E) HOLE 2/4G
D  Ad/B/ Ad/B/|AB/d/ ed/B/|Ad/B/ AF/D/|E/D/E/F/ Dd/B/|
PLANXTY REILLY 6/8D
G ga/g/f/e/ f/g/ad|BGG cAA|BGG B/c/dd|egg g2g/a/|
PLEASANT ROCKS 3/4G
G G2 AB d2|e4 de|g2 ge dB|A4 GE|
RAKES OF IRISHMEN 6/8G
D  DED D2d|AFA AFA|BdB AFA|EFE EFE|
RED FOX 4/4D+8
D  D2DE F2FG|A2A2 G2FG|A3B F2D2|E4D2A2|
RED HAIRED MAN'S WIFE 3/4Gm
Em  B2 B2 ^c^d|e4 e2|f4 f2|f2 e2 e2|e4 B^c|
ROSE DILLON 4/4F
D  d2Bc d2d2|fedc d2d2|efeA e2e2|f2eg g4|
SAINT PATRICK WAS A GENTLEMAN 4/4Am
Em  GEEE BEEE|FDDF A2B>A|GEEE BEEE|FDDF A2BA|
SAYS WARE SAYS HE 4/4F
D  f3e edcB|A2 DF/E/ D2f>g|a2c>d edg>f|f4 ezd>e|
SETTING SUN 6/8C
G  dcB AGA|BEF D2A|BdA BcG|A3-A2Bc|
SHAN VAN VAUCH (VOCHT) 4/4G
G Bcde d2BA|G2G2 G2GA|BABc d2ef|a2a2 a2g>a|
SHE COMES FROM THE LAKE 3/8Bb
G  dcB|B2G|E2G|G2A|Bcd|egG|A3-|Ad>e|
SINCE LOVE IS THE PLAN jigF
D  fdB AGF|Eee e2d/e/|fdB AFA|Ddd d2d/e/|
SIOS AGUS SIOS LIOM 6/8F
G
 g3a gaba|g4 d3d|e3d e>fgf|e4 d3B|
SIXPENCE 4/4F
G  efed B2AB|d2d2 E2GA|B2dB AcBA|G4-G2Bd|
SKITTISH MAID 6/8G
D  dfA B2A|dfA B2A|Adf a^ga|agf f2e|
SLY PATRICK 6/8D
G  B>AG AGE|D3 E2G|G>AB dcB|B3 A2G/A/|
SNOWY BREASTED PEARL 3/4C
G  g4 ge|d3 cBA|G4 BG|A2 EDEF|G4 cB|
SPORTS IN THE HAY RICK 2/4G
D  fD DA|fD Dc/d/|e/d/c/B/ Aa|f2 dA|
SUMMER IS COMING 3/4F
D
 d4c2|B4c>d|e4f2|A2z2Bc|
TAKE BACK THE VIRGIN PAGE 3/4Bb
G  d3c B2|g3f e2|d2 cBAG|B3A A2|
THAMAMA HULLA 3/4D
G  E2G2G2|G4 B>B|ABd BAG|E4D2|E2G2G2|
THY FAIRY BOSOM 3/4Gm
Em
 ee e2 eg|f^d c2 BA|GA B2 AF|E2 E3B|
TOMORROW COME NEVER 9/8A
D  DBA F2d A2f|DBA F2d A2f|a2g f2e ^d2e|
TOW ROW ROW2/4D+8
D-8 AFAB|dcBA|AFAB/c/|dcB>A|
TWAS ON A SUMMER'S MORNING 2/4F
D
 dc BA|A2 FA|BE ED|D3 A/c/|
TWICE TRICK'D 6/8G
D  BdB AFA|DFA AFA|BdB AFA|EFA B2A|
TWISTING OF THE ROPE 3/4D
G  GD G>A B/c/B/A/|G2 B/A/G AE|GD G>A B/c/B/A/|
UGLY TAILOR 9/8D
G  BBd cBA Bdd|eAB AGG G2e/d/|
WE BROUGHT THE SUMMER WITH US 6/4G
D  A2A2 B>d e4e2|e3f d2e4A2|d3e f2 g3f e2|f4d2 B4g2|
WEDDING OF BALLINAMONA 6/8C
D  DED dcd|edc d2d/e/|fed Bcd|ABG F2D|
WERE I A CLERK 6/8Bb
G  d2d edc|B2A G2A|Bdc BAG|E2D D2B/c/|
WHITE COCKADE 2/4G
G BB BA/G/|BB Bg|dB c/B/A/G/|BAA G/A/|
WHY DO YOU LEAVE ME? 4/4A
G  dedB g3e|dBAG E3G|DGBe d2B>G|A6 d2|
WILL YOU COME TO THE BOWER 2/4C
D  A2 AA|A2 AA|Ad cB|A2 zB|
WILL YOU TAKE A TITTHER 4/4D
G  dGGG Bdz2|eAAB cd/c/ Bc|dGGG Bdz2|eAAB c2||
YELLOW HORSE 2/4G
A  ef =ge|a=g fd|ef =ge|fg a2|
YELLOW WAT AND THE FOX jigEb
D  c2B A2B|c3 B2A|A2d d2d|g2f e2d|
YOUNG MAN'S DREAM 3/4D
G  B2 de dB|A2 GE GA|B3G B/A/G|G4 G>A|
YOUNG TERENCE McDONOUGH 3/4Bm
Em  B2E2 F>D|E4 EF|G2B2 AG|A4 A2|