These tunes form the very corner stone of Irish music sessions. They crop up with such regularity that it’s vital that you are able to play them. Every type of dance tune is represented: reels, jigs, hornpipes, polkas, slides, slip jigs, marches, set dances, waltzes, mazurkas, flings, a varsovienne, a barn dance, a single reel and a single jig. Session friendly settings: Learn them as written and you can be sure of having accurate versions. To help those whose music reading skills only extends as far as finding the notes.
Reels Sheehan’s Come West Along the Road Drowsy Maggie Maid in the Cherry Tree The Old Torn Petticoat The Donegal The Wild Irishman The Primrose Lass Green Fields of America The Teetotaller The Flannel Jacket The Heather Breeze Rolling in the Ryegrass John Brennan’s The Scholar The Fairy Dance A Rainy Day The Kilmaley Miss McLeod’s Pigtown Fling The Galway Rambler Bonny Kate Morning Star The Road to Lisdoonvarna The Woman of the House The Merry Blacksmith Boys of Ballinahinch Jigs Father Kelly’s Shandon Bells Rakes of Kildare Larry O’Gaff The Idle Road The Irish Washerwoman Frost Is All Over Saddle the Pony Gallagher’s Frolics The Sweets of May
Humours of Donnybrook Paddy Whack Top of the Cork Road Munster Buttermilk The Black Rogue The Blackthorn Stick The Mist on the Meadow The Humours of Lisheen Pay the Reckoning Tongs by the Fire The Maid on the Green The Tenpenny Bit Haste to the Wedding Hornpipes Boys of Bluehill The Plains of Boyle The Belfast Off to California Dunphy’s Harvest Home Polkas The Siege of Ennis Maggie in the Wood The German Beau Leslie’s Hornpipe Dennis Murphy’s John Ryan’s Egan’s Tralee Gaol Rattlin’ Bog Slides Dingle Regatta Pete Bradley’s Scattery Island The Cat Rambles to the Child’s Saucepan Bunratty Boys The Weaver’s Merrily Kiss the Quaker Slip Jigs
Foxhunters’ Jig Barney Brannigan To Limerick We Will Go The Rocky Road to Dublin Drops of Brandy Marches Napoleon Crossing the Rhine The Boys of Wexford The Triumphal The Centenary Set Dances Three Sea Captains Saint Patrick’s Day Maggie Brown’s Favourite The Downfall of Paris Madam Bonaparte The Piper through the Meadow Straying Waltzes Planxty Irwin Si Bheag, Si Mhor Planxty Fanny Power The South Wind The Munster Cloak Mazurkas The Barnacle Redowa Donegal Mazurka Varsovienne Shoo the Donkey Barn Dance The Curlew Hills Flings Love, Will You Marry Me? Green Grow the Rushes-o Single Jig Smash the Windows Single Reel Rakes of Mallow
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95% of our orders are delivered next day, please allow extra time at busy seasonal periods.*
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Cancellation before dispatch. Our aim is to package and dispatch the goods within 1 to 3 working days of receiving an order. If you wish to cancel an order within this time frame please contact us by email from our contact page. If the goods have not been dispatched then we will cancel your order and refund the invoice value. Confirmation of this refund will be email to you. For orders that have been dispatched please follow our returns policy. If you refuse to accept the delivery we will charge you for the return postage cost to us.
Returning Unwanted Goods In accordance with the Distance Selling legislation. We are happy for you to return unwanted goods within 14 days from date of delivery so long as they are returned in an unused new condition with the original packaging and all manuals and accessories, cables, PSU’s (if applicable), the original invoice and a completed returns form. Please note it is the customer’s responsibility to ensure the goods are returned safely to us and the customer must pay postage costs.
Upon receiving the return goods we will issue a refund to your credit card/method of payment for the invoice value. To obtain a return form contact us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note there is no refund or exchange on Books or Sheet Music due to Copyright! Returning Faulty Goods If you discover the goods you have purchased to be faulty upon receiving, please contact us at once by email so we can resolve the issue as quickly as possible. All goods sold are covered by the standard manufactures warranty against faulty materials or poor workmanship. The manufactures warranty will not cover damage due to misuse, accidental damage, wear and tear. Faulty goods must be returned with proof of purchase and returns form. We will endeavour to resolve the issue upon receipt of the faulty goods by either replacing the product with a new or equivalent model or a refund for the original invoice value to your credit card/method of payment.
Returns Step by Step Process:
1: Inform us that you wish to return the goods and clearly state the type of return in the email i.e. Refund or Faulty. We will send you a returns form by email.
2: Complete the returns form and print a copy to go along with the returning goods and place inside the returning box.
3: If at all possible use the original delivery box or obtain a new box (at your own expense). We would ask you not to write, label or tape the retail packaging when returning unwanted purchases. If this happens, it will influence your refund claim.
4: Make sure to firmly pad the returning goods to avoid damage in transit
5: Tape the box securely and clearly mark our return address on the outside of the box. If you are using the original box, please make sure to remove or unmark your delivery address.
6: Organise shipping for the returning goods and retain a receipt from the courier company as proof of postage, as unfortunately we will not be able to accept responsibility for packages lost in transit.
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About the Sound Shop Drogheda (Ireland Ltd.)
The Sound Shop was established in 1968 by Tommy Leddy and Sean McEvoy, Tommy and Sean had being hiring PA equipment for some time from their homes and seeing there was a gap in the market for musical equipment and instruments they went on to open their first shop in 14 North Quay Drogheda, and so the Sound Shop was born. The business grew quickly so it wasn’t long before a much larger premises was needed and just a few doors away from the original shop stood Mayoralty House a historic building with charm that became the home of music in Ireland for the next 37 years, With the success of the business and rise in popularity of out of town shopping the Sound Shop needed to be part of this movement so the decision was made to finally leave North Quay and built a brand new 12,000 sq ft mega store along with a 900 seat theater the TLT where both business still reside today 2023.
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Irish Session Tunes: The Green Book (Book/2CDs) All Instruments 100 Irish Dance Tunes and Airs, selected by Geraldine Cotter.This collection contains a varied selection of widely played and lesser known tunes, divided into different dance rhythms: double jigs, slip jigs, reels, hornpipes, set dances and airs.The range of the tunes are particularly suitable for the [...]