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Girls of Farranfore (The)

I learned “The Girls of Farranfore” as part of a set played by the great accordion player from Limerick Donie Nolan, which I recorded during the Russell Weekend 2013. It comes after another reel called “The Pride Of Rathmore”. They are also played together sometimes, but as a three part reel (“The Pride Of Rathmore” followed by the first part of “The Girls Of Farranfore”).

X:1
T:Pride Of Rathmore (The)
M:4/4
R:Reel
K:Edor
B~E3 GBdB|A~D3 FAed|B~E3 G2GB|dBAd BEE2|
GBdg e2dB|A~D3 FAed|B~E3 G2GB|dBAd BEE2||
e2eB egfe|dcdf afed|(3Bcd ef g2ge|dBAd BEE2|
BeeB egfe|dcdf afdf|g2bg fgaf|edef gfed||

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