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Humours of Ballingarry (The)

“The Humours of Ballingarry” is a popular jig around Doolin. It is the last tune of a set that I learned from James Cullinan abd PJ Crotty’s album. The First two jigs of this set are “Happy to Meet and Sorry to Part” and “Dooney Rock“. Hugh & Colm Healy also recorded “The Humours of Ballingarry” on their CD “Macalla na hÓige”.

X:1
T:Humours Of Ballingarry (The)
R:Jig
M:6/8
L:1/8
K:G
|:BGG dGG|cAG FGA|BGG BdB|cAF G2A|
BGG dGG|cAG FGA|def gdB|1 cAF G2A:|2 cAF G2B||
|:def ~g3|edc BAG|A2a aga|bge edB|
def gfg|edc BAB|GBd gdB|1 cAF G2B:|2 cAF G2A||

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