Dinny O'Brien's | Tunes From Doolin | Irish Traditional Music

Share This Post

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on pinterest
Share on whatsapp
Share on email

Dinny O’Brien’s

I learned “Dinny O’Brien’s” at a workshop with Terry Bingham during the Russell Memorial Weekend a few years ago. It is a reel written by the great composer Paddy O’Brien from Tipperary and I used to play it a lot with my friend JB Samzun on fiddle. In fact, we used to play it in a set together with “Jackson’s”.

X:1
T:Dinny O’Brien’s
C:Paddy O’Brien
R:Reel
M:4/4
L:1/8
K:Dmix
|:f~d3 ABcA|dcAd cAGE|D2FD ADFD|EGAB cdeg|
f2dd ABcA|dcAd cAGE|D2FD EGAB|cAGE FDD2:|
|:fdd^c defg|add2 adfd|eccB cdef|g~c3 gceg|
fddc ABcA|dcAd cAGE|D2FD EGAB|cAGE FDD2:||

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.

Random Tunes

Billy O’Rourke Is The Buachaill

I learned “Billy O’Rourke Is The Buachaill” from my friend Damian Werner, a great flute player from Hawaii who has been living in Co. Clare for many years. He played this tune at a session during the Corofin Trad Fest 2014.

Read More »

Old John’s

“Old John’s” has been one of my favourite jigs for many years. I learned it from a recording of Tommy Peoples and also associate it with Tony MacMahon, the great accordion player from Clare.

Read More »

Flowers of Red Hill (The)

I learned “The Flowers of Red Hill” from Tom Delany and Blackie O’Connell at a session in McGann’s Pub. The Bothy Band recorded it on their album “After Hours”.

Read More »