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Jenny Picking Cockles

I learned “Jenny Picking Cockles” from Terry Bingham, who recorded it with Dermot Byrne on his album “Traditional Irish Music from Doolin, Co. Clare”. I also associate this tune with my good friend Paolo Cerato.

X:1
T:Jenny Picking Cockles
R:reel
M:4/4
K:Dmix
|:Addc AGEF|GEcE dEcE|Addc AGEF|GEcE EDD2|
Addc AGEF|G2AB cBcd|eddc AGEF|GEcE EDD2:|
|:f2fd efed|^cAAB cdeg|~f3d efed|eaag edde|
~f3d efed|^cAAB c2cd|eddc AGEF|GEcE EDD2:|

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