Sheet Music: The Boys of the Town

TitleThe Boys of the Town
Alternate titlesThe Milltown Jig
The Mountain Brow
Pip Murphy’s Jig
ComposerTraditional Irish
InstrumentationFlute solo
KeyG major
RangeD4–B5
Time signature6/8
Tempo100 BPM
Performance time0:40
Difficulty leveleasy
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Date added2022-05-20
Last updated2022-05-20
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Jigs, Traditional/Folk

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Friday 20 May 2022

Tune of the Day: The Boys of the Town

Traditional Irish jig

This jig is taken from Francis O'Neill's celebrated collection Music of Ireland, published in Chicago in 1903. A similar jig had previously appeared, under the same name, in the 1890 edition of P.W. Joyce's Ancient Irish Music.