Sheet Music: The Limerick Tinker

TitleThe Limerick Tinker
Alternate titlesYellow Ragweed
ComposerTraditional Irish
InstrumentationFlute solo
KeyA minor
Time signature6/8
Tempo96 BPM
Performance time1:05
Difficulty leveleasy
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Date added2024-04-08
Last updated2024-04-08
Download popularity index☆☆☆☆☆ 0.2 (relatively unpopular)
Jigs, Traditional/Folk


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Monday 8 April 2024

Tune of the Day: The Limerick Tinker

Traditional Irish jig

This Dorian-mode jig is taken from Francis O'Neill's celebrated collection Music of Ireland, published in Chicago in 1903. Some people have pointed out that the tune might be related to an older Irish jig, “The Gold Ring”.