A Fig For A Kiss

Sheet music notes chords fig for a kiss tin whistle

Sheet music, notes and chords for A Fig For A Kiss, a traditional Irish slip jig. It is a favourite tune for many tin whistle, flute and violin players and of course, as with almost any slip jig, very popular amongst harp players. The … Read more

The Maid Behind The Bar

maid behind the bar sheet music notes and chords tin whistle

The maid behind the bar and Barney Mckenna, the banjo player of the Dubliners, have always been an inseparable couple. The maid always accompanied him in his favourite reels medley during live performances all around the globe. There are many virtuosic recordings and also some … Read more

The Silver Spear

Sheet music for The Silver Spear reel. A tune I like a lot to play on tin whistle. The sheet music which can be downloaded below includes the notes and chords of this popular Irish tune. I took the YouTube recording from the traditional Irish … Read more

The Blarney Pilgrim

blarney pilgrim sheet music chords and notes

The Blarney Pilgrim sheet music. This jig isa popular tune at Irish sessions. It seems to be especially popular under fiddle players, but is equally nice to play on tin whistle or any other instrument. The title of this jig is referring to The Blarney … Read more

Out On The Ocean

Out on the ocean tin whistle sheet music notes and chords jig

Notes and chords for Out On The Ocean, a very popular jig at Irish sessions. The melody line is rather simple and the tune is often played not too fast, so a good tune for beginners. The chords are moving a little bit faster and … Read more

The Butterfly

the butterfly tin whistle notes and chords sheet music

Probably one of the most frequently played slip jigs on Irish sessions. However, there are also many great recording in smaller settings, especially harp in combination with tin whistle or low whistle. For this post I have used a recording with harp and D-low whistle … Read more

Morrison’s Jig

morrison's jig sheet music chords tin whistle bouzouki

Morrison’s jig is a real fun jig to play. Not only on tin whistle, but actually on any instrument. It is standard tune for almost any Irish sessions and often played in combination with Kesh Jig. Though it is a real traditional tune, it … Read more

Saddle the Pony

Saddle the pony tin whistle notes chords and sheet music

Saddle the Pony is a lively and easy to play jig to make you happy. Listen and look to this lovely recording and you feel the sun shining through the fog. A funny detail in the recording I chose to illustrate the tune is that … Read more

Kesh Jig

Kesh Jig tin whistle notes chords

The Kesh Jig is probably one of the most widely played Irish session tunes. It has become famous by the Bothy Band after they recorded it at their first album in 1975. Flute and tin whistle player Matt Molloy plays the song on flute, but … Read more