Banish Misfortune

Jig, D Mixolydian, Traditional Irish


Dots (Music Notation)

As always for traditional tunes, the musical notation and chords do not indicate the “right” way to play the tune, but are a useful reference.

Sheet music for Banish Misfortune, traditional Irish jig in D Mixolydian.

Play from the Dots
Slow tempo70bpm
Moderate tempo 90bpm


Examples of sets that include this tune.

  • The Hag at the Churn / Banish Misfortune
  • Blarney Pilgrim / Garrett Barry’s / Banish Misfortune
  • Banish Misfortune​ / ​Munster Buttermilk ​/​ Old Favorite
  • The Killaval Jig / Banish Misfortune / The Black Rogue

References and Resources

For those who want to dig deeper, here are some other resources.