Matt Peoples’ Reel #1

Reel, A Dorian, Traditional Irish

Matt Peoples' Reel #1 - Traditional Irish Reel - TrailJams


Sheet Music

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 with chords for Matt People's Reel #1, traditional Irish Reel in A Dorian. Arrangement by Jonathan Lay.
Play from the Dots
Very slow tempo 45bpm
Slow tempo 65bpm
Moderate tempo 85bpm


Examples of sets that include this tune.

  • The Pigeon on the Gate / Lafferty’s Reel / Matt Peoples’ Reel #1
  • Matt Peoples’ Reel #1 / Matt Peoples’ Reel #2

References and Resources

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