Reels: The Banshee / Cooley’s / The Maid Behind the Bar
This savory set of tunes ranges from jaunty major key moods to haunting minor key moods. It is built from three TrailJams Tunes of the Week.
- The Banshee (G) TrailJams Tune of the Week for July 15, 2021
- Cooley’s Reel (E Dorian or E Minor) TrailJams Tune of the Week for July 1, 2021
- The Maid Behind the Bar (D) TrailJams Tune of the Week for July 8, 2021
A crucial part of learning traditional tunes is listening to them played in the traditional style by a musician. Mekela Rayburn has published a video of her playing the set on fiddle at a modest tempo. Here is a link to her video, as well as to two audio files of the tune with chords.