The Mug of Brown Ale

Traditional Irish Jig, A Dorian
TrailJams Tune of the Week for September 2, 2021

The Mug of Brown Ale. Jig, A Dorian. TrailJams Tune of the Week.


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.

Musical score (sheet music) for The Mug of Brown Ale, traditional Irish Jig in A Dorian. Chords for Mug of Brown Ale.
Play from the Dots
Slow tempo 70bpm
Moderate tempo 90bpm


  • Connaughtman’s Rambles (D) / Mug of Brown Ale (A Dorian)  / Kesh Jig (G)
  • Out on the Ocean (G) / Mug of Brown Ale (A Dorian)

References and Resources

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