Jig, G, Traditional Irish
- Video – Shane Farrell Music: The Old Favourite Jig – tune played on tenor banjo
- Audio – Stephen Ducke: The Old Favourite (Jig) – played on tin whistle. From the book Irish Music – 400 Traditional Tunes
- Video – StarCreekCeili: The Old Favorite – Garrett Barry’s Jig – played on uilleann pipes, fiddle, with guitar & bodhran. Star Creek Ceili Band, Foster, RI.
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.
Play from the Dots
Examples of sets that include this tune.
- Scatter the Mud Jig Set: Scatter the Mud (A Dorian) / The Black Rogue (D) / Old Favorite (G)
- The Old Favorite / Garrett Barry’s Jig
References and Resources
For those who want to dig deeper, here are some other resources.