X: 1 T:Scattery Island Slide, The S:Various Z:Nigel Gatherer R:slide M:12/8 L:1/8 K:D FGA d2d FGA d2d | e2A cBA e2A cBA | FGA d2d FGA d2d | e2A cBA B2c d3 :| a3 f2e d3 def | g3 f3 e3 efg | a3 f2e d3 def | e2A cBA B2c d3 :|
MP3: (Played by David Kaynor slowly, teaching for the Vermont Fiddle Orchestra,)
Sheet Music: Click image to enlarge. To download, right-click in enlarged image and "Save as...".
Other Tunes in Set:
*Notes: Scattery Island lies in the Shannon estuary, between the counties of Clare and Kerry.
This tune was taught to us as “Scattery Island Jig”, but there is a tune by that name on TheSession.org that differs from the slide version represented by the above MP3, sheet music and ABC.