"Slug Jam" collection

Sheetmusic and sound files for Slug Jam tunes

Note that the easiest tunes have been labeled in italic font.

Slug Jam rules [PDF]


Irish tunes

Jigs -- 6/8 time

Swallowtail Jig (E dorian) sheetmusic [PDF] Sound file (slow speed) [MIDI] Sound file (normal speed) [MIDI] ABC source code

Reels -- 4/4 time

Autumn Child reel (E dorian) sheetmusic [PDF] Sound file (slow speed) [MIDI] Sound file (normal speed) [MIDI] ABC source code
The Minstrel Boy (D major) sheetmusic [PDF] Sound file (slow speed) [MIDI] Sound file (normal speed) [MIDI] ABC source code

Waltzes -- 3/4 time

Star of the County Down (A minor) sheetmusic and lyrics [PDF] Sound file (slow speed) [MIDI] Sound file (normal speed) [MIDI] ABC source code

Polkas -- 2/4 time

Egan's Polka (D major) sheetmusic [PDF] Sound file (slow speed) [MIDI] Sound file (normal speed) [MIDI] ABC source code
Rattlin' Bog Polka (D major) sheetmusic [PDF] Sound file (slow speed) [MIDI] Sound file (normal speed) [MIDI] ABC source code

O'Carolan

Si Beag Si Mor (D major) sheetmusic [PDF] Sound file (slow speed) [MIDI] Sound file (normal speed) [MIDI] ABC source code


English tunes

Bottom of the Punch Bowl (D major) sheetmusic [PDF] Sound file (slow speed) [MIDI] Sound file (normal speed) [MIDI] ABC source code


Scottish tunes

Coilsfield House (G major) sheetmusic [PDF] Sound file (slow speed) [MIDI] Sound file (normal speed) [MIDI] ABC source code
Hector The Hero (A major) sheetmusic [PDF] Sound file (slow speed) [MIDI] Sound file (normal speed) [MIDI] ABC source code
Sound of Sleat (A dorian) sheetmusic [PDF] Sound file (slow speed) [MIDI] Sound file (normal speed) [MIDI] ABC source code
Arran Boat Song (A dorian) sheetmusic [PDF] Sound file (slow speed) [MIDI] Sound file (normal speed) [MIDI] ABC source code


Swedish tunes

Josefin's Waltz (G major) sheetmusic [PDF] Sound file (slow speed) [MIDI] Sound file (normal speed) [MIDI] ABC source code


Norwegian tunes

Venjan (D major) sheetmusic [PDF] Sound file (slow speed) [MIDI] Sound file (normal speed) [MIDI] ABC source code


American tunes

Angeline The Baker (G major) sheetmusic [PDF] Sound file (slow speed) [MIDI] Sound file (normal speed) [MIDI] ABC source code
Ashokan Farewell (D major) sheetmusic [PDF] Sound file (slow speed) [MIDI] Sound file (normal speed) [MIDI] ABC source code
Boil 'Em Cabbage Down (D major) sheetmusic [PDF] Sound file (slow speed) [MIDI] Sound file (normal speed) [MIDI] ABC source code
Lazy John (G major) sheetmusic [PDF] Sound file (slow speed) [MIDI] Sound file (normal speed) [MIDI] ABC source code
Midnight On The Water (D major) sheetmusic [PDF] Sound file (slow speed) [MIDI] Sound file (normal speed) [MIDI] ABC source code
The Old Yellow Dog Comes Trottin' Through The Meetin' House (G major) sheetmusic [PDF] Sound file (slow speed) [MIDI] Sound file (normal speed) [MIDI] ABC source code
Pig Ankle Rag (D major) sheetmusic [PDF] Sound file (slow speed) [MIDI] Sound file (normal speed) [MIDI] ABC source code
Shove That Pig's Foot A Little Closer To The Fire (G major) sheetmusic [PDF] Sound file (slow speed) [MIDI] Sound file (normal speed) [MIDI] ABC source code
Soldier's Joy (D major) sheetmusic [PDF] Sound file (slow speed) [MIDI] Sound file (normal speed) [MIDI] ABC source code
Will The Circle Be Unbroken (G major) sheetmusic and lyrics [PDF] Sound file (slow speed) [MIDI] Sound file (normal speed) [MIDI] ABC source code


German tunes

Oh How Lovely Is The Evening (D major) sheetmusic [PDF] Sound file (normal speed) [MIDI] ABC source code


Finnish tunes

Emma's Waltz (A harmonic minor) sheetmusic [PDF] Sound file (slow speed) [MIDI] Sound file (normal speed) [MIDI] ABC source code


Music Theory Tutorials

The Circle of Fifths [PDF]
Modes [PDF]


Miscellaneous

Cuesheet of Irish tunes [PDF]
Cuesheet of Irish tunes for Slow Sessions at Irish & Folk Nights [PDF]
Cuesheet of Tony's favorite tunes [PDF]
"Deliberate Practice" guide for adult beginners [PDF]
LINK to traditional Christmas tunes page [HTML]