Joy of My LIfe
This well-known jig is performed on this track by yours truly, Séamus Connolly. With help on the banjo from my friend Kevin McElroy, we offer this grand two-part jig as a way to invite musicians to play this tune once again. The interesting second part of the tune comes from the fiddle playing of Thomas Power from Doonbeg in County Clare.
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McElroy, Kevin (banjo) and Connolly, Séamus (fiddle), “Joy of My LIfe,” The Séamus Connolly Collection of Irish Music, accessed December 3, 2023, https://connollymusiccollection.bc.edu/document/505.