New Road to Sligo, The

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David Reiner composed 'The New Road to Sligo'. It is played for us by Liz Carroll. David told me that he composed this tune 'to tell the story of a musical road trip, from the bold beginning in G minor, to the detour into B flat, to the simpler and lyrical third part.'

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Séamus Connolly
Boston College Libraries

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10-07_The_New_Road_to_Sligo-Jig.pdf
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Carroll, Liz (fiddle) and Reiner, David (composer), “The New Road to Sligo,” The Séamus Connolly Collection of Irish Music, accessed August 6, 2020, https://connollymusiccollection.bc.edu/document/533.