New Road to Sligo, The


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.'


Séamus Connolly
Boston College Libraries

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Carroll, Liz (fiddle) and Reiner, David (composer), “The New Road to Sligo,” The Séamus Connolly Collection of Irish Music, accessed July 25, 2024,