About this song
One of the more popular jigs at sessions just about everywhere. Named after the village of Kesh, Ireland, this tune was first printed in 1850 under the name “Tear the Callies”. It’s common for traditional Irish tunes to have many different names and sources, and it can be difficult to pinpoint their origins.
Exercises to help learn this songExercises (PDF link)
Backing TracksBacking track with violin (link)
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